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Wind and solar in Spain – Overview of 2021

For the fourth year, we publish the summary of how wind and solar have performed in Spain in the year just ended. Although the final stretch of the year has been marked by the incredible escalation in electricity prices, in 2021 many relevant things have happened related to renewables in Spain: second renewable auction, offshore […]

Record-breaking windturbines – Part II

Here is the second part of last year’s article on record-breaking wind turbines, which reviewed record-setting models such as GE1.5, E-126 or Haliade-X. In this new issue we will review wind turbines that, for one reason or another, deserve to be included in the wind hall of fame.   The largest hydraulic power train: SEA […]

Raw materials and renewables: the perfect storm

The impressive rise in the price of raw materials that we are seeing is affecting all industries, and renewables are no different. But let’s take a closer look at the impact on wind and solar, trying to guess whether this rise is temporary or here to stay.   WIND The main raw materials used to […]

Offshore wind in Spain

The recent news from Iberdrola and Acciona about offshore projects in Spain has reactivated media interest in this type of project. Iberdrola is even talking about having the project in operation by 2026. Will we really see commercial offshore projects in Spain this decade? Is Spain ready to develop offshore projects? I think it is […]