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Women in Wind program announces 22 new mentors for the class of 2022: GWEC – EQ Mag Pro

The scheme is delighted to be joined by 22 mentors for this year’s program GWEC’s program leaders will work with mentors to help deliver a year of training, industry experience and skill-sharing Following our announcement of the 22 participants for the fourth cohort of the Women in Wind Global Leadership Program, the Global Wind Energy […]

Iberdrola starts up ‘Francisco Pizarro’, the largest photovoltaic plant in Europe of 590 MW – EQ Mag Pro

GWEC: Champion Kitesurfer and Global Wind Energy Council Ambassador lands in Egypt to support wind power ahead of COP27 – EQ Mag Pro

Professional kitesurfer and Global Wind Industry Ambassador Lewis Crathern is visiting Egypt ahead of this year’s COP27 to raise awareness of the potential for wind energy in the country, across the MENA region and for the world. Crathern will be visiting some of Egypt’s most prominent wind energy areas in the Gulf of Suez, and […]

Perovskite, an extraordinary advance in increasing the efficiency of silicon solar cells IV News – EQ Mag Pro

GWEC report identifies floating offshore wind’s critical role in long-term global decarbonization efforts – EQ Mag Pro

Research identifies five countries that could accelerate the growth of floating offshore wind. The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) has today published Floating Offshore Wind – a Global Opportunity, a report setting out the clear opportunity floating offshore wind presents for countries across the globe. The report sets out the enormous role floating offshore wind […]

Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand – EQ Mag Pro

Wind energy industry can create 3.3 million jobs: GWEC

Wind energy industry can create 3.3 million wind power jobs globally over the next five years thanks to major industry expansion, according to Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). This figure includes direct jobs in both onshore and offshore wind, and covers the entire value chain of the sector: project planning and development; manufacturing; installation; operation […]

Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand – EQ Mag Pro

Africa is only tapping into 0.01% of its wind power potential

In 2020, 821 MW of new wind power capacity was installed in Africa and the Middle East, bringing total capacity in the region to over 7 GW, which helps to avoid 10.7 million tonnes of CO2 emissions annually – equivalent to taking 2.3 million passenger cars off the road. The technical wind resource potential on […]

Perovskite, an extraordinary advance in increasing the efficiency of silicon solar cells IV News – EQ Mag Pro

Q1 2020 Wind Energy Auctions Database: Report

As part of GWEC Market Intelligence’s services, the database on global wind auctions is an important tool for the industry to stay up-to-date on all the latest developments and business opportunities around the world. While the industry has been impacted by the COVID-19 crisis and auctions have been delayed or postponed in a few countries, […]

Suzlon announces robust Q1 FY23 Results – EQ Mag Pro

Wind energy industry can generate 4 million jobs globally by 2030: GWEC

“Wind energy has been a major creator of skilled jobs and community benefits. Direct and indirect jobs in wind energy sector will more than triple from 1.2 million in 2018 to nearly 4 million globally by 2030,” the global industry body said in a statement New Delhi: Wind energy sector can generate employment for four […]

Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand – EQ Mag Pro

Wind Industry & COVID-19: Impact in China Update

On 8 April, GWEC hosted a Webcast with key stakeholders from China’s wind industry to discuss the impact that the COVID-19 crisis had on the Chinese wind market and how the industry is recovering. This was  the first Webcast of GWEC’s Wind Industry & COVID-19 Response Hub, with participation from Qin Haiyan, Secretary General at the Chinese […]

RayGen connects solar towers to the grid, but the storage component will have to wait – EQ Mag Pro

Over 60 GW of wind energy capacity installed in 2019, the second-biggest year in history

GWEC calls on governments to ensure regulation is fit for purpose and “look beyond LCOE”, in order to accelerate growth of wind power and meet climate targets. GWEC has published the 15th edition of its flagship Global Wind Report, which finds that 60.4 GW of wind energy capacity was installed globally in 2019, a 19 […]

Renewable energy generation accounts for 25-29% of total power amid rising demand – EQ Mag Pro