Useful Offshore Wind Energy links

Wind organisations

Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG): www.aberdeenrenewables.com

Alliance for Offshore Rebewables: www.greenoffshore.dk/uk

AWEA – American Energy Association: www.awea.org

COWRIE - Collaborative Offshore Wind Research into the Environment: www.offshorewindfarms.co.uk

Danish Wind Industry Association: www.windpower.org

DENA – Deutsche Energie - Agentur: www.offshore-wind.de

EIA - Energy Information Administration: www.eia.doe.gov/

EWEA - European Wind Energy Association: www.ewea.org/

German Wind Energy Association: www.wind-energie.de/en/

IEA Wind – International Energy Association: www.ieawind.org

Netherlands Wind Energy Association: www.nwea.nl/

Norwegian Wind Power Association: www.vindkraft.no/

Offshore Center Danmark: www.offshorecenter.dk

RenewableUK: www.bwea.com/

Swedish Wind Energy Association (Swedish): www.svensk-vindkraft.org/

WWEA - World Wind Energy Association: www.wwindea.org

 

Information on Wind Energy

AWEA, Wind Web Tutorial: http://www.awea.org/faq/wwt_basics.html

IEA Wind, Social Acceptance of Wind Energy Projects, 2007:www.ieawind.org/iea_wind_pdf/New_Task_Social_Acceptance_29_10_07.pdf

European Patent Office, The Story Behind: Offshore Wind Energy, 2008:www.epo.org/topics/innovation-and-economy/european-inventor/inventions/2008/wind-energy.html

 

Careers, schools and teachers

Danish Wind Industry Association – Wind with Miller: www.windpower.org/en/kids/

EIA – Energy Kid’s Page:  www.eia.doe.gov/kids/

Energy Story: www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter16.html

GE Energy – Just 4 Kids and Teachers: www.gepower.com/businesses/ge_wind_energy/en/kids_teachers/index.htm

POWER project “Kids for offshore”: http://www.kids4offshore.eu/

RenewablesCareers.com: http://www.renewablescareers.com

Science News for Kids: www.sciencenewsforkids.org/articles/20050309/Feature1.asp

 

Events

All Energy 2009, Aberdeen: www.all-energy.co.uk/

European Offshore Wind 2009, Stockholm: www.eow2009.info/

Global Wind Day 2009, globally: hwww.globalwindday.org/

 

Project websites

THE DOWNVInDPROJECT - Distant Offshore Windfarms with No VisualImpact in Deepwater:

www.downvind.com/

INNWIND – Innovation in Wind Energy: www.innwind.nl/

Trade Wind: www.trade-wind.eu/

UpWind : www.upwind.eu

The Windskill Project: www.windskill.eu/

Windenergie Op Zee: www.we-at-sea.org/

 

EU climate/energy documents and websites 

European Commission, Beyond 20 20 20 by 2020: www.eumayors.eu/

Communication from the EU Commission to the European Parliament, 20 20 by 2020 - Europe's climate change opportunity:

www.eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:52008DC0030:EN:NOT

European Commisssion, Climate Action: www.ec.europa.eu/environment/climat/climate_action.htm

European Commission, Energy: www.ec.europa.eu/energy/res/sectors/wind_energy_en.htm

European Commission, EU Action Against Climate Change – Leading global actionto 2020 and beyond: http://unfccc.int/files/kyoto_protocol/application/pdf/brochure_on_eu_post_2012_action.pdf

 

Videos

Videos from EWEA:  www.ewea.org/index.php?id=897

POWER Project Video: www.offshore-power.net/Files/Media/powerv.wmv

 

Newsletters

All Energy: http://www.all-energy.co.uk/Newsletters.html

BWEA: http://www.bwea.com/realpower/

East of England Energy Group: http://www.eeegr.com/newsletters/category.php?catID=11

Offshore Center Danmark: http://www.offshorecenter.dk/ONOFF.asp

RECHARGE – The Global Source for Renewable Energy News: http://www.rechargenews.com/

Wind organisations

Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG): www.aberdeenrenewables.com

Alliance for Offshore Rebewables: www.greenoffshore.dk/uk

AWEA – American Energy Association: www.awea.org

COWRIE - Collaborative Offshore Wind Research into the Environment: www.offshorewindfarms.co.uk

Danish Wind Industry Association: www.windpower.org

DENA – Deutsche Energie - Agentur: www.offshore-wind.de

EIA - Energy Information Administration: www.eia.doe.gov/

EWEA - European Wind Energy Association: www.ewea.org/

German Wind Energy Association: www.wind-energie.de/en/

IEA Wind – International Energy Association: www.ieawind.org

Netherlands Wind Energy Association: www.nwea.nl/

Norwegian Wind Power Association: www.vindkraft.no/

Offshore Center Danmark: www.offshorecenter.dk

RenewableUK: www.bwea.com/

Swedish Wind Energy Association (Swedish): www.svensk-vindkraft.org/

WWEA - World Wind Energy Association: www.wwindea.org

 

Information on Wind Energy

AWEA, Wind Web Tutorial: http://www.awea.org/faq/wwt_basics.html

IEA Wind, Social Acceptance of Wind Energy Projects, 2007:www.ieawind.org/iea_wind_pdf/New_Task_Social_Acceptance_29_10_07.pdf

European Patent Office, The Story Behind: Offshore Wind Energy, 2008:www.epo.org/topics/innovation-and-economy/european-inventor/inventions/2008/wind-energy.html

 

Careers, schools and teachers

Danish Wind Industry Association – Wind with Miller: www.windpower.org/en/kids/

EIA – Energy Kid’s Page:  www.eia.doe.gov/kids/

Energy Story: www.energyquest.ca.gov/story/chapter16.html

GE Energy – Just 4 Kids and Teachers: www.gepower.com/businesses/ge_wind_energy/en/kids_teachers/index.htm

POWER project “Kids for offshore”: http://www.kids4offshore.eu/

RenewablesCareers.com: http://www.renewablescareers.com

Science News for Kids: www.sciencenewsforkids.org/articles/20050309/Feature1.asp

 

Events

All Energy 2009, Aberdeen: www.all-energy.co.uk/

European Offshore Wind 2009, Stockholm: www.eow2009.info/

Global Wind Day 2009, globally: hwww.globalwindday.org/

 

Project websites

THE DOWNVInDPROJECT - Distant Offshore Windfarms with No VisualImpact in Deepwater:

www.downvind.com/

INNWIND – Innovation in Wind Energy: www.innwind.nl/

Trade Wind: www.trade-wind.eu/

UpWind : www.upwind.eu

The Windskill Project: www.windskill.eu/

Windenergie Op Zee: www.we-at-sea.org/

 

EU climate/energy documents and websites 

European Commission, Beyond 20 20 20 by 2020: www.eumayors.eu/

Communication from the EU Commission to the European Parliament, 20 20 by 2020 - Europe's climate change opportunity:

www.eur-lex.europa.eu/LexUriServ/LexUriServ.do?uri=CELEX:52008DC0030:EN:NOT

European Commisssion, Climate Action: www.ec.europa.eu/environment/climat/climate_action.htm

European Commission, Energy: www.ec.europa.eu/energy/res/sectors/wind_energy_en.htm

European Commission, EU Action Against Climate Change – Leading global actionto 2020 and beyond: http://unfccc.int/files/kyoto_protocol/application/pdf/brochure_on_eu_post_2012_action.pdf

 

Videos

Videos from EWEA:  www.ewea.org/index.php?id=897

POWER Project Video: www.offshore-power.net/Files/Media/powerv.wmv

 

Newsletters

All Energy: http://www.all-energy.co.uk/Newsletters.html

BWEA: http://www.bwea.com/realpower/

East of England Energy Group: http://www.eeegr.com/newsletters/category.php?catID=11

Offshore Center Danmark: http://www.offshorecenter.dk/ONOFF.asp

RECHARGE – The Global Source for Renewable Energy News: http://www.rechargenews.com/