gei 2014

Record Greenhouse Gas Levels Impact Atmosphere and Oceans

The amount of greenhouse gases in the atmosphere reached a new record high in 2013, propelled by a surge in levels of carbon dioxide.  This is according to the World Meteorological Organization’s annual Greenhouse Gas Bulletin, which injected even greater urgency into the need for concerted international action against accelerating and potentially devastating climate change. […]

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2013 to be record year for offshore wind energy

Northland Power Acquires Majority Equity Stake in North Sea Offshore Wind Power Farms From RWE Innogy

Northland Power Inc., (“Northland”) (TSX:NPI)(TSX:NPI.PR.A)(TSX:NPI.PR.C)(TSX:NPI.DB.A)(TSX:NPI.DB.B), Toronto, and RWE Innogy GmbH, Essen, have signed an agreement for Northland to acquire an 85% equity stake in three offshore wind projects, consisting of Nordsee One, a 332 megawatt (MW) project currently in advanced development, as well as Nordsee Two and Nordsee Three, which are in early stages of […]

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Gamesa wind energy launches accelerated share capital increase

After the Board of Directors approval, Gamesa announced today to the Spanish Securities Regulator (CNMV) a share capital increase of a maximum of 25,388,070 shares, equivalent to approximately 9.99% of the current capital of the company through an accelerated book-building. This operation allows the Company a flexible way to access business opportunities available in the […]

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France is building the world’s first wind farm with stealth wind turbines designed to minimize interference with radar systems

EDF Energies Nouvelles, the renewables unit of state-controlled utility EDF, aims to install the new Vestas-built wind turbines next spring in the “Ensemble Eolien Catalan” wind farm near Perpignan and start operating them over the course of 2015. “It is a world premiere for this new technology,” an EDF EN spokeswoman said. The wind turbines […]

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Brazil wind energy will invest $7 billion in Brazil’s wind power sector this year

Renewable energy developers will invest $7 billion in Brazil’s wind power sector this year as the source continues its rapid expansion in South America’s largest country. But the sector must overcome supply chain concerns to ensure the success of new projects, according to Brazil’s association Abeeólica. “It’s an emerging challenge but we have to overcome […]

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