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WindEurope

WindEurope asbl/vzw

WindEurope is the voice of the industry with over 450 members headquartered in more than 40 countries, making it Europe’s largest and most powerful wind energy network.

References

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WindEurope asbl/vzw. WindEurope Conference & Exhibition 2017 - Exhibitor List. URL: https://windeurope.org/confex2017/exhibition/exhibitor-list/. [Date Accessed: 12/01/2018].

Business & Finance

22 Oct | World’s second floating offshore wind farm gets EU finance boost

The European Investment Bank today announced a €60m loan to help fund the world’s second floating offshore wind farm in Portugal.

Policy & Markets

27 Sep | Investments in port facilities could help offshore wind cut costs by 5.3%

Investments of €0.5-€1bn in new port infrastructure could help the offshore wind sector to cut costs by up to 5.3%. This is according to figures released by the WindEurope Ports Platform at the Global Wind Summit in Hamburg.

Policy & Markets

20 Mar | World’s first offshore wind farm without subsidies to be built in the Netherlands

The Dutch Government has awarded Vattenfall in a tender to develop the twin Hollandse Kust Zuid offshore wind farms. The two 350 MW wind farms, to be built by 2022, will be the world’s first to be built without public subsidy.

Policy & Markets

29 Nov | Hedging emerges as potential solution for wind energy resource risk

By 2030 only 6% of Europe’s wind energy capacity will be unexposed to market risks through support schemes, down from 75% today. This means that the transition to auctions allocating renewable energy support comes with more exposure to price risk.