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Dong Energy plugs offshore wind farm into world-first battery system

Offshore wind giant Dong Energy has become the first to plug an offshore wind farm into a battery system to store power to be used as needed. #windenergy #renewables #climatechange #windpower #energy #windworks

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Europe Is About to Go into Overdrive with Offshore Wind Power

The governments of Germany, Denmark and Belgium backed a pledge to install 60 GW of new offshore wind power next decade, more than fivefold existing capacity.

Energy ministers from the three countries joined chief executives from 25 companies including Dong Energy A/S, the world’s biggest offshore wind developer, to issue a statement pledging to work together to increase investment and reduce costs.

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AWEA: Wind energy industry posts best Q1 in eight years

Crews installed 908 utility-scale wind turbines around the country in the first quarter of this year, the strongest start in eight years, the American Wind Energy Association reported. The projects added 2,000 megawatts of capacity. “We switched on … #windenergy #energy #windpower #wind #information #sustainable #renewableenergy #climatechange

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Largest Dutch wind farm is open, 85 kilometres off the coast

The Netherlands’ biggest wind farm – 85 kilometres off the cost of Groningen – will be formally opened on Monday afternoon, broadcaster NOS said. #windenergy #energy #windpower #renewables