Vestas: CSR & Sustainability News

Vestas Wind Systems A/S is a Danish manufacturer, seller, installer and servicer of wind turbines. With installations in over 70 countries, Vestas is the only global energy company dedicated exclusively to wind energy.

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Highlights From the World Future Energy Summit in Abu Dhabi

Poking around the exhibit hall at the 2015 World Future Energy Summit, one of the key elements of Abu Dhabi Sustainability Week, there…
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Denmark Sets New Wind Power World Record

Denmark has announced it has scored 39.1 percent of its energy from wind in 2014, double what it was 10 years ago.
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Corporate Donors Pledge Support for Syrian Refugees

Five of the initiatives announced at the Clinton Global Initiative’s tenth annual meeting will help Jordan and other Mideast nations cope with the…
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Report: 14 U.S. Offshore Wind Projects in ‘Advanced Stages’ of Development

The U.S. is playing catch-up, but notable progress is being made as 14 U.S. offshore wind projects are in the advanced stages of…
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Microsoft Signs Twenty Year Wind Power Agreement in Texas

Last year, Microsoft committed to become carbon neutral. The mechanism for achieving this is an internal carbon fee charged to each business group and…
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LEGO Gets a Jump on New WindMade Wind Power Product Label

LEGO's new offshore German wind farm will give it a competitive edge as the global WindMade nonprofit, founded and sponsored by Danish wind…
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Wind Production Tax Credit Extended in Fiscal Cliff Deal

At least part of the fiscal cliff deal, which people will no doubt be debating for weeks to come, was a boon to…
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NY Times Story About Data Center Energy Shows Why Fossil Fuels Are History

The sleek energy efficient image of Internet-based companies masks a primitive world of energy overconsumption and mismanagement.
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Consumers Want Wind Power

A new study cited by the wind turbine company Vestas indicates that consumers want companies to use more wind power for manufacturing consumer…
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Mexico Wind Power on the Rise as Vestas Wins 50.4-MW Turbine Order

With a key US tax credit due to expire, leading wind turbine and wind power industry players are looking south of the US…

IBM Supercomputer Tells Vestas Turbines Where to Go

If you were a tree, the question of where you were planted would have significant impact on your future prospects. The same is…
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Vestas Launches “WindMade” TrustMark for Wind Energy

Ever wanted to know whether the product in your hand was manufactured using wind energy? Danish turbine manufacturer Vestas wants to make that…

Buying American Wind

Growing up in Essex, Maryland — a very blue collar section of Baltimore County — the phrase “Buy American” was more than just a…