27 Feb '12, 11am

Chile launches 450 MW onshore wind farm tender - Renewable Energy Focus

Renewable power generation – a status report Despite the international economic crisis and the reduction of Government incentives, renewable energy is continuing to have a growing impact on the world energy market. Experts from Lahmeyer International and the Deutsches Biomasseforschungszentrum examine the 2009 statistics, and highlight newly-installed capacity, major technological developments and emerging market trends. Tidal power: an update Compared to wind and solar, tidal power is still regarded as a renewable energy technology that remains unviable on a large scale. But throw together climate change, political will in the UK and the US, entrepreneurial enthusiasm and academic research - with some significant investment - and a new mood of optimism is starting to pervade the sector. Wind turbine blade production – new products keep pace as scale increases Production c...

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