Press releases

2020-09-04

Press releases

Information on handover of the CEO position in the Swedish Wind Energy Association

SWEA has previously informed that current CEO Charlotte Unger Larson will leave the association as of September 1, 2020. At the request of the Board, however, Charlotte will continue as acting CEO until the new...

2020-08-20

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Swedish Government propose effectless “stop mechanism” in the Electricity Certificate System

The Electricity Certificate System is intended to increase the production of renewable electricity and make the production more cost efficient. Since 2012, Sweden and Norway have a common electricity certificate market. The system has successfully...

2020-06-11

Press releases

Daniel Badman appointed as new CEO of the Swedish Wind Energy Association

The board of directors at the Swedish Wind Energy Association has decided on Daniel Badman as new CEO. He will join the association on December 1st at the latest. Daniel currently works as Senior Vice...

2020-03-24

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Charlotte Unger Larson steps down as CEO of the Swedish Wind Energy Association

Charlotte Unger Larson chooses to step down as CEO of the Swedish Wind Energy Association to live in the county of Jämtland full-time.  Charlotte Unger Larson was appointed CEO on January 1st, 2015. She now...

2020-02-17

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Europe now gets 15% of its electricity from wind but is not building enough to deliver the Green Deal

Europe installed 15.4 GW of new wind energy in 2019. Three quarters of this was onshore wind, 11.8 GW, new offshore wind was 3.6 GW. Europe now has 205 GW of wind energy. And it...

2020-01-23

Press releases

Comment from the Swedish Wind Energy Association after parliamentary vote on nuclear reactors Ringhals 1 and 2

At the initiative of the Swedish Democrats, the parliament yesterday voted on requesting energy company Vattenfall to restore and keep nuclear reactors Ringhals 1 and 2 operational. The suggestion by the Swedish Democrats received support...