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GSA on Track to Meet Administration's 2020 Renewable Energy Goal with First-of-its-Kind Wind Energy Procurement

Oct 23 - Targeted News Service - The General Services Administration issued the following news release: Today, the U.S. More...

Dozens attend Dixfield public hearing on amended wind facility ordinance vote

Oct 23 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Matthew Daigle Sun Journal, Lewiston, Maine - Dozens of residents met Wednesday evening in the Dirigo High School community room to discuss the Nov. More...

U.S. General Services Administration Signs Power Purchase Agreement for 140 Megawatts of Wind Energy in Illinois

Oct 22 - PR Newswire - MG2 Tribal Energy ("MG2"), a partnership between the Mesa Grande Band of Mission Indians ("Mesa Grande") and renewable energy company, Geronimo Energy ("Geronimo"), is pleased to announce that the United States General Services Administration ("GSA") has entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) to purchase 140 megawatts (MW) of clean wind energy from the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm in western Illinois. More...
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ACCIONA begins supply of wind turbines for wind power complex in Texas

Oct 21, 2014 -- MarketLine - ACCIONA Windpower, a designer and manufacturer of wind turbines, has begun supply of 100 AW 116/3000 wind turbines for a wind power complex in Texas managed by Capital Dynamics. More...

NJR Clean Energy Ventures Announces New 48 Megawatt Onshore Wind Project

WALL, N.J., Oct 21, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), the unregulated distributed power subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), today announced the acquisition of its third onshore wind project. More...

Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. Subsidiary Arizona Green Power, LLC Applies to California Energy Commission for RPS Precertification Eligibility

Oct 20 - Marketwire - Solar Wind Energy Tower, Inc. (OTCQB: SWET) ( the "Company"), the inventor of large Solar Wind Downdraft Tower structures capable of producing abundant, inexpensive electricity, today announced that its subsidiary Arizona Green Power, LLC , the owner/operator of the San Luis Arizona Energy Tower project, has submitted an application form CEC-RPS-1to the California Energy Commission for Renewable Portfolio Standard "RPS" Precertification, filed as a not yet commercially online facility using renewable fuel, seeking an initial evaluation for compliance as to eligibility for the RPS. More...

Articles 

By Ken Ditzel
On: October 9, 2014
Referencing LBNL's annual wind report, a recent article proclaimed that the "Price of US Wind Energy [is] at [an] 'All-Time Low' of 2.5 Cents per Kilowatt-Hour." This seemingly appears to be tremendous news - renewables more...
By Devon Bass
On: September 25, 2014
For years Texas was producing more wind power than it could effectively put to use. Between 2006 and 2009 over 7,000 megawatts of wind capacity was built in the state. These turbines were almost entirely more...
By Russell Tencer
On: August 7, 2014
With so many day-to-day concerns vying for attention, many farmers may not have the time to stop and research alternative ways to address their energy needs and rising utility costs. While having heard that renewable more...
By Suresh Kumar
On: November 26, 2013
I am working in a building which is centrally air conditioned. I got the idea of using the exhaust wind of Air conditioning plant to rotate the turbine for producing energy. more...
By Davis Swan
On: November 4, 2013
With the U.S. government "closed for business" and a looming debt ceiling crisis the debate over whether or not to extend the wind energy Production Tax Credit (PTC) is not getting much attention these days. more...

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Aarkstore - Wind Energy Market in China 2014

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Breaking Wind: The Odd Culture of Wind Farm Protests

By Wayne M. Kovach - Wind farms are popping up all over the world with the lure of cleaner electric generation and a lessened dependency more...


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