Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Thu, 09/20/2018 - 12:00am
Recent data and research findings confirm the rapid capacity growth, ongoing cost and performance improvements, increasing technological sophistication and continued need for international standardisation for new renewables, such as offshore wind power an ...
Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Fri, 07/06/2018 - 12:00am
Offshore wind projects create ample opportunities for local value creation. Income and jobs can be maximised by leveraging existing economic activities and building upon domestic supply chains. Education and training, however, must be attuned to emerging ...
Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Tue, 06/19/2018 - 12:00am
As the offshore wind power generation spreads to more countries, standardisation can help to overcome market barriers and spur further deployment. Initial experience in the sector has come mostly from mature energy markets, such as Denmark, Germany and th ...
Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Tue, 06/12/2018 - 12:00am
Panama’s National Energy Plan 2015-2050 suggests that 70% of the country’s energy supply could be renewable after 35 years. The plan was adopted as a long-term roadmap to diversify the energy sector and advance energy access, energy efficiency, energy sec ...
Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Mon, 01/29/2018 - 12:00am
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Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Fri, 06/02/2017 - 10:08pm
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Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Mon, 05/15/2017 - 10:23pm
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Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Wed, 03/01/2017 - 8:53pm
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Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Fri, 02/10/2017 - 10:27pm
Offshore wind turbines, rooted to the seabed by monopile or jacket foundations, are restricted to waters less than 50 metres deep. This rules out sites with the strongest winds and, often, access to big markets. Some of the largest electricity markets Jap ...
Submitted by Aracuba Editor on Thu, 02/09/2017 - 10:38pm
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