European Wind Energy Technology Platform (TPWind)

A dedicated voice for Technology and Policy R&D, speaking for the wind energy sector and its stakeholders.

The European Technology Platform for Wind Energy (TPWind) is sponsored by:

Platinum sponsor:
SIEMENS

Gold sponsor:
VESTAS

Europe currently leads the world wind energy market. It is also the centre of the manufacturing industry, as well as technology development and innovation in the wind energy field. This will continue to be the case, only with sustained, strong political commitment. Such a view was endorsed in July 2004 by the Chairman of the Informal Competitiveness Council. Dutch Economy Minister Laurens Brinkhorst. He called for:

 

At the follow up meeting in Copenhagen, in October of 2005, policy workshop participants reiterated this call.

And the Berlin declaration, in February 2007, indicated that:

 


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