Tags: wind energy

Decree creates conditions for rapid development of offshore wind in Brazil

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) welcomes the publication of Decree No 10.946, which creates the regulatory and legal basis for the development of Brazil’s promising offshore wind sector. “Brazil has virtually unlimited offshore wind resources and wind energy companies have already presented applications for licensing for 40GW of offshore wind projects in Brazil, representing […]

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Windergy India 2022: Wind is the Answer to Climate Change Challenges

Windergy India 2022, trade fair and conference for the wind energy sector will be organized from 27 – 29 April 2022 at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi. Supported by Ministry of New and Renewable Energy, Government of India and organised by, Indian Wind Turbine Manufacturers Association (IWTMA) along with PDA Trade Windergy India 2022, is the […]

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GWEC is preparing to ramp up its advocacy and outreach capacity in 2022

 The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) is preparing to ramp up its advocacy and outreach capacity in 2022 thanks to the overwhelming support from industry for its new member structure, which will provide the foundation for faster operational growth. On November 24, 2021, at an Extraordinary General Meeting in Copenhagen, the Association’s members voted resoundingly […]

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Honda 2Wheelers India Installs second wind turbine system in Gujarat

Reducing its dependence on non-renewable resources by leveraging hybrid energy systems (wind & solar), Honda Motorcycle & Scooter India Pvt. Ltd. Inaugurated its 2nd wind turbine system in Bhanvad (Dwarka district, Gujarat), around 350kms from the company’s Vithalapur plant. Built with an investment of INR 176 million, Honda will now produce a total of 4.7 MW […]

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GWEC and Informa Markets: Powering Vietnam’s net zero pathway through Vietnam Wind Power 2021

Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) and Informa Markets Vietnam are bringing together Vietnam Wind Power 2021 (VWP2021), the official wind industry event in Vietnam since 2018. This year’s hybrid conference is supported by British Embassy, Embassy of Denmark, Embassy of Germany, Germany Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ), Norwegian Embassy in Hanoi and its Commercial Section […]

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Tamil Nadu CM asks center to come out with viable policy on offshore wind energy

Tamil Nadu Chief Minister M.K. Stalin has urged the Central government to come out with a viable policy on harnessing offshore wind energy. Speaking at the Southern Zonal Council meeting held in Tirupathi on Sunday, Stalin said the state has huge potential to harness offshore wind energy. “However, we are yet to get a green […]

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Offshore wind industry and marine planning communities to intensify collaboration on climate change

On Ocean Day at COP 26, the UN Global Compact launched a roadmap to advance offshore renewable energy using a climate-smart approach to ocean management, together with the offshore wind industry and the marine planning community.  In order to limit global warming to a 1.5° C increase in line with the Paris Agreement targets, a significant increase […]

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Sembcorp Awarded 180 MW Wind Power Project from the 11th Round of Auctions by SECI in India

Sembcorp Industries’ wholly-owned subsidiary in India has been formally awarded a 180-megawatt (MW) wind power project in the 11th nationwide wind power auction held recently.  The letter of award from SECI for the project has been received by Sembcorp’s renewables subsidiary Green Infra Wind Energy Limited. The project is proposed to be situated in Karnataka. […]

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Senvion India wins order for 591 MW Wind Turbines from JSW Energy

Senvion has been awarded a 591 MW project to deliver its high-quality Wind Turbines for JSW Energy. Senvion turbines will be deployed in JSW Energy’s ongoing pipeline of ~ 2.5 GW of renewable projects which are under construction. The project will comprise of Senvion’s State-of-the-art 2.7MW turbines. When fully deployed these wind turbines will produce […]

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GWEC Creates Africa Wind Power to Accelerate Africa’s Energy Transition

The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has launched Africa WindPower (“AWP”) to address a clear need for a regional body representing the wind industry. AWP offers a platform for dialogue between Africa’s wind industry and government stakeholders, with the ultimate goal of scaling up and accelerating wind project development and deployment across the entire African […]

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