Content Iss. 2022-01-13

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Germany: Spirit of Optimism
Detail_klimaprotest_1Germany's new Minister for Economic Affairs, Robert Habeck, has taken stock of the country's position in the climate crisis. Unsurprisingly, the results are quite sobering. At the same time, however, the minister spreads a spirit of optimism.

The Minister for Economic Affairs and Climate Protection, Robert Habeck (The Green Party) did not bring good news to the press conference on his opening statement on climate protection: "This will not surprise you: We are not starting at the finish line, but with a considerable backlog. The climate protection measures to date are inadequate in all sectors. It is foreseeable that the climate targets for 2022 and 2023 will be missed. But we ...

Top Global Risk: Climate Crisis
List_wec_20220112_1According to the Global Risks Report 2022 by the World Economic Forum, climate risks dominate global concerns as the world enters the third year of the pandemic.

Climate risks dominate global concerns as the world enters ...

Despite energy crisis: renewable power in Asia Pacific gains competitiveness
List_salt-harvesting-3060093_1280Wood Mackenzie forecasts that by 2030, electricity from renewables (mostly utility PV) will be at a 28% discount to coal in the Asia Pacific region.

Asia Pacific’s ...

ITIF report: clean energy innovations need to accelerate
List_innovation-561388_1280The global energy innovation system is currently in poor health, with weaknesses across most indicators, warns a new report from the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation (ITIF), the leading think tank for science and technology...
Government introduced policies will drive US energy transition
List_pinwheels-1639567_1280The US will continue to add significant renewable capacity additions during the forecast period to meet its target of reaching 80% clean energy by 2030.

According to GlobalData’s ...

Natural Power reaches 100 GW milestone in North America
Detail_natural_power_20220111Natural Power has delivered technical advisory services on more than 100 GW of renewable energy projects in North America, the company said.

The team of Natural Power supports a range of clients, including institutional investors and banks, developers, asset owners, power producers and utilities, as well as government organizations, delivering services throughout the region and beyond.

Jim ...

Blackstone invests $3 billion in renewable energy developer Invenergy
Detail_geld_1Blackstone Infrastructure Partners is an investor across energy, transportation, digital infrastructure and water and waste infrastructure sectors.

Blackstone, the world’s largest alternative asset manager, has announced that funds managed by Blackstone Infrastructure Partners have entered into a definitive agreement with Caisse ...

Huisman to supply giant crane
Detail_huisman_20220106_1Huisman has received an order from Danish company BMS Heavy Cranes to supply a 3,000-meter-ton ringer crane with an option for a second unit.

The crane system will initially be used in the offshore wind industry. With the ability to lift components of 1,200 mt at heights of up to 225 m and heavy structures of 3,000 mt at lower heights, the crane will prepare BMS for the installation of the next generation of wind turbines on and offshore and on floating foundations. The crane is also well suited for operations in other industries. The fully electric-powered crane ...

PNE AG commissions two German wind farms
List_wind_5PNE AG has further expanded its internally operated portfolio by commissioing two onshore wind farms in Germany.

PNE AG, which is internationally active in the development and operation of renewable energy ...

Germany: Massive push for renewables planned
List_windeurope_20220112Germany’s new Green Minister for Economics and Climate, Robert Habeck, presented the plans including a massive expansion of wind energy with up to 10 GW of annual new onshore wind installations towards the end of this decade. ...
ACP welcomes BOEM's push for offshore wind in the U.S.
List_offshore_2The Gulf of Mexico and the Humboldt Wind Energy Area offshore Northern California have been taken into consideration for the development of offshore wind energy projects.

“The American Clean Power Association ...

GE Selected by BUMA to supply Electrical Equipment for thyssenkrupp Steel hot rolling mill
List_ge_20220112BUMA selected GE Power Conversion as the partner for the electrical equipment, due to their long-term business relationship and experiences with the end customers installed base.

The ...

GE to supply digital power transformers for several projects
List_100_mva_115_kv_167_hz_1_phase_generator_transformer_2_“The variety of transformer projects that we have recently been awarded is testimony to breadth and depth of our power transformer portfolio,” said Eric Chaussin, Senior Executive High Voltage Products Division Leader at GE’s Grid...
2022-01-13 Prague: 5th Annual Wind Blade Materials Development Forum
2022-01-17 Abu Dhabi: World Future Energy Summit
2022-01-17 -: Wind Turbine Power Performance IEC 61400-12-1
2022-01-19 Leipzig: 3. Leipziger Windrechtsforum
2022-01-20 Prague: 2nd HVDC & Offshore Power Transmission 2022
2022-01-25 Glasgow: Offshore Wind Conference 2022
2022-01-25 online: 10th Asia Offshore Wind Day
2022-01-26 Dallas: POWER-GEN
2022-01-26 Tokyo: Renewable Energy 2022
2022-01-31 Skellefteå: Winterwind 2022
2022-02-01 Aberdeen: SPE Offshore Europe
2022-02-02 Koriyama: Renewable Energy Industrial Fair
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