The Blog - What’s happening in wind

Posted

18/11/2015

Author

Richard Heap

OST Energy expands with Paris office

The appearance of French energy minister Ségolène Royal at the EWEA annual event in Paris yesterday was meant to tell us one thing: France is serious about wind energy.

It is a message that the French government has been making repeatedly over the last six months. In June, it adopted a law saying 40% of France’s electricity demand should come from renewables by 2030; and its offshore wind plans ...

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Posted

25/02/2015

Author

Richard Heap

Tags

GlobalGWEC

Wind Faces Challenging 2015 After Record 2014


To paraphrase the great Marilyn Monroe, “Good things don’t last forever. So live it up, drink it down and laugh it off because at one point, [this] was exactly what you wanted.”

And while the great American icon may well have been talking about dating, and not wind energy, the parallels remain. Since 2014 has been hailed as a record-breaking year for global wind.

The world’s top ten turbin ...

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