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Venezuelan congress addresses climate, algal bloom kills Chilean salmon, climate change threatens Brazilian agriculture

Switchboard – Natural Resources Defense Council Staff Blog

The Standing Committee on the Environment, Natural Resources and Climate Change of the National Assembly in Venezuela pledged to include and prioritize climate change in the parliament’s agenda due to its devastating impact on communities, the economy and the environment. With an agenda in hand and several meeting underway, the currently proposed plan …

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China aims to blow away pollution with wind

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Now, hopes are riding on wind.

There are good reasons for that. Over the past decade, the wind energy sector has grown hundredfold, both in terms of capacity and production: China boasts the highest expansion rate in the world, even during a global slowdown.

And since 2010, China has been the largest wind power producer, as well. It generates more than 153.4 …

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Match-making meetings with Brazilian companies at EWEA 2015

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Tour of exhibition by Brazilian companies at EWEA 2015

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GWEC activities during EWEA 2015

Meet the GWEC team and our event partners at booth K10-2c

 

Join us at our Booth K10-2c (opposite the Danish Pavilion), and see how GWEC can help your company build your business in emerging wind markets! Meet our event partners and ensure your company gets optimum visibility at our upcoming events in Mexico, Brazil, China and South …

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Doing Business in… Europe (21 September 2015, 3pm CEST)

Webinar in partnership with GWEC and Renewable Energy World

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As the world’s attention turns towards the landmark COP21 climate negotiations in Paris later this year, the European wind industry is in a confident mood.

There is now 128.8 GW of installed wind energy capacity in the EU (approximately 120.6 GW onshore and just over 8 GW offshore) and the future outlook …

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Renewables produce 32.5% of Germany’s power in H1 2015

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Renewable power plants in Germany generated 32.5% of the country’s electricity in the first half of 2015, mainly thanks to wind power capacity additions, the Renewable Energy Federation (BEE) said Tuesday.

Germany has witnessed strong growth in onshore wind, but at the same time there is a notable decline in solar photovoltaic (PV) and biogas installations, commented BEE head Hermann Falk. …

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Global businesses turn to wind power

– Global Wind Day is celebrated on 15 June

Worldwide, 15 June. 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 we celebrate the fact that more and more companies are turning to clean, reliable and cost-effective wind energy …

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Doing Business in… South Africa (14 September 2015, 3pm CEST)

Webinar in partnership with Renewable Energy World

Wind Energy in South Africa has been expanding dramatically, growing from 10 MW installed in 2011 to 1980 MW past financial close in 2015, with about a third commercially operational, a third approaching commissioning and a third about to commence construction. Growth is strong, with projections of 6,000 MW installed by end of 2020. …

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