Archive for the ‘Wind’ Category

Wind Energy in Turkey

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]

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[...]
wind turbine

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.[...]

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.[...]
Dr. Rashidi

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[...]

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.[...]

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[...]

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[...]

Cadmus Unveils New Tool to Improve Siting Practices for Wind Energy Projects

Posted on January 13th, 2012 by

Cadmus unveils new tool to improve siting practices for wind energy projects The Cadmus Group Inc. has released a new online tool designed to help[...]

CPV Renewable Energy Closes Financing for 165.6-MW Wind Farm in Kansas

Posted on January 12th, 2012 by

CPV Renewable Energy closes financing for 165.6-MW wind farm in Kansas CPV Renewable Energy Co. has closed financing for the construction of its 165.6-MW Cimarron[...]

Mitsui Invests $12M in Tres Amigas

Posted on December 28th, 2011 by

Mitsui invests $12M in Tres Amigas Mitsui & Co. Ltd. has agreed to invest $12 million in Tres Amigas LLC, also known as the Tres[...]

Windpower’s PTC: Secondary to State Mandates

Posted on December 27th, 2011 by

In recent weeks, wind developer Terra-Gen terminated plans to build its Horseshoe Wind Farm in Illinois, NextERA suspended the permitting process for a 150-megawatt project[...]

Insight Into Green Mountain’s Social Media Strategy

Posted on December 26th, 2011 by

Sarah Smith, the Senior Environmental Analyst for Green Mountain Energy Company, discusses Green Mountain’s social media strategy and the role that it plays in the[...]