Posts Tagged ‘wind energy’

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Technology Making Wind Energy More Competitive

Posted on March 26th, 2014 by

Much has been written about recent improvements to equipment used to produce energy from wind. There are good reasons for that. Power output sizes and ratings[...]
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Transmission Lines to Carry Wind Power Across US Sparks Controversy

Posted on March 20th, 2014 by

Transmission Lines to Carry Wind Power Across US Sparks Controversy Clean Line Energy Partners wants to build a $2.2 billion 750-mile-long high-voltage transmission lines to[...]
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Natural Gas and Renewables Both Critical to Future of Texas Energy

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by

Wind and natural gas are expected to play complementary roles in generating electric power in Texas in the coming two decades. The Lone Star state[...]
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China Idles Fewer Wind Farms with Better Planning

Posted on September 10th, 2013 by

    China Idles Fewer Wind Farms with Better Planning Fewer wind turbines in China are now idled according to the National Renewable Energy Engineering[...]
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E.ON selects geoAMPS Software to Help Manage Wind Projects

Posted on April 23rd, 2013 by

E.ON Climate and Renewables (EC&R) North America, one of the world’s largest owners of renewable energy projects, has begun utilizing software developed by geoAMPS, a[...]
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Ohio State University to cover 25% of its electricity demand with wind power from Ohio Wind Farm

Posted on October 17th, 2012 by

The Ohio State University (OSU) announced its commercial intent with the wind power supplier Iberdrola Renewables, to purchase 50 megawatts (MW) of wind energy capacity[...]
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UK Renewable Energy Capacity to Equal Thermal by 2025

Posted on September 20th, 2012 by

According to a report provided from Global Data, a global business intelligence company, renewable energy installed capacity in the UK could grow almost at the[...]
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Consumer conundrum: Recycling old cell phones

Posted on September 19th, 2012 by

With an increasing market of cellular and mobile devices, also comes a growing problem: e-waste, or electronic waste. According to The Environmental Protection Agency, Americans[...]
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New mileage standards would double fuel efficiency

Posted on August 28th, 2012 by

New regulations toward cutting greenhouse gas emissions were finalized by the Obama administration. The new rules will require the fleet of new cars and trucks[...]
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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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Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August

Posted on July 15th, 2012 by

Digester Turns Food Waste Into Methane; Operation Begins August The Collinwood digester that can generate 1.3 million watts per hour will begin its operation in[...]
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Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs

Posted on July 9th, 2012 by

Wisconsin Utilities Launched New Energy Efficiency Programs Wisconsin utilities’ statewide program for efficient and renewable energy, Focus on Energy, has launched new programs for residential[...]
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PSE&G “Healthcare Hero” in New Jersey Due to Hospital Energy Efficiency Program

Posted on July 8th, 2012 by

PSE&G “Healthcare Hero” in New Jersey Due to Hospital Energy Efficiency Program PSE&G was recognized as an NJBIZ “Healthcare Hero” because of its innovative energy[...]
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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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Ebay’s Power Center To Be Powered By Renewable Energy

Posted on July 3rd, 2012 by

Ebay’s Power Center To Be Powered By Renewable Energy EBay has turned to renewable energy fuel cells to power its data center. Bloom Energy will[...]
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Green Energy Plant in Michigan Begins Production

Posted on June 18th, 2012 by

Green Energy Plant in Michigan Begins Production A new 12.8 megawatts gas-to-energy plant at the Pine Tree Acres Renewable Energy Facility in Lenox, Michigan has[...]