EDF Renewables acquires offshore wind project27 February, 2023
EDF Renewables has acquired the Newcastle Offshore Wind Farm, a floating offshore project under development.
AusNet to connect large wind farm to the grid in Victoria30 November, 2022
The Golden Plains Wind Farm in Southwest Victoria will be connected to the grid by AusNet — it will power more than 750,000 homes when the project is completed.
Victoria's zoos now powered by 100% renewable energy02 September, 2021
Healesville Sanctuary is powered by the Crowlands Wind Farm near Ararat, while Melbourne Zoo and Werribee Open Range Zoo use 100% GreenPower.
Predicting power generation from wind and solar15 July, 2021
Machine-learning technology is being used to accurately predict energy generation from wind and solar for integration with the national grid.
Maximising the energy extraction of wind farms12 July, 2021
How can wind farms maximise the amount of energy extracted from wind?
First turbine installed at Mortlake South Wind Farm08 December, 2020
A team of skilled personnel has successfully installed the first wind turbine of ACCIONA's Mortlake South Wind Farm project, erecting the installation over a four-day period.
Partnership to expand German wind power25 June, 2020
Wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa has partnered with Max Bögl Wind in a cooperation model set to propel wind power in Germany.
Purpose-built facility sees Flender expand into WA05 May, 2020
Global mechanical drives supplier Flender plans to expand into Western Australia, announcing a new state-of-the-art facility at the Tonkin Highway Industrial Estate in Bayswater.
Acciona to build huge wind farm complex in Qld27 March, 2020
Reported to be the largest ever wind farm in Australia, the MacIntyre complex will boost the Queensland Government's decarbonisation strategy, mobilising total investments of $1.96 billion.
HARTING Han 1A industrial connectors12 September, 2019
HARTING's Han 1A industrial connector series is particularly suitable for sensors, small drives and lighting.
Kazakhstani researchers on track to power trains with wind27 August, 2019
Researchers from Nazarbayev University in Kazakhstan's capital of Nur-Sultan are developing a solution to reduce carbon emissions using the wind generated by moving trains.
Researchers use wake steering to optimise wind farm07 August, 2019
A study has found that the positioning of wind turbines is critical to optimising the amount of power generated by wind farms.
Firming up the business case for wind-plus-storage solutions05 June, 2019
The requirements for establishing a wind farm are no longer as simple as 'build in a windy location and connect to the grid'.
Solar and wind farms get funding for forecasting18 March, 2019
Solar and wind farms will trial providing their own short-term generation forecasts under a new funding initiative.
Alinta to build Western Australia's largest wind farm05 March, 2019
Alinta Energy has committed to build Western Australia's largest renewable power plant.