Wind power increases by 38 MW in 2016 but 84% are death throes of former Pre-allocation Register


Since the Energy Reform came into force three years ago, 65 MW of wind power have been installed, compared to 2,334 MW in the previous three-year period. Thus, wind turbines and components manufacturers have been forced to export almost 100% of what is produced in Spain. The sector expects the auction planned by the government […]

The Spanish renewable sector leads large contracts in Latin America


Gamesa has just signed two new contracts with Iberdrola to supply 325 MW in Mexico, where it has already installed 1,100 wind turbines. Acciona, meanwhile, already meets all the electricity needs of Google’s facilities in Chile with power from its El Romero Solar photovoltaic plant, the largest photovoltaic facility in Latin America where the Spanish […]


Nordex enters Argentina with two wind farms of 148 MW


Last December, Nordex Group successfully entered Argentina´s dynamic market with the award of two construction contracts for two wind farms with a capacity of 148 megawatts.

LIFE_WINDRO is developing the Mediterranean´s largest desalination facility


The LIFE_WINDRO project will carry out a prototype installation for water desalination by reverse osmosis and wind energy with the aim of reducing emissions as well as mitigating climate change and also one of its effects: the lack of water. It will be the largest scale system in a real wind energy desalination facility on […]


Gamesa shareholders give green light to the merger with Siemens Wind Power


Recently Gamesa held in Zamudio (Vizcaya) the Extraordinary General Meeting of Shareholders where with 99.75% of the votes, the necessary agreements have been ratified to effectuate the merger with Siemens Wind Power.

20% of global electricity could be wind in 2030


The latest Global Wind Energy Outlook report released yesterday by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) in Beijing (China) shows that wind energy will dominate the growth of the energy sector in the world. Wind in 2030 can supply up to 20% of the world’s electricity, it claims. Global wind power capacity reached 433 GW […]