02 Feb 2011
Global wind capacity increases by 22% in 2010 - Asia leads growth
Global wind power installations increased by 35.8 GW in 2010, according to figures released by the Global Wind Energy Council today.
23 Sep 2010
RenewableUK 5GW Announcement
Statistical Briefing Sheet: Reaching 5 gigawatts of wind capacity in the UK
10 Sep 2010
Committee on Climate Change again looks to wind power
In a letter to the minister for climate change, Chris Huhne, the Committee on Climate Change (CCC) has re-affirmed its view that in order to meet the UK's current 2020 target for emissions reductions
09 Sep 2010
New record for wind generation as it meets 10% of demand (National Grid press release to energy journalists)
A record was set yesterday for the amount of electricity generated by wind turbines connected to the GB power transmission system, National Grid has confirmed.
09 Sep 2010
Wind delivers close to 10% of UK's electricity
Landmark 24 hours for renewables on 6th September 2010. According to data from the National Grid, production of electricity from wind reached a historical record on the 6th of September this year, with around 10% of all electricity delivered to consumers
10 Jun 2010
Coalition pledges ongoing support for renewables
The coalition governement has re-affirmed the UK's committment to combatting climate change through a pledge for long term support and investment in renewable energy.