Category Archives: GWEC in press

Global businesses turning to wind power – Canada passes important milestone

Environmental Expert

As the global climate crisis deepens, and political attention to climate increases in the run up to the Paris Climate summit in December, Global Wind Day celebrates the fact that more and more companies are turning to clean, reliable and cost-effective wind energy to power their businesses.

Global Wind Day is a worldwide event that occurs annually on 15 June. …

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No more coal

Eletaen.gr

Interview with GWEC Chairman Klaus Rave 

Συνέντευξη στο ΒΗΜΑ του προσκεκλημένου από την ΕΛΕΤΑΕΝ για τις εκδηλώσεις της Παγκόσμια Ημέρας του Ανέμου, Προέδρου του Παγκοσμίου Συμβουλίου Αιολικής Ενέργειας Δρ. Κλάους Ρέιβ.

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The world is celebrating Global Wind Day

Sun & Wind Energy

As the global climate crisis deepens, and political attention to climate increases in the run up to the Paris Climate summit in December, on Global Wind Day it was celebrated the fact that more and more companies are turning to clean, reliable and cost-effective wind energy to power their businesses.

Global Wind Day is a worldwide event that …

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Γιορτάστηκε και φέτος με εκδηλώσεις η Ημέρα του Ανέμου

energypress

Με εκδηλώσεις σε όλον τον πλανήτη εορτάστηκε με ενθουσιασμό η Παγκόσμια Ημέρα του Ανέμου, 15 Ιουνίου 2015. Οι εκδηλώσεις πραγματοποιήθηκαν υπό την αιγίδα του Παγκοσμίου Συμβουλίου Αιολικής Ενέργειας, G.W.E.C. και της Ευρωπαϊκής Ένωσης Αιολικής Ενέργειας, E.W.E.A., εθνικός εκπρόσωπος των οποίων είναι η Ελληνική Επιστημονική Ένωση Αιολικής Ενέργειας (ΕΛΕΤΑΕΝ) και συμμετέχει ανελλιπώς από το 2007.

Η ΕΛΕΤΑΕΝ βρέθηκε στην Πλατεία Συντάγματος από …

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Winds of Change

Economic Times India

At a time when the world is trying to meet its energy requirements, constant efforts are on in India to find alternative sources of energy. Countries across the globe are successfully turning to solar and wind energy to harness power. With renewable energy, the energyoutput is not only efficient, but also eco-friendly. The usage of wind for the generation of power began in …

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Sector uses Global Wind Day to stress business credentials

Recharge news

The wind industry today celebrated its annual Global Wind Day by stressing its credentials as a “fully mainstream” industrial sector.

As organisations and businesses around the world held events to mark the day, the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) said the renewable source had emerged as “the favoured solution for large companies who need a reliable and consistent energy flow …

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Wind energy industry touts global growing business appeal

BusinessGreen

Global Wind Day aims to promote benefits of wind power to private sector firms

The annual event, organised by the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) and the Global Wind Energy Council, will today stage a series of open days, school visits and marketing initiatives designed to raise the profile of wind energy to a wide range of audiences.

Malgosia Bartosik, acting CEO …

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Quercus eyes 300 MW of Italian wind with new investment fund

SeeNews Renewables

Quercus Asset Selection is launching a new investment fund whose goal is to build a 300-MW portfolio of Italian wind farms in the next two years.

The Luxembourg-based infrastructure investor said Monday it aims at total investments of at least EUR 150 million (USD 170m). To gain access to the fund, international institutional investors will have to commit no less …

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Can China’s top-down approach fix its environmental crisis?

The Guardian

China’s top-down, engineering-driven approach may clean-up its environmental crisis, just don’t expect transparency and accountability.

China has the largest and one of the most dynamic clean tech sectors in the world. The close to $90bn invested in clean tech last year puts it well ahead of both the EU and the US. For all the recent troubles of companies such …

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What can the June G7 Summit do to boost global climate action in the run up to Paris?

Climate Change – The New Economy

Unless there is political intervention, we will leave Paris with an agreement which to my mind conjures up a picture of a Christmas tree decorating party, where everyone will come and bring ornaments to hang on the tree, and a few will leave presents ‘from Santa’. If the ornaments represent the INDC pledges, and the …

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