Posts Tagged ‘wind turbine’


World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm is now Connected to U.K.’s Grid

Posted on April 9th, 2013 by

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm is now Connected to U.K.’s Grid All 175 of London Array’s turbines are now exporting power to the U.K. grid.[...]

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[...]

Altamont Pass Region Repowers Wind Farm

Posted on June 16th, 2012 by

Altamont Pass Region Repowers Wind Farm One of the nation’s oldest wind farms can be found in the Altamont Pass region in eastern Alameda and[...]
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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[...]

DOE Adds Six To National Clean Fleets Partnership

Posted on July 7th, 2011 by

DOE adds six to National Clean Fleets Partnership, Duke Energy announces the development of a second Kansas wind farm and Entergy helps grow electric vehicle infrastructure with $160,000 grant.
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GridPoint Announces Release of The GridPoint Energy Manager Platform

Posted on June 28th, 2011 by

GridPoint Announces Release of GridPoint Energy Manager Platform, DOE funds $7.5M in Research for better Wind Turbine Drivetrains and the city of Weston, Florida installing LED's to save more than $250K each year in lighting related costs

Energy Production—A More Accurate Assessment of Small Wind Turbine Potential

Posted on June 6th, 2011 by

In the article, “Small Wind Turbine Standards Increase Consumer Confidence,” I explain how third-party standardization and certification programs are striving to help consumers determine the[...]
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Meeting AWEA’s Spin Head-on

Posted on April 18th, 2011 by

The American Wind Energy Association’s (AWEA) newly released Annual Market Report for 2010 can be summed up in one word — Spin! I’ve tracked the[...]

Small Wind Turbine Standards Increase Consumer Confidence

Posted on March 28th, 2011 by

Current and pending standards for distributed wind turbine certification programs aim to provide consumers with an improved measure of confidence and positive expectations. These standards[...]

Integrating Renewable Resources Onto The Grid

Posted on January 5th, 2011 by

This is a new game.For decades, utility operations have been built around managing “conventional” generation such as natural gas or coal, where the operator has[...]

Green Roofs Reduce Energy Consumption

Posted on December 3rd, 2010 by

Green roofs do work-- New York City's roof atop the Postal Service building has provided insulation and saved the building energy costs. Also, Spain is preparing to display its renewable energy might with the largest offshore wind turbine project.

How Wind Energy Works

Posted on July 22nd, 2010 by

Wind is a result of the uneven heating of the Earth by the sun and the fact temperatures will always be attempting to reach an[...]