August 13, 2014 EWPA's blog - Tuul
In the beginning of August this year the first small scale wind turbine produced in Estonia was installed in Finland. According to the Estonian Wind Power Cluster, this is an important milestone for the Estonian wind energy industry as it has become a country exporting wind turbines.
A 30 meter high and hydraulically lowered 20 kW Tuge 20 wind turbine now located close to Turu city is entirely produced in Estonia by Konesko AS. Read more »
July 28, 2014 EWPA's blog - etea
Wind turbine installations in the European Union will increase 64% by 2020 compared to 2013 levels, according to data compiled by the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA).
For Estonia, EWEA predicts that the current wind energy capacity of nearly 300 MW will grow up to between 550 and 1000 MW, according to the low and high scenario. Read more »
June 17, 2014 EWPA's blog - Tuul
Estonian Wind Power Association turned one of country’s wind turbines into art for this year’s Global Wind Day. The idea to decorate the turbine with dandelions was selected among 46 brilliant ideas sent for the competition “Art on Wind Turbine”.
The artwork was painted on one of the tower’s in Viru-Nigula wind farm in the East of Estonia and is well seen by people driving pass the wind farm on Narva highway. The dandelions ready to let fly their seeds are symbolizing the flow of energy and wind. Read more »
June 15, 2014 EWPA's blog - etea
Wind turbine turned into art in Estonia for this year’s Global Wind Day
April 23, 2014 EWPA's blog - Tuul
For this year’s Global Wind Day the Estonian Wind Power Association invites artists and designers – both amateurs and professionals – to participate in the art contest. The canvas is a real wind turbine located in the North-East of Estonia – let’s give it a unique and stunning identity.
March 5, 2014 EWPA's blog - Tuul
“A champion needs a motivation above and beyond winning. A true champion is someone who wants to make a difference and who never gives up,” Felix Losada, Deputy Head of Corporate Communications at Nordex. How to become a champion? With EWEA 2014 taking place in the same week as the UEFA Champions League match FC Barcelona vs. Manchester City – everyone in the world of wind power and football is thinking, how can I be a champion in Barcelona? Read more »
December 20, 2013 EWPA's blog - etea
October 14, 2013 EWPA's blog - etea
Baltic Sea with its strong winds, but still a relatively mild environment makes the region both technically and economically but also environmentally favourable for wind energy production.
However to realize this potential we need national strategies, clear legislation, maritime spatial planning and cooperation between countries.
These topics will be discussed by 15 top experts at the first Estonian Offshore Wind Energy Conference, organized by the Estonian Wind Power Cluster.
Read more and see you on the 29th and 30th of October, 2013 in Hiiumaa!