Posts Tagged ‘wind turbines’


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[...]

Wind was Spain’s Top Energy Source in 2013

Posted on January 20th, 2014 by

Wind was Spain’s Top Energy Source in 2013 For the first time ever, wind power ranked as Spain’s top electricity source. The wind turbines provided[...]

Web-based Software Automates Ongoing Payments

Posted on January 2nd, 2014 by

Constructing wind turbines and solar panels, developing geothermal facilities, or laying hundreds of miles of pipeline is only the beginning of a new energy project.[...]
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Amazing Feats of Wind Turbine Engineering

Posted on June 27th, 2013 by

Throughout history, there have been examples of how outstanding human ingenuity. From triumphs of historic proportions to others that fell under the radar, examples of[...]

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[...]
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55 Wind Turbines Installed By SMUD

Posted on May 3rd, 2012 by

55 Wind Turbines Installed By SMUD Fifty-five new wind turbines will be supplying renewable wind power to 44,000 customers in the Sacramento Municipal Utility District[...]

PG&E: 2011 Top Utility for Solar Installations

Posted on April 18th, 2012 by

PG&E: Top Utility for Solar Installations According to  the Solar Electric Power Association’s (SEPA) 2011 Utility Solar Rankings survey,  Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) ranks as the[...]

Solar Industry’s Venture Capital Increased But Total Investment Decreased

Posted on April 12th, 2012 by

Solar Industry’s Venture Capital Increased But Total Investment Decreased  According to an analysis by Mercom Capital Group, the solar industry’s venture capital (VC) deals grew while[...]

Wind energy and radar: A safety risk

Posted on November 17th, 2011 by

While of course the wind farm may be one of those projects with such overwhelming policy benefits (and political support) as to trump all other[...]
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GE To Supply 350 Wind Turbines To BP Wind Energy For U.S. Projects

Posted on October 28th, 2011 by

BP Wind Energy will purchase 350 General Electric 1.6-MW wind turbines for U.S. wind farm projects being developed in 2011 and 2012. Total value of[...]

Wind turbines and public safety: Setbacks Matter

Posted on October 10th, 2011 by

Last month, the LA Times examined how the push to build more wind and solar installations was raising safety concerns for workers and the general[...]

New York Wind: Much Ado for So Little!

Posted on June 10th, 2011 by

Wind generation, is a variable power source and, as such, will add to the total variability of a regional grid system. A number of studies[...]
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Vestas Wins 102MW CA Wind Turbine Contract

Posted on May 9th, 2011 by

Vestas wins 102MW California wind turbine contract, climate-neutral building performance theory vs. reality, Charter Fuels joins Alliance AutoGas and PJM prepares for summer energy demand.
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Indiana Utility Begins New Energy Efficient Plan

Posted on March 28th, 2011 by

An Indiana utility publishes a quarterly report that compares energy consumption across consumers and offers tips to reduce consumption. Also Permalink develops its most efficient LED sign and AT&T adds green vans to its service fleet.