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25 October 2018

WinWind presents at Local Renewables Conference 2018

As part of a session on "Local and regional level cooperation: adding value to the energy transition" Piotr Nowakowski from WinWind partner KAPE presented on Polish Energy Communities and the aim and progress of the WinWind project. He then...


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18 October 2018

Thematic Workshop on Wind Turbines in Forests, Erfurt

The German Stakeholder Desk of the WinWind project held its second Thematic Workshop on 18.10.2018 in Erfurt, Germany on the premises of the Thuringian Ministry of Environment, Energy and Nature Protection. The workshop focused on framework...


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1 October 2018

Third WinWind project meeting held in Santa Cruz de Tenerife

Hosted by WinWind partner ACER, the project consortium met on the largest of the Canary Islands in Santa Cruz de Tenerife from 24-26 September. Representatives of the consortium partners made their way to the Island to ensure that project...


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14 August 2018

Wind Energy in Norway: Climate vs. Environment

Norwegian WinWind partner CICERO arranged a panel debate between proponents and opponents of wind energy developments, with a particular focus on the Birkenes area. The key question discussed was: Why should Norway build wind turbines, when...


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5 July 2018

First Advisory Board Meeting held in Berlin

The WinWind Advisory Board has met with the project partners in Berlin for the first time this week. The meeting focused on introducing the board members to the project, receiving feedback on first results, and discussing the future role of...


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20 June 2018

Thematic Workshop of the German Stakeholder Desk held in Leipzig

Leipzig (target region Saxony) hosted the first thematic workshop of the WinWind German Desk. The workshop was jointly organised by the project coordinator Environmental Policy Research Centre of the Freie Universität Berlin and by...


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14 June 2018

FFU presents WinWind at the Futures Conference 2018 in Tampere

On June 13, 2018, Rosaria Di Nucci (Environmental Policy Research Center - FFU) held the keynote speech: “Energy Transition between Acceptance and “Nimbyism”. The Case of Wind Energy in Germany” at the Futures...


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23 May 2018

FFU presents WinWind at Agrar-Social Society Spring Meeting

On May 23, 2018 Michael Krug (Environmental Policy Research Center - FFU) presented the WinWind project at this year's Spring Meeting of the Agrar-Social Society (Agrarsoziale Gesellschaft e.V.).The meeting took place in Brandenburg/Havel...


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15 May 2018

Advisory Board set-up - first meeting to be held in July

Whilst the national/regional desks in Germany, Italy, Latvia, Norway, Poland and Spain function as the internal stakeholder advisory groups for the WinWind project, an Advisory Board has been established as an external panel of experts to...


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16 March 2018

Second project meeting held in Oslo, Norway

Hosted by WinWind partners NVE and CICERO the project consortium met in the capital of Norway on 15 and 16 March. Representatives of all 12 consortium partners made their way to Oslo to ensure that project coordination remains on its...


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