3 April 2019

WinWind discusses social acceptance issues at University Alliance for Sustainability Conference

Within the conference of the University Alliance for Sustainability, the coordinator of the WinWind project Rosaria Di Nucci from the Environmental Policy Research Centre of the Freie Universität Berlin, participated in theworkshop...


28 March 2019

WinWind event in Warsaw energises participants

The Polish National Energy Conservation Agency (KAPE), the coordinator of the Polish Stakeholder Desk organised WinWind’s second Thematic Workshop, as well as a Policy Roundtable on 28 March in Warsaw. The event gathered important...


14 March 2019

Instruments and benefits for local communities: Thematic Workshop in the Lazio Region

The Italian project partners ENEA and EcoAzioni organised a thematic workshop on "Wind Energy - Instruments and benefits for local communities” on 21.02.2019 at the ENEA Headquarters in Rome, Italy. After a brief presentation...


7 March 2019

Norwegian wind power expansion remains contested

Interest was high when CICERO Center for International Climate Research and the Norwegian Water Resources and Energy Directorate (NVE) on 1 March organised a debate on onshore wind power expansion in Norway. Up for discussion were potential...


21 February 2019

First debates on renewable energies after the approval of the new Balearic law on Climate Change

On 20 February 2019 two events of the WinWind project were held in Palma de Mallorca. Both addressed the future of renewable energies in the Balearic Islands following the recent approval of the Law on Climate Change and Energy Transition....


12 February 2019

Landmark legislation passed in the Balearic Islands boosts WinWind efforts

On Tuesday the 12th of February 2019, the government of the regional autonomous community of the Balearic Islands passed a landmark piece of legislation. The Climate Change and Energy Transition Law, pioneered by the progressive coalition...


4 February 2019

How to foster social acceptance - sharing results in the Baltic Region

In the framework of the INTERREG Project "Baltic Energy Areas - A Planning Perspective" (BEA-APP), Aija Zučika from WinWind Partner Latvian Environmental Investment fund was invited to speak at the Conference on "Renewable energy and...


17 January 2019

Study Visit to Poland on Financial Instruments to fund RES projects

Within the frame of the project  "Financial Instruments for the Promotion of Renewable Energy" (FIRESPOL) the Latvian WinWind partner LEIF took part in a field visit to Poland together with representatives from Croatia, Ireland,...


10 December 2018

Fair participation of citizens and communities in wind energy development discussed in Potsdam

The German Stakeholder Desk of the WinWind project held its third Thematic Workshop on December 10, 2018 in Potsdam on the premises of Brandenburg Invest (WFBB), the business development agency of the state of Brandenburg. The workshop...


4 December 2018

Benefits for local communities and barriers to wind energy development discussed in Poland

The first Polish Thematic Workshop was organized on 4th December 2018, by the Polish National Energy Conservation Agency in cooperation with the Mayor of Orneta. The city is located in the Warmian-Masurian voivodeship one of the wind energy...