Wind

Source: CNBC

Wind turbine giant Siemens Gamesa lays out plan to drive down cost of ‘green’ hydrogen

CNBC


So-called “green” hydrogen production using onshore wind turbines could achieve price parity with fossil-based hydrogen by the year 2030, according to a white paper from Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy.

In a statement on Wednesday the firm — a …

Source: Reuters

Orsted plans $57 billion drive to be No.1 in green energy

Reuters


COPENHAGEN -Orsted, the world’s largest offshore wind farm developer, is ramping up its investment in renewables to $57 billion by 2027, seeking to become a global leader in green energy and fend off growing competition.

The Danish firm, which …

Source: CNBC

Europe’s ports will need $7.9 billion of investment to support offshore wind expansion, report says

CNBC


European ports will require new infrastructure and significant investment over the next few years to cope with the growth of the region’s offshore wind sector, according to a new report from industry body WindEurope.

In its report, published on …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Publisher's Note:

Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) is rapidly gaining momentum as a key strategy for energy, technology, manufacturing and utility companies to achieve their net-zero carbon emissions goals. On April 7th Rice Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: RICE), a Special Acquisition

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Publisher's Note:

Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) is rapidly gaining momentum as a key strategy for energy, technology, manufacturing and utility companies to achieve their net-zero carbon emissions goals. On April 7th Rice Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: RICE), a Special Acquisition

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Renewable Natural Gas Creates Path for Net-Zero Carbon

Publishers Note:

Renewable Natural Gas (RNG) is rapidly gaining momentum as a key strategy for energy, technology, manufacturing and utility companies to achieve their net-zero carbon emissions goals. On April 7th Rice Acquisition Corp. (NYSE: RICE), a Special Acquisition

Source: CNBC

Offshore wind firm to work with researchers on recycling glass fibers to tackle blade waste

CNBC


A collaboration between academia and industry is to focus on the recycling of glass fiber products, in a move that could eventually help to reduce the waste produced by wind turbine blades.

In an announcement on Thursday, the University …

Source: CNBC

A ‘quantum leap’: Monster wind turbines are going to get even bigger

CNBC


LONDON — If there’s one word that can be associated with wind energy, it’s “big.” From billion-dollar deals to vast wind farms capable of powering a million homes, the industry has undergone a massive expansion in the last …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: “Pioneer Energy’s ESG Solution for Well Pad Methane Emissions”

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: “Pioneer Energy’s ESG Solution for Well Pad Methane Emissions”

Publishers Note: EnerCom's Dan Genovese interviews Joe Palaia and Eyal Aronoff with Pioneer Energy to discuss their new, single skid, well pad system that eliminate 90% point source emissions, increases crude volume, and dramatically reduces equipment footprint at the same

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: “Pioneer Energy’s ESG Solution for Well Pad Methane Emissions”

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: “Pioneer Energy’s ESG Solution for Well Pad Methane Emissions”

Publishers Note: EnerCom's Dan Genovese interviews Joe Palaia and Eyal Aronoff with Pioneer Energy to discuss their new, single skid, well pad system that eliminate 90% point source emissions, increases crude volume, and dramatically reduces equipment footprint at the same

Source: Reuters

Global wind turbine commissioning jumps by record 59%: research

Reuters


LONDON – The commissioning of new wind turbines globally surged by a record 59% to more than 96 gigawatts (GW) of capacity last year despite the COVID-19 pandemic, research by BloombergNEF showed on Wednesday.

Developers commissioned 96.3 GW of …

Source: Reuters

Dow exec sees climate change as opportunity for petchem innovation

Reuters


SINGAPORE – Dow Inc is adjusting its carbon footprint and product slate to adapt to climate change and tap evolving consumption trends tied to the global energy transition, a senior executive said this week.

Dow has pledged to become …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Mother Nature Messing with Texas

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Mother Nature Messing with Texas

Publishers Note:

Today Aaron Vandeford and Dan Genovese with EnerCom sat down to discuss what we are seeing in Texas regarding the weather-related power outages and the social responsibility of government, utilities, energy producers and capital markets to refocus the

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Mother Nature Messing with Texas

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Discussion: Mother Nature Messing with Texas

Publishers Note:

Today Aaron Vandeford and Dan Genovese with EnerCom sat down to discuss what we are seeing in Texas regarding the weather-related power outages and the social responsibility of government, utilities, energy producers and capital markets to refocus the

Source: Reuters

Denmark’s Orsted’s shares drop after it forecasts lower wind speeds

Reuters


COPENHAGEN  – Shares in offshore wind farm developer Orsted fell sharply in early trading on Wednesday after it said a return to more normal wind speeds this year would hit operating profit.

The Danish company on Tuesday lifted its …

January 13, 2021 - 1:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Wind
Source: Reuters

Italy’s Eni joins North Sea wind power grab with Dogger deal

Reuters


OSLO/MILAN – Italy’s Eni is buying a 20% stake in the Dogger Bank Wind Farm project from Norway’s Equinor and Britain’s SSE as it seeks to gain expertise in the sector and cut its greenhouse gas emissions 80% by …

December 4, 2020 - 12:30 pm Closing Bell Story‎, Energy News, Offshore, Renewable Energy, Wind
Source: Reuters

Houston company to build first U.S. vessel to support offshore wind boom

Reuters


WASHINGTON  – A Houston-based company said on Thursday it will build the first U.S. flagged vessel to install offshore wind projects off the east coast of the United States in preparation for an expected construction boom in the nascent …

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Mark Mills – Is there a hidden cost to green energy?

Exclusive 360 Energy Expert Network Video Interview: Mark Mills – Is there a hidden cost to green energy?

There are conversations that everyone in 2020 has had that take several twists and turns, and today was one of those conversations. We had the privilege of sitting down with Mark P. Mills, author, speaker, and generally a nice guy.

Every thing is bigger in Texas, and 2020 could be a record year for U.S. wind turbine installations

Every thing is bigger in Texas, and 2020 could be a record year for U.S. wind turbine installations

EIA

Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: While Texas always does things bigger, it is interesting to see the wind turbine capacity so far ahead of the other states.

According to data collected by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA), …

Source: Reuters

Cargill looks to use wind to cut carbon in shipping

Reuters


LONDON – Cargill, one of the world’s biggest charterers of ships, is working with technology partners to fit sails on vessels in its fleet to cut carbon emissions through harnessing wind power, the U.S. agribusiness group said on Wednesday.…

October 28, 2020 - 11:30 am Closing Bell Story‎, Crude Oil News, Energy News, Wind
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Tri Global Energy and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners Start Operation of 162 MW West Texas Wind Project

Tri Global Energy and Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners Start Operation of 162 MW West T…

October 20, 2020 - 1:36 pm Press Releases, Renewable Energy, Wind
Israel’s Enlight now controls one of Europe’s biggest wind farms

Israel’s Enlight now controls one of Europe’s biggest wind farms

Israel Hayom

Renewable energy company acquires control of a large wind energy project in Sweden with a capacity of 372 megawatts and an expected investment of EUR 130-140 million.

Israel’s Enlight Renewable Energy now holds a controlling interest in Sweden’s …

October 20, 2020 - 5:24 am Offshore, Renewable Energy, Wind
Tesla ‘WindCharger’, Canadian Province Alberta’s first grid-scale battery storage, is online

Tesla ‘WindCharger’, Canadian Province Alberta’s first grid-scale battery storage, is online

Energy Storage

10MW / 20MWh of Tesla Megapacks used for Alberta’s first-ever large-scale battery energy storage system have gone into action as TransAlta Renewables announced the project has reached commercial operation.

Called WindCharger, the project’s batteries charge up in about …

October 18, 2020 - 3:34 pm Canada News, Energy News, Popular 3, Solar, Storage, Wind
Wind is a growing part of the electricity mix in Texas

Wind is a growing part of the electricity mix in Texas

EIA

In 2019, wind-powered generation contributed 84.4 thousand gigawatthours (GWh) of electricity in Texas, an 11% increase from the 75.7 thousand GWh generated in 2018. Substantial growth in wind capacity in the state was the primary reason for this increase. …

October 15, 2020 - 10:28 am Power Generation, Renewable Energy, Wind

OG&E completes two solar energy farms in southeast Oklahoma

OG&E completes two solar energy farms in southeast Oklahoma OG&E comple…

October 14, 2020 - 8:29 am Press Releases, Wind
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CNOOC Limited Announces the First Offshore Wind Power Project Connects to Grid

HONG KONG , Sept. 15, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — CNOOC Limited (the “Company”, SEHK: 00883, …

September 15, 2020 - 5:48 am Press Releases, Renewable Energy, Wind
Source: Reuters

Siemens Gamesa confident of return to profitability but shares slide

Reuters


MADRID – Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa (SGREN.MC) said its profit margins are set to rebound after a slump exacerbated by the pandemic and its onshore unit should break even in 2022, but its short-term targets disappointed …

The true cost of renewable energy – is anybody listening?

The true cost of renewable energy – is anybody listening?

RarePetro

Oil & Gas 360 Publishers Note: We are seeing a world wide commitment to renewable energy in most governments Covid recovery stimulus infrastructure projects. This is an interesting article from Kevin at RatePetro going through the accrual costs, but

Chevron and Algonquin Announce Agreement to Co-develop Renewable Power Projects

Chevron and Algonquin Announce Agreement to Co-develop Renewable Power Projects

Chevron and Algonquin Announce Agreement to Co-develop Renewable Power Projects Ca…

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Shanghai Electric Shares China’s Wind Power Market Outlook in talk with Bloomberg NEF

SHANGHAI , July 27, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — With China’s first 8MW offshore wind turbi…

July 27, 2020 - 10:52 am International, Press Releases, Renewable Energy, Wind