Wind power Features for December 2015

Wind power Features Archive

Japan: Land of the rising sun? Part 2 Japan: Land of the rising sun? Part 2

In the second part of her series, Rachel Parkes contemplates what’s next for Japan’s power industry and considers whether renewable energy could play a bigger part in its future.

Japan: Land of the rising sun? Japan: Land of the rising sun?

In the wake of the Fukushima disaster Japan has looked to renewables to fill the gap left by nuclear. But with a nuclear re-start now looming, is Japan’s resolve wavering? Rachel Parkes reports in the first of a two-part series.

Microgrids enter the mainstream Microgrids enter the mainstream

Microgrids offer a highly flexible, modular and scalable solution, which will facilitate the adoption of renewable sources at the point of power demand suggest Celine Mahieux and Alexandre Oudalov from ABB.

REMIPEG Report: Part 7 - Wind Energy still going strong with two Asian leaders REMIPEG Report: Part 7 - Wind Energy still going strong with two Asian leaders

The final part in our World-Market Status special report – The global wind market established a new record in 2014 with more than 51 GW of newly installed capacity worldwide, exceeding the previous 2012 record by 15%.