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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...


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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...


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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,...


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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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