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Wind power generation increases – AzerNews

AzerNewsWind power generation increasesAzerNewsThis includes energy from water, wind, sun, biological waste resources, or even sea waves, with the help of certain facilities. The advantage of using this type of energy is that it does not create any env…

BLM seeking public Input on New Mexico’s Borderlands Wind project – Windpower Engineering (press release)

Windpower Engineering (press release)BLM seeking public Input on New Mexico’s Borderlands Wind projectWindpower Engineering (press release)Subject to the BLM’s approval, construction of the Borderlands Wind energy generation facility would commence in 2019, with generation and delivery of electricity to the grid by the end of 2020. When completed, the wind energy facility would operate …

Maui Wind Energy Initiatives Focus of Talk Story – Maui Now

Maui Wind Energy Initiatives Focus of Talk StoryMaui NowAuwahi Wind is located on the wind-rich ʻUlupalakua Ranch on the southeast coast of Maui, Hawai’i and is a joint venture of Sempra Renewables and BP Wind Energy. The wind farm was completed in December 2012 as an endeavor to bring Hawai’i closer …

Wind turbines acting as ‘apex predators’ by driving down bird numbers, study finds – The Independent

The IndependentWind turbines acting as ‘apex predators’ by driving down bird numbers, study findsThe IndependentWind turbines can act as top predators in ecosystems by driving down populations of birds and triggering knock-on effects across food chains, according to a new study. Scientists found that predatory raptor birds were four times rarer in parts of an …Wind farms are a growing threat to predatory birds and balance in ecosystem: StudyFirstpostNew enemy of birds of prey: wind farmsThe HinduWind farm ‘predator’ effect hits ecosystems: study by Indian Institute of ScienceETEnergyworld.comAPN Live -Natureall 51 news articles »

Pattern losses continue despite earnings growth – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyPattern losses continue despite earnings growthWindpower MonthlyIn the quarter, Pattern completed the sale of its majority stake in the 115MW El Arrayán wind complex in Chile for $70.4 million, while acquiring a 51% share in the 143MW Mont Sainte-Marguerite project in Québec, Canada for $37.7 million. “This asset …and more »

Massive energy storage growth expected in UK – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyMassive energy storage growth expected in UKWindpower MonthlyRenewableUK’s analysis follows a report by the Renewable Energy Association in late 2017, which concluded approximately 12GW of battery storage could be deployed in the UK by the end of 2021, a quarter of which could be co-located at wind farms.BNEF: Energy Storage Market To Attract $1.2 Trillion By 2040North American Windpowerall 279 news articles »

Hooray For SB100! Now What Happens For Wind Energy? – North American Windpower

North American WindpowerHooray For SB100! Now What Happens For Wind Energy?North American WindpowerAlthough non-hydro renewables are likely to be the primary option for supplying the bulk of California’s zero-carbon electricity supply in 2045, it is not clear what California’s lofty new goal means for wind energy. Permitting in California is …

Charlevoix approves new procedures for solar, wind power – Petoskey News-Review

Petoskey News-ReviewCharlevoix approves new procedures for solar, wind powerPetoskey News-ReviewCHARLEVOIX — The Charlevoix City Council approved new procedures on Oct. 15 that will guide residents through the technical and operational requirements to connect wind- or solar-powered generators to the city electric system. In 2017, council …

Updated: Vestas to supply Enel in South Africa | Windpower Monthly – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyUpdated: Vestas to supply Enel in South Africa | Windpower MonthlyWindpower MonthlySOUTH AFRICA: Vestas will provide Enel Green Power with 111 turbines at three projects with a combined capacity of 442MW won in the country’s fourth tender …Vestas to create local jobs and play leading part in restart of South …GlobeNewswire (press release)all 5 news articles »

Reflections from WindEnergy Hamburg 2018 – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyReflections from WindEnergy Hamburg 2018Windpower MonthlyGERMANY: High-torque gearbox development, the mystery of the missing ministers, the death-knell sounds for pure-play OEMs, and the clout of the oil companies — the Windpower Mon…

LiDAR Technology Mated with Wind Energy Quickly Becoming an Industry Standard – POWER magazine

POWER magazineLiDAR Technology Mated with Wind Energy Quickly Becoming an Industry StandardPOWER magazineThe profitability of a wind farm depends directly upon reducing uncertainty when wind resources are being assessed and when wind turbines are being fine-tuned. Project risks vary from site to site, depending upon size, site complexity, and whether the …US breaks 90GW milestone in Q3Windpower MonthlyWhy Wind Power Isn’t the AnswerCity JournalMontague and Clay County anti-wind farm groups hold meetingKFDXNorth American Windpower -CompositesWorld -Offshore Wind Journalall 252 news articles »

Vestas’ Vedel calls for more test opportunities – Windpower Monthly

Windpower MonthlyVestas’ Vedel calls for more test opportunitiesWindpower MonthlyAcross DTU’s two test sites, which are being expanded, Vestas has five test beds it shares with its offshore wind joint venture MHI Vestas. “My point here is very direct: There is a need for a national strategy that prioritises the possibility of wind …and more »