wind energy directive News

  • Innovative anemometer and wind direction sensor

    US Manufacturer of wind sensors Barani Design is expanding its portfolio of wind sensor solutions. The new wind speed sensor (anemometer) integrates a high response electronic ...


    By Wind101

  • Determination of Wind Velocity and Wind Direction with the PCE-WL 1 Wind Recorder

    PCE Instruments UK has recently added the new PCE-WL 1 wind recorder to its range of products. The PCE-WL 1 wind recorder is a measuring instrument which measures and records wind velocity over a long period. Thanks to the power supply via batteries, it can be used in mobile applications. Since wind power energy is a cost intensive investment, it is important to know how much wind energy is to be ...


    By PCE Instruments UK Ltd

  • New direction for UK energy policy

    Consultation on ending unabated coal-fired power stations by 2025 New gas-fired power stations a priority Commitment to offshore wind support completes commitment to secure, low-carbon, affordable electricity supplies Move towards a smarter energy system Energy and Climate Change Secretary Amber Rudd has ...

  • Global Wind Energy Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Global Wind Energy Industry ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Wind – green energy for Europe

    Opening speech at the European Wind Energy Conf. by Andris PiebalgsMarseille, 16 March 2009 Ladies and Gentlemen, It is a pleasure for me to be here at the opening session to welcome you to the 2009 edition of the European Wind Energy Conference in Marseille. I would like to thank EWEA for organising this major event, and for inviting me again this year. I really appreciate this yearly ...

  • Wind Energy - Sweden

    Wind Energy - Sweden Wind Energy Market In Sweden  Description The wind power market in Sweden has strong potential for growth among other sources of power in renewable energy ...


  • Energy answer: Blowing in the wind?

    When the federal government approved the Cape Wind project in April, allowing 130 power-generating turbines to be placed in the waters off Cape Cod, it gave a significant boost to the prospects of wind energy. The comparatively high costs of wind power, however, remain a problem. But in a study, MIT researchers have concluded that some of the price problems associated with wind power can be ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Wind energy outlook for North America

    Home to the second largest wind market in the world - the United States - the region saw a total of 5,784 megawatts of wind capacity installed in 2010. Although 2011 was another difficult year for the industry, today the region accounts for more than 22% of the world's total installed wind capacity. According to a recent report from Pike Research, installations in the region ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • MEPs to consider new EC directive on renewable energy

    Spring brings renewal and this spring in parliament MEPs will be considering a new Commission directive on renewable energy. In March last year EU leaders set a target of 20% of energy from renewable sources like the wind and sea by 2020. Alongside greater energy efficiency and a reduction in greenhouse gas emissions it is hoped these steps will mitigate climate change. In the first of our series ...


    By European Parliament

  • Miliband sets strategic direction for overhaul of energy system

    Faster and fairer planning decisions on new energy infrastructure were a step closer as Energy and Climate Secretary Ed Miliband laid before Parliament draft texts setting out the national need for a low carbon secure energy mix. He also set out an ambitious new policy for the transition to clean coal. The draft National Policy Statements (NPSs) published today are a crucial part of reforms that ...


  • Direct Energy Profit Up 39% in 2010

    Direct Energy, North America's largest competitive energy and energy-related services company(i), today announced a 39 per cent increase in profit for the full year 2010 from C$272 million to C$377 million. The Company is the North American subsidiary of Centrica plc (LSE: CNA) and is the largest competitive retailer of energy and home services to consumers and the third largest commercial and ...


    By Marketwire

  • New Direction World Bank Energy Investments

    The World Bank has issued a new Energy Sector Directions Paper that sets a principles-based course for the Bank's work in the energy sector with a focus on expanding energy access and sustainable energy. The new Energy Sector Directions Paper was discussed by the Bank Group's Executive Board on July 16 and will guide the Bank's operations going forward. World Bank Group President Jim Yong ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Wind and air’s hope for new energy

    Two sets of scientists in the US have devised new ways to snatch more power from thin air. One group of Californian chemists reports that it has found a way to filter carbon dioxide directly from the air and turn it into clean-burning methanol. While scientists at Sandia National Laboratories have announced a design for an offshore wind turbine rotor blade 200 ...


    By Climate News Network

  • XZERES Wind Now Offering `Buy Direct` Program to Streamline Purchases of Small Wind Turbines

    WILSONVILLE, OR - XZERES Wind Corporation (OTCBB: XWND) announced today the introduction and availability of the Buy Direct program for its small wind power systems. In addition to collaborating with an extensive dealer network, XZERES is solidifying its position as a leader in the small wind industry by directly providing a genuine turnkey solution for customers seeking to purchase the XZERES ...


    By XZERES Wind

  • A new direction for climate negotiations

    The Copenhagen climate summit ended six months ago in what was widely seen in the clean tech and environmentalist communities as a major disappointment. Now, six months later, at the conclusion of yet another climate negotiation in Bonn, Germany, optimism for a climate agreement this year is no brighter than in those dark days of December. Nonetheless, the outlines of a pragmatic new approach are ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • European Commission prepares offshore wind energy plan

    The European Commission is inviting investors, project developers, wind turbine manufacturers, energy companies, government services, environmental NGOs and all other interested stakeholders, including the general public, to help identify the key barriers for the further development of offshore wind energy in Europe and what might be done to overcome them. On 23 January 2008 the Commission made a ...

  • Sauer Energy Completes Asset Purchase of Helix Wind

    Sauer Energy, Inc. ("SEI") (OTCBB: SENY), a developer of the patented WindCharger™ vertical-axis wind turbine (VAWT), announced today that on Friday, May 11, 2012, in San Diego County, California, it purchased 100% of the assets of Helix Wind Corporation ("Helix"), manufacturer of small vertical axis wind turbine systems. This acquisition has transferred the complete Helix assets and Helix is ...


    By Marketwire

  • Sauer Energy Announces Upcoming Entrepreneurial Opportunity With Wind

    Sauer Energy, Inc. ("SEI") (OTCBB: SENY), a developer of home and enterprise scale vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) systems, is pleased to announce its development of Community Wind Projects featuring its wind turbine products. The concept is to generate energy from a strategically placed cluster of turbines in a low wind area while remaining close to an existing grid. In response to the ...


    By Marketwire

  • Research and Markets: Emerging Opportunities Direct Drive Wind Turbine Market Globally: The Share of Direct Drive Wind Turbine Technology Increased From 9.8% In 2007 To 21.1% In 2011

    Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g9r28z/emerging_opportuni) has announced the addition of the "Emerging Opportunities Direct Drive Wind Turbine Market Globally: Breakdown by ...


    By Research and Markets

  • Western wind energy increases total assets

    Western Wind Energy Corp. ("Western Wind") recently announced its financial results for the year ended December 31, 2010, and reported generated it first profitable full year with a net income of $2 million.   The Vancouver-based company a mid-tier vertically integrated renewable energy production provider that has by way of 100% direct ownership, over 500 wind turbines and 165 MW of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

Need help finding the right suppliers? Try XPRT Sourcing. Let the XPRTs do the work for you