Currently browsing tag

wind energy

Enel commissions Peru’s largest wind farm – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyEnel commissions Peru’s largest wind farmWindpower MonthlyWayra I, Enel’s first wind site in the country, comprises 42 of Nordex Acciona’s AW125 3.15MW turbines and was built in roughly 12 months, the company stated. It had successfully bid for a project with a capacity of approximately 126MW in the country’s …Enel commissions Peru largest wind farmSteelGuruall 2 news articles »

BCPG makes first investment in Thai wind power – The Nation

BCPG makes first investment in Thai wind powerThe NationThis was the first time the company had invested in wind energy in Thailand following its investment last year in PetroWind Energy Inc, which runs a 50MW project in the Philippines. “I’m positive that the investment in this project will generate …

Arkwright Wind Turbine Project Almost Complete – Jamestown Post Journal

Jamestown Post JournalArkwright Wind Turbine Project Almost CompleteJamestown Post JournalClossman is hoping all turbines will be erected by June 25, “if the wind holds down.” The operation date and payments of royalties to Arkwright residents are still up in the air as there are two dates. “One is completion of construction,” he noted …

AT&T is buying wind power – Midland Reporter-Telegram

Midland Reporter-TelegramAT&T is buying wind powerMidland Reporter-TelegramAT&T, the Dallas telecommunications company, is buying 820 megawatts of electricity generated by wind power from NextEra Energy Resources, a Florida utility. The power w…

Pakistan ‘lacks clear strategy’, says WWEA – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyPakistan ‘lacks clear strategy’, says WWEAWindpower MonthlyGovernment should also clearly define the roles and responsibilities of federal and provincial institutions involved in clean energy development, the World Wind Energy Association (WWEA) suggested. The lack of a national renewable energy strategy, grid …and more »

Europe agrees to 32% target – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyEurope agrees to 32% targetWindpower MonthlyWind energy trade body WindEurope welcomed the increased goal, adding “this agreement the EU stays in the race for Global competitiveness on renewables”. “The Renewables Directive sets out concrete measures to underpin the delivery of the target.

Conn. to buy offshore wind power for first time – (press release) (press release)Conn. to buy offshore wind power for first (press release)Conn. to buy offshore wind power for first time. DEEP announced on Tuesday it has accepted a bid from one of three companies to go ahead and start the building process. Read More » 8 hours ago. Watch More Videos ». LAKANA …

State Taps First-Ever Offshore Wind Power In Clean Energy Program – Hartford Courant

Hartford CourantState Taps First-Ever Offshore Wind Power In Clean Energy ProgramHartford CourantThe Malloy administration on Wednesday directed the state’s first purchase of offshore wind power, joining Connecticut with southern New England’s drive to generate wind power from the Atlantic Ocean. The state, announcing its renewable energy projects …Connecticut taps Deepwater Wind for offshore projecttheday.comConnecticut to Buy Offshore Wind Power for the First TimeU.S. News & World ReportConnecticut to procure 200 MW of offshore power from Deepwater Wind’s Revolution projectWindpower Engineering (press release)WNPR Newsall 50 news articles »

UMaine wind power expert remains optimistic despite PUC vote – WABI

WABIUMaine wind power expert remains optimistic despite PUC voteWABI”The good news is wind offshore the coast of Maine is there and is going to be there no matter who is in office in the state of Maine,” he said. “The National Renewable Energy lab put a report out last year that ranked Maine as the number one state on …Regulators deal setback to Maine wind energy project | WorkBoatWorkBoatall 9 news articles »

About those anti-wind power billboards on I-35… – City Pages

City PagesAbout those anti-wind power billboards on I-35…City PagesSmaller text invites you to a website,, where you’ll find a 24-page report—“The High Cost of Failure”—detailing the evils of wind power in Minnesota. While once we enjoyed electricity prices 20 percent below the national …

A Big Win for Wind Power in Virginia – WVTF

WVTFA Big Win for Wind Power in VirginiaWVTFWhen it comes to wind power, 12 states produce 80% of the energy, and Virginia is not among them. But that could be changing. At KidWind, a national competition of high school students determined to design ne…