Press releases


Energy Commissioner addresses EWEC 2010

23/04/10

Speaking at the EWEC Conference Dinner in Warsaw last night, European Energy Commissioner Gunther Oettinger acknowledged that “Wind energy had over 10,000 Megawatt of newly installed capacity last...

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New league table shows wind farm consent times across EU27

22/04/10

It takes on average 42 months to get a building consent for a wind farm in the EU, with Italy, Belgium and the UK among the quickest countries and Spain and Portugal among the slowest. These findings...

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Wind energy reduces electricity prices, says independent study

Date: 21/04/10

Wind power reduces electricity prices and CO2 emissions, a study published today by the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) reveals....

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Wind: 50% of EU electricity in 2050

Date: 20/04/10

Wind energy will meet 50% of the EU’s electricity demand in 2050, top wind energy personalities told Europe’s largest wind energy conference and exhibition.Topping the agenda at the opening day of...

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"... an excellent advertisement of the success of wind energy"
E.ON Climate & Renewables, Germany