News from the Irish Wind Farmers Association Mid April 2024

Stories from IrelandWind farm turbine installation in Rhode reaches halfway point
Greencoat wind farm powers Dublin data centres 
Proposal for wind turbine refused after Belfast International Airport expresses concerns over radar impact
Market and Regulation
SEM: SEM-24-027 CMC Modifications Workshop 36 Consultation Paper | The Single Electricity Market Committee (
SEM: MMU Weekly Report – wc 1 April 2024
SEM: MMU Weekly Report – wc 18 March 2024
SEM: MMU Weekly Report – wc 25 March 2024
EIRGRID: Number of large fossil-fuel generators that must operate on Ireland’s grid reduced
CRU: Price Review Six Strategy Paper – 2024
CRU: EirGrid Transmission Development Plan 2024 – 2033
International StoriesPolitical parties urged to lift restrictions on onshore wind farms
Wind Is Dominating the UK Power Grid, Pushing Out Fossil Fuels
ORIT scores Scottish wind farm PPA
Coriolis, EBS submit 130MW Y Bryn plans
Fred Olsen Renewables files plans for Scottish hybrid
1.4GW Viking Link electricity cable connecting UK and Denmark has been launched
National Grid commissions 2GW UK substation
Renewable Power inks Swedish wind offtake
Eurowatt secures PPA for Polish project
Enefit, RES ink Polish onshore deal
Statkraft signs 150MW of German PPAs
RWE Starts Building New Wind Farm in Rhenish lignite area
CIP bags 1.3GW US onshore wind portfolio
Turbine blade incident occurs at Odal
Two countries in Europe are powered by 100% renewable energy as wind capacity soars
Statkraft supplies hydropower and wind power to Deutsche Bahn
Nordex Q1 turbine orders exceed 2GW
Global wind installations in 2023 set new record
Eurowind secures €65m for Romanian wind farm
Nordex scoops 80MW Turkish turbine order
Why are plans to build more wind farms in Greece so controversial?
Macquarie acquires PV, wind, storage portfolio
Deutsche Windtechnik enters Japanese partnership
Green light for Oz wind farm 
Australia’s biggest wind power and photovoltaic auction set for May
Inox Wind receives order for supply of 210 MW wind turbines from Hero Future Energies
China widens wind power lead with new generation record