Archive for the ‘Wind’ Category

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An Automated Approach to Wind Siting

Posted on January 28th, 2013 by

The same sophisticated computer process that has been used to engineer the structure of a space satellite antenna or formulate financial trading strategies through multiple[...]
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U.S. Valuates Interest in New York Offshore Wind Projects

Posted on January 7th, 2013 by

U.S. Valuates Interest in New York Offshore Wind Projects The U.S. is gauging interest in wind power development off the coast of New York, after[...]
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Meeting the Energy Needs of the World with Solar Wind Power

Posted on December 3rd, 2012 by

At the same time that we are having to face up to the fact that fossil fuels will run out, possibly within a generation, we[...]
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Technology to Assist Wind Companies with Ongoing Payment Obligations

Posted on November 6th, 2012 by

While so much attention has been focused on development of new oil and natural reserves, wind power capacity has increased dramatically, albeit somewhat under the[...]
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Can Wind Grow without the PTC?

Posted on October 23rd, 2012 by

Wind proponents insist the industry is one of the fastest growing sectors of the American economy having doubled U.S. nameplate capacity since 2008. But let’s[...]
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Wind Energy Booms in Turkey

Posted on July 30th, 2012 by

  Turkish Boom in Wind Power Investments Wind power boasts the second highest share of renewable energy production in Turkey, and its prospects look brighter[...]
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Wind Energy Jobs: Are the Numbers Pulled from Thin Air?

Posted on July 4th, 2012 by

The American Wind Energy Association has made extending the Production Tax Credit (‘PTC’) its primary focus this year. Documents available on the trade group’s website[...]
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UK-South Korea Allies in Offshore Wind and Tidal Prospects

Posted on June 24th, 2012 by

UK-South Korea Allies in Offshore Wind and Tidal Prospects The United Kingdom and South Korea have big plans for offshore wind developments in their respective[...]
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US Imposes New Wind Energy Tariffs to China

Posted on June 10th, 2012 by

US Imposes New Wind Energy Tariffs to China Earlier this month, the Obama administration made a decision to increase the tariff on solar cells and[...]
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Wind Energy without the PTC

Posted on May 23rd, 2012 by

The debate surrounding the Production Tax Credit (PTC) intensified last quarter following several high-profile attempts by Congress to extend the credit before it expires at[...]
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Siting Standards Need Not Apply

Posted on May 11th, 2012 by

The health and safety of those living in proximity to industrial wind turbines are at risk due to a lack of objective, practicable siting standards.[...]
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UK and US Team Up For Wind Project

Posted on April 24th, 2012 by

UK and US Team Up For Wind Project To harness more wind power offshore, the US and UK will work together to develop “floating” wind turbines.[...]
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Cleveland Indians Progressive Field Home To Innovative Wind Turbine

Posted on April 16th, 2012 by

  Dr. Majid Rashidi, Engineering Professor at Cleveland State University talks about his wind turbine, how it differs from other turbines and how it can[...]
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US Wind Energy: Going Strong

Posted on April 13th, 2012 by

US Wind Energy: Going Strong According to the American Wind Energy Association’s annual report, wind energy growth has been increasing in the past 5 years.[...]
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Juhl Wind Becomes Development Partner for Black Oak Wind Project in New York

Posted on January 19th, 2012 by

Juhl Wind becomes development partner for Black Oak wind project in New York Juhl Wind Inc. has signed a development services agreement with the Black[...]
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enXco, Gamesa Begins Commercial Operation at 38-MW Wind Farm in Pennsylvania

Posted on January 16th, 2012 by

enXco, Gamesa begins commercial operation at 38-MW wind farm in Pennsylvania Gamesa Technology Corp. and enXco, a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles, have started commercial[...]