‘More wind turbines in a shorter period of time’, those were the main principles in the ‘Windpower 2020’ wind plan by Flemish Minister of Energy Bart Tommelein and his colleague Joke Schauvliege from the department ‘Environment (CD&V)’. Steps have already been taken to remove a number of obstacles for the construction of wind turbines. Minister […]
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Italy needs to set out explicit measures to support wind energy in the next decade – including on repowering of existing assets – if it is serious about meeting its climate targets. On 4-5 June WindEurope participated in the E-Talia Summit in Milan, where the focus was on the development of Italian solar and wind […]
We are delighted to inform you that Wind Energy Solutions is the National Energy Globe Winner of Saint Helena, Ascension and Tristan da Cunha! All national winners were announced in the framework of the World Environment Day on June 5, 2019. Our St. Helena project is now evaluated for the International Award of 2019 too. […]
The wind energy sector is set for a development boom for the coming years. Nations around the world are gearing up for a substantial expansion in renewable energy to offset concerns over energy security and to meet strict environmental targets and timetables. When it comes to wind power most of the focus is being put […]
Combining wind and solar energy, the big picture Solar panels are very popular and are becoming cheaper by the day. Not only are they easy to place on roofs or vacant pieces of land, they are one of the least intrusive renewable technologies available on the market at the moment. When placed on top of […]
A beautiful country well known for its automotive and design industry, a land with great industrial tradition, of course we are talking about Italy.
What is underexposed is Italy’s commitment to develop renewable energy projects. There have been many renewable initiatives over the last decades, whereof most of them relate to solar pv projects […]
In the last few years we faced extreme weather conditions and a growing number of storms and hurricanes. This change has a big impact on ‘daily life’ and more specifically, the energy supply. The number of grid failures is growing and a big group of experts is developing solutions. One solution is […]
WES will be attending the Key Energy Expo 2018, the leading fair for renewable energies in the Mediterrean area which will be held from 6 to 9 November at the Rimini Fiera in Rimini, Italy. Please come and visit us at our stand, stand number 199 in the Key Wind department, hall D7. Key Energy has […]
How many of these facts do you know already? A natural resource with huge potential: Wind power usage is growing rapidly and will play a huge role in our future. But how much do you know about wind power? We provide a rundown of some interesting, and possibly surprising, facts. Do you know all of […]