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Content Iss. 2022-08-04

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US climate protection? The answer is... maybe
Detail_united-states-of-america-2886966_1280President Joe Biden had originally set out to finally introduce comprehensive climate protection measures in the US. But internal party squabbles prevented his program. Now there is a surprising agreement on a slimmed-down package - but is it any good?

Joe Biden does not have an easy life. He has the task of governing a deeply divided America, where Democrats and Republicans are irreconcilably opposed. When there is further trouble within his own ranks, governing becomes almost impossible for him.

This is what happened with the 'Build Back Better' reform program, which provided two trillion dollars for comprehensive renovations of the infrastructure, energy system and healthcare. Its passing ultimately failed because of Joe Manchin, Democratic ...

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Despite all difficulties: record investments in renewables in first half of 2022
List_geld_4Global investment in renewable energy totaled $226 billion in the first half of 2022, setting a new record for the first six months of a year, BloombergNEF reports.

Global ...

U.S. Government fund projects for grid reliability despite renewable energy
List_strom_11The 'Solar and Wind Grid Services and Reliability Demonstration Program' will show how clean energy resources can address key reliability challenges facing the grid by developing and testing tools and plant functions that...
Ireland increases offshore wind target
List_irland_3The Irish Government has announced to increase its offshore wind ambition. Wind Energy Ireland welcomes the decision, but also warns the planning system needs to be reformed.

Noel Cunniffe, CEO of Wind Energy ...

Denmark to expand renewables to reduce dependence from Russian gas
List_guy-g428db3d2f_1280The Danish Government has pledged to step up its renewable development program, by increasing the number of solar photovoltaic (PV) and onshore wind plants by 2030, GlobalData finds. ...
Total Eren finishes construction of three wind farms
Detail_wind_11French renewable energy company Total Eren finished work on three wind farms in Portugal adding 52.8 MW of wind power to its portfolio of electricity generation from renewable sources.

GENERG, 100% owned by Total Eren, completed the constructon of its three largest wind farms in Portugal in July, the company announced.

  • Caramulo wind farm consists of four Nordex N149 turbines (4.8MW) with a total capacity of 19.2 MW producing 62.1 GWh annually
  • Gardunha wind farm consists of five ...
Next German offshore wind farm powers up
Detail_rwe_20220802The first turbine of the Kaskasi offshore wind farm was recently commissioned 35 kilometers north of the island of Helgoland and is now feeding green electricity into the grid.

Operator RWE announced that the Kaskasi offshore wind farm will consist of a total of 38 Siemens Gamesa SG 8.0-167 DD Flex wind turbines, each with a capacity of nearly 9 megawatts. Nine of these turbines have already been installed. When the wind farm is fully ...

Fugro to support Vattenfall in building the Norfolk offshore wind farms
 NEWS of the WEEK
160 m is the new benchmark for met masts in South Africa
List_geo-net_mast_160_mGEO-NET installed the first two 160 m met masts in South Africa for wind and energy yield assessments for their customer. These are the highest wind measuring masts in South Africa for wind farm development. ...
Schaeffler: solid results in a challenging environment
List_schaeffler_20220510_4Guidance for 2022 confirmed

Global automotive and industrial supplier Schaeffler published its interim financial report for the first half of 2022 today. The Schaeffler Group’s revenue for the first six months ...

Nexans publishes half year results for 2022
List_nexans_20220802Nexans has published its financial statements for the first-half of 2022 with record-high EBITDA, net income and ROCE performances, underpinned by strong momentum and Nexans’ transformation platform.
  • Record-high EBITDA, net income and...
ABO Wind sells rights for Canadian wind farm
List_abo_wind_20220728The Alberta Utility Commission has granted permits for 83 Siemens Gamesa turbines with a capacity of 6.2 megawatts each and the connection to the public power grid.

German-based renewable energy developer ABO Wind has sold its ...

WindEurope welcomes Greek Offshore Wind Law
List_griechenland_1Last week the Greek Parliament approved the country’s first Offshore Wind Law – an important step towards operating the first wind farms in Greek waters.

Greece has 4.5 GW of wind energy installed today, all onshore, covering ...

Ørsted inaugurates O&M Hub in Taiwan
List_orsted_20220802Located at the Port of Taichung, the O&M hub is the first operations facility with green design and the largest in terms of size and offshore service capacity in the Asia-Pacific region.

Global offshore wind leader ...

Siemens Gamesa announces immediate action to accelerate turnaround
List_siemens_20220802Siemens Gamesa today announced decisive steps under the Mistral strategy program to accelerate the company’s turnaround after ending a challenging third quarter marked by ongoing difficulties in the wind energy industry as well as...
Professio Energia and Danske Commodities sign PPA for three Croatian wind farms
List_wind_20The wind farms are among the first in Croatia to voluntarily leave the Feed-in Tariff (FiT) subsidy scheme.

Effective as of 1 August 2022, Danske Commodities will provide ...

Iberdrola invests in Polish renewable energy projects
List_iberdrola_20220802The preliminary agreement was signed with Augusta Energy for the acquisition of 98 megawatts includes wind and solar projects in Poland.

Iberdrola has closed a preliminary agreement for the acquisition of 98 megawatts ...

New rare earth-free generator solution for the offshore wind market designed
List_offshore_wind_5“Existing turbines use radial-flux generators, and the current designs are reliant on rare earth magnets,” teases Andrew Hine from GreenSpur Wind. “However, we employ a unique and highly innovative axial-flux architecture...
Eickhoff gets new up-tower crane from KenzFigee
List_kenfigee_20220801The Heli-HookTM up-tower crane will be used to exchange gearbox components on wind turbines of leading wind turbine manufacturers with a hub height of maximum 140 meter.

In May 2022 Eickhoff took delivery of the first new ...

Siemens Gamesa wins first offshore wind order from Japan
List_siemens_20220705The order includes 14 SG 8.0-167 DD offshore wind turbines, each with a capacity of 8 megawatts and featuring a 167-meter rotor.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy has been awarded the firm order for the 112-MW ...

Pattern Energy acquires large transmission project
List_strom_12The SunZia transmission project will help transport clean energy across state borders in western U.S.

Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern Energy) announced it has acquired the SunZia Transmission project from SouthWestern ...

New Australian Government: Legislating to end climate and energy chaos
List_australia_1Legislating targets provides the strongest possible signal to industry and investors of Australia’s collective commitment to decarbonising the economy and becoming a renewable energy ...
2022-08-10 Gelsenkirchen: 14. Branchentag Windenergie NRW
2022-08-12 Rostock: Rostock Wind 2022
2022-08-24 Dallas: SCADA Technology Summit
2022-08-25 Hanoi: Vietnam Offshore Wind Congress & Expo 2022 (VOWC 2022)
2022-08-25 Paris: GMRSE2022, Global Meet on Renewable and Sustainable Energy 2022
2022-08-31 Bern: Nationale Windenergietagung 2022
2022-08-31 Busan: 16th Environment & Energy Tech 2022 (ENTECH 2022)
2022-08-31 Chiba: Wind Expo Tokyo
2022-08-31 Rostock: 11. Zukunftskonferenz Wind & Maritim
2022-09-06 Mexico City: the green expo 2022
2022-09-06 Phnom Penh: Camenergy
2022-09-06 Bejing: China Wind Power 2022
2022-09-07 Glasgow: Onshore Wind Energy 2022
2022-09-12 Melbourne: Global Renewable Energy Meet (Energy Oceania)
2022-09-13 Adelaide : Energy Storage Forum 2022
2022-09-13 Austin: Wind Power Finance & Investment Summit USA
2022-09-14 Husum: H2O Konferenz
2022-09-14 Bangkok: ASEAN Sustainable Energy Week 2022
2022-09-14 Los Angeles: 9th Annual Net Zero Conference 2022
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