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WINDSPEED is an European project about offshore wind focusing on finding sound sites for wind farms at the North Sea. It will deliver a decision support system (DSS) tool using geographical information system (GIS) software. The DSS tool will produce maps, showing suitable area’s for wind farms taking into account other users and nature conservation …

The first offshore wind energy project in China: We@Sea shares experience and knowledge with the Chinese

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In China wind energy grows quickly. Implementation of the Renewable Energy Law in 2006 accelerated the implementation nationwide of wind farms. National Development and Reform Commission recently announced China’s Renewable Energy Long-term Plan. The plan set a target of a percentage of renewable energy versus the whole consumed energy from 8% to 15% in 2020. …