Wind-turbine firm to expand LR site – Arkansas Online

Wind-turbine firm to expand LR siteArkansas OnlineThe market appears to be turning around for LM Wind Power, one of the leading wind-turbine manufacturers in the world, and its Little Rock operations. For the second time in less than 12 months, the com…

Wind energy blows up storm of controversy in Mexico – eNCA

eNCAWind energy blows up storm of controversy in MexicoeNCAFile: This month, residents of Union Hidalgo filed a court case seeking to rescind French energy company EDF’s permit to build nearly 100 new wind turbines there, saying it failed to properly consult the Zapotec indigenous community. Photo: Pixabay.and more »

GE to build Australia’s largest wind farm – Windpower Monthly (subscription)

Windpower Monthly (subscription)GE to build Australia’s largest wind farmWindpower Monthly (subscription)AGL Energy has sold the Coopers Gap wind farm at Cooranga North, 250km north-west of Brisbane to the Powering Australia Renewables Fund (PARF) for A$22 million (US$17.3 million). Energy company AGL, which has a 20% stake in PARF, also awarded …Australia’s biggest wind farm to be built near Bunya MountainsBrisbane TimesGE to supply wind turbines to largest wind farm in AustraliaAlbany Times UnionAustralian Wind Energy Continues To Deliver More Record Low PricesCleanTechnicaSeeking Alpha -CleanTechnology News, Industry Analysis, Market Research Reports – Clean Technology Business Review -Financial Tribuneall 15 news articles »

Researchers to measure biofuels’ impact on climate – Canadian Biomass

Researchers to measure biofuels’ impact on climateCanadian BiomassQuantifying the net impact that growing biomass feedstock for biofuel has on local temperature and carbon sequestration can aid the development of effective land-use policies and is the key of a new research project led by Clemson University scientist …

Wind and solar power are saving Americans an astounding amount of money – Vox

VoxWind and solar power are saving Americans an astounding amount of moneyVoxWind and solar power are subsidized by just about every major country in the world, either directly or indirectly through tax breaks, mandates, and regulations. The main rationale for these subsidies is that wind and solar produce, to use the economic …Wind energy saves up to 12,000 lives, $108 billion in health costs …Into the Wind – The AWEA Blog (blog)Health benefits of wind and solar offset all subsidiesArs TechnicaChile’s energy transformation is powered by wind, sun and volcanoesThe Seattle TimesQuartzall 21 news articles »

Greenyard Frozen to cut emissions with new biomass units – Fruitnet

FruitnetGreenyard Frozen to cut emissions with new biomass unitsFruitnetThirty-two new biomass units, manufactured by German firm Entrade, will replace old gas boilers and electric heating units at Greenyard Frozen’s operations in Kings Lynn, Norfolk and Boston, Lincolnshire. The project, financed by Los Angeles-based …

New GE Wind Turbines Will Boost Australia’s Total Wind Power by 10% – Fortune

FortuneNew GE Wind Turbines Will Boost Australia’s Total Wind Power by 10%FortuneThe company will supply and install 123 turbines at a 453-megawatt facility 250 kilometers north-west of Brisbane, Queensland. The facility’s capacity alone will be equal to 10% of Australia’s current total wind power capacity and looks to be its …GE to help develop the biggest wind farm in Australia, will supply 123 wind turbinesCNBCLocal firms to vie for work on $850 million wind farmToowoomba ChronicleGE and AGL to build 453MW Coopers Gap wind farm in Australia …Recharge (subscription)The South Burnett Timesall 15 news articles »

Wind Power Is All Grown Up Now – Bloomberg

BloombergWind Power Is All Grown Up NowBloombergPeople tend to think of renewable energy companies as the new kids on the block but Vestas Wind Systems A/S, the world’s biggest wind turbine manufacturer, is no pimply teenager. The Danish group entered the turbine business almost 40 years ago and …Vestas results take hit in Q2Windpower Monthly (subscription)Vestas wind turbine project delays hit profits and revenuesFinancial Timesall 42 news articles »

Amtran to seek funds for more CNG buses – Altoona Mirror

Amtran to seek funds for more CNG busesAltoona MirrorSuccess in obtaining the grants would give the authority 12 CNG buses among its 26-vehicle fleet to run on fuel provided by a CNG fueling station that workers will be building soon at Amtran’s terminal, according to General Manager Eric Wolf. “There’s …