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2020-06-03

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Norway Gives Boost to Offshore Wind

Norwegian government has earmarked NOK 25 million (approx. EUR 2.3 million) for a project in the offshore wind industry and establishment of a research center for renewable energy. Read the full article from OffshoreWind.biz

2020-06-02

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Plunging cost of wind and solar marks turning point in energy transition: IRENA

Plunging costs of renewables mark a turning point in a global transition to low-carbon energy, with new solar or wind farms increasingly cheaper to build than running existing coal plants, according to a report published...

2020-05-25

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COVID-19: New renewables capacity to ‘fall 13%’

New installed renewables capacity will drop 13% this year to 167 GW as a result of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA). The IEA’s 'Renewable Market Update' report, which was released...

2020-04-22

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No, President Trump, wind turbines cannot cause health problems: long-term study

Report commissioned by Finnish government shows that infrasound from spinning blades has no physical effect on the human body — but that symptoms could be psychological. US president Donald Trump may believe that “windmills” cause...

2020-03-09

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EU Commission proposes European Climate Law

The European Commission published its Climate Law, effectively planning to enshrine in law the climate neutrality goal for 2050. The proposed Climate Law also mentions an increase of the greenhouse gas emissions reduction target of...

2020-02-12

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Electrification Can Cut Emissions of Transport, Buildings and Industry in Europe by 60% by 2050

Electrification of the transport, buildings and industrial sectors in Europe could slash greenhouse-gas emissions by 60% between 2020 and 2050, according to a new report published today by research company BloombergNEF (BNEF). A revolution in...