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...


21 November 2018

WinWind enriches public consultation process for new Balearic law on climate change

On 21 November 2018, Nicoletta del Bufalo, director of ECORYS Spain, presented the WinWind Project in the frame of a conference series on the new Law on Climate Change and Energy Transition in the Balearic Islands. Organised in the...


15 November 2018

Latvian WinWind team joins national environment ministry working group

On 15 November 2018, WinWind partners from the  Latvian Environmental Investment Fund, LEIF attended the first working group meeting of the Ministry for Regional Development and Environmental Protection of Latvia. The working group was...


15 November 2018

Wind parks - examples and good practices: Thematic Workshop in Riga, Latvia

The Latvian project partners LEIF and IPE organised a workshop on "Wind parks - examples and good practices" on 14 November in Riga. The meeting focused on the good practice examples for wind energy developments in Germany, Italy, Norway,...


8 November 2018

The new Balearic law on Climate Change: Opportunities to integrate wind energy in protected areas

On 8 November, Ecorys organised a thematic workshop on The new Balearic law on Climate Change and the opportunities to integrate wind energy in protected areas. This event took place at the Island Council (Consell Insular) of Menorca, an...


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...


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...


25 June 2018

WinWind Stakeholder wins Wind Energy award

The Mancomunidad del Sureste de Gran Canaria (from the Canary Islands), a member of the Spanish WinWind National Stakeholder Desk,  has just received the 2018 Eolo Prize for the "Best Integration of Wind Energy in Rural Contexts"...


11 June 2018

WinWind meets with stakeholders in Menorca

On Monday 11 June, Ecorys Spain brought together civil society groups, energy utility companies and the Menorcan government in Mahón, in the island of Menorca to discuss the current energy situation on the island and the main...