EU sets new binding target of 35% of all EU energy from renewables by 2030

Renewable sector players are celebrating this week after the European Union’s Industry and Energy Committee agreed to increase the share of energy...

Offshore turbine size continues spiralling upwards

MAKE Consulting published its Global Wind Turbine Trends 2017 report recently, including a revised estimate of turbine sizes in the future comparted to...

H20 + Wind = Hydrogen

The Dutch chemicals giant AkzoNobel has joined forces with power-to-gas specialist Gasunie to use wind energy to convert water into green hydrogen...

Size does matter!

At Vortex computer cluster we have just reached our Petabyte storage scale as part of our major system upgrade powered by ERA5 downscaling stream in...

New economics of offshore wind in Great Britain shape the future

Aurora Energy Research have released a cross-industry study looking at how the current shape of the offshore wind industry in Great Britain combined...

Euro MPs raise the bar on renewables as costs fall below those of fossil fuels

Members of the European Parliament voted yesterday for a 2030 renewable energy target of 35% – more ambitious than the Commission’s initial proposal of...

Vortex promises to grow in the Indian market this 2018

In Vortex, we are leading experts in the wind modeling, and had an incredible 2017, we implemented the first stream of ECMWF Copernicus ERA5 reanalysis...

Spanish nanotech employed to prevent wind turbine damage

Researchers from Spain's Jaume I University in Castellón are working on new nanomaterials to improve wind turbines’ resilience to extreme weather and...