Reports and white papers

Insightful content published by A Word About Wind and its partners.

About our reports

We publish a number of reports each year covering specialist topics within the sector, as well as our industry-recognised power lists. All our reports are available to members to download. From time to time we also may make reports freely downloadable outside our membership.

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Wind Industry Report: North American Power List 2018

Wind Industry Report: North American Power List 2018

Published by A Word About Wind

On 29th May, we published our debut North American Power List, which is the who's who of key individuals in the North American wind industry.

Wind Industry Report: North American Power List 2018

Wind Industry Report: North American Power List 2018

On 29th May, we published our debut North American Power List, which is the who's who of key individuals in the North American wind industry.

Finance Quarterly - Q1 2018

Finance Quarterly - Q1 2018

Published by A Word About Wind

On 9th January, we published our first Finance Quarterly report of 2018.

Finance Quarterly - Q1 2018

Finance Quarterly - Q1 2018

On 9th January, we published our first Finance Quarterly report of 2018.

Finance Quarterly - Q4 2017

Finance Quarterly - Q4 2017

Published by A Word About Wind in association with DNV GL

On 10th October, we published our second Finance Quarterly report, in association with our headline sponsor DNV GL, a leading energy advisor.

Finance Quarterly - Q4 2017

Finance Quarterly - Q4 2017

On 10th October, we published our second Finance Quarterly report, in association with our headline sponsor DNV GL, a leading energy advisor.

Wind Farm Optimisation Report

Wind Farm Optimisation Report

Published by A Word About Wind in association with Wood Group

Published in September 2016, in association with Wood Group (formerly SgurrEnergy), this special report looks at wind farm optimisation.

Wind Farm Optimisation Report

Wind Farm Optimisation Report

Published in September 2016, in association with Wood Group (formerly SgurrEnergy), this special report looks at wind farm optimisation.

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2017

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2017

Published by A Word About Wind in association with Sentient Science

On 14th November, we published our sixth-annual who's who of key individuals in the global wind industry.

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2017

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2017

On 14th November, we published our sixth-annual who's who of key individuals in the global wind industry.

Finance Quarterly - Q3 2017

Finance Quarterly - Q3 2017

Published by A Word About Wind in association with DNV GL

On 11th July 2017, we published our first Finance Quarterly report, in association with our headline sponsor DNV GL, a leading energy advisor.

Finance Quarterly - Q3 2017

Finance Quarterly - Q3 2017

On 11th July 2017, we published our first Finance Quarterly report, in association with our headline sponsor DNV GL, a leading energy advisor.

PPA Partnerships

PPA Partnerships

Published by A Word About Wind in association with Apex Clean Energy

Published on 25th April 2017, in association with US renewable energy company Apex Clean Energy, this report explores the opportunities of power purchase agreements for small- and medium-sized electricity users.

PPA Partnerships

PPA Partnerships

Published on 25th April 2017, in association with US renewable energy company Apex Clean Energy, this report explores the opportunities of power purchase agreements for small- and medium-sized electricity users.

Wind Investment Report: Emerging Markets

Wind Investment Report: Emerging Markets

Published by A Word About Wind in association with Marathon Capital

Published on 9th May 2017, our Emerging Markets report looks at the most exciting investment opportunities in wind globally, with insight from top industry figures.

Wind Investment Report: Emerging Markets

Wind Investment Report: Emerging Markets

Published on 9th May 2017, our Emerging Markets report looks at the most exciting investment opportunities in wind globally, with insight from top industry figures.

Women's Power List

Women's Power List

Published by A Word About Wind in association with Green Giraffe

Published 7th March 2017, we look at wind’s top female deal-makers, power-brokers and influencers in our inaugural Women's Power List report.

Women's Power List

Women's Power List

Published 7th March 2017, we look at wind’s top female deal-makers, power-brokers and influencers in our inaugural Women's Power List report.

Finance 2017

Finance 2017

Published by A Word About Wind

Published on 10th January 2017, this is our indispensable guide to the key issues that are set to shape wind energy finance in the year ahead.

Finance 2017

Finance 2017

Published on 10th January 2017, this is our indispensable guide to the key issues that are set to shape wind energy finance in the year ahead.

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2016

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2016

Published by A Word About Wind

Published on 8th November 2016, this is the definitive who’s who of key industry figures working in wind.

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2016

The Top 100 Power People in Wind 2016

Published on 8th November 2016, this is the definitive who’s who of key industry figures working in wind.

Landmark Deals

Landmark Deals

Published by A Word About Wind

Published on 6th September 2016, our Landmark Deals report looks at the most important deals in wind in the last year, including takeovers, cross-border deals, project financings, initial public offerings and more.

Landmark Deals

Landmark Deals

Published on 6th September 2016, our Landmark Deals report looks at the most important deals in wind in the last year, including takeovers, cross-border deals, project financings, initial public offerings and more.