Posts Tagged ‘Spain’s’

Spain’s Bilbao fights to lead European wind power sector

With a brand-new factory and a cluster of specialized firms, the Basque city of Bilbao is the focus of Spain's wind power industry which is fighting to hold its own in the face of fierce competition from China and northern Europe. Iberdrola and Gamesa , two of the most important players in the sector, have […]

Spain’s Iberdrola 9-mth core profit falls 5 pct on drought, lower margins

Spanish utility Iberdrola said on Tuesday core profit slipped 5.1 percent in the first nine months of the year as a drought in Spain hit its hydroelectric capacity and on lower demand and margins in Britain. Earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation fell to 5.44 billion euros for the nine months to September 30, […]

Wind power was Spain’s top source of electricity in 2013

BusinessGreen: Surge in wind power and hydropower drives emissions down by more than 23% James Murray View full post on Environment: Wind power |

Under Obama, Spain’s Solar, Wind Energy Companies Invest Big In U.S.

“We’ve got to make sure we’re building sources of energy for the future, not just thinking about next year, but 10 years from now, 20 years from now,” President Barack Obama said last fall during the second presidential debate, before a skeptical Mitt Romney. View full post on Wind Power News