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Gamesa wins wind turbines order from EDPR

Jul 22, 2014 -- MarketLine - Gamesa Corporacion Tecnologica, which is involved in fabrication of wind turbines and the construction of wind farms, has won orders from EDP Renovaveis, or EDPR, to supply 95 G114-2.0MW turbines to the Waverly wind farm in Coffey County, Kansas. More...

Alstom will supply 127 wind turbines to Renova Energia for the Umburanas wind farm complex

Jul 22 - ENP Newswire - Alstom has signed a contract worth around EUR320 million[1] with Renova Energia - leader in wind power generation in Brazil - to deliver, erect and commission 127 wind turbines in the Umburanas complex, located in Bahia State. More...

Alterra Power's Dokie 1 Wind Farm Resumes Operations

Jul 22 - Canada Newswire - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) is pleased to announce that the Dokie 1 wind farm re-commenced full operations on July 18. More...
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Juhl Energy Team Selected to Lead Development of $5.5 Million Wind Energy Project at Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah

PIPESTONE, Minn., July 21, 2014 /PRNewswire - Juhl Energy, Inc. (OTCQB: JUHL, the "Company"), a leading provider of Clean Energy Solutions and the Leader in Community Wind Power, is pleased to announce today that the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Sacramento District has awarded a $5.5 million contract to the team of Juhl Energy, Inc. (MN.), Aegis Renewable Energy (VT.), and Icenogle Construction Management Inc. (CA.) for the development, construction and installation of a 1.5 - 2 megawatt wind turbine at the Tooele Army Depot near Salt Lake City, Utah. More...

Laufer Wind demonstrates radar-activated obstruction lighting system

Jul 21, 2014 -- AIRLINE INDUSTRY INFORMATION - Laufer Wind said it has demonstrated its aircraft detection sight solution, the first-ever trial against a radar-activated obstruction lighting system on a wind farm in the US. More...

Finavera Wind Energy Sells Remaining 10% Equity Interest in 105 Megawatt Cloosh Valley Wind Project to SSE Renewables for EUR 2.1 million

Jul 21 - Canada Newswire - Finavera Wind Energy Inc. ("Finavera" or the "Company") (TSX-V: FVR) is pleased to announce that it has completed a series of agreements for the sale of its 10% equity interest in the 105 megawatt ("MW") Cloosh Valley Wind Project in County Galway, Ireland (the "Project") to SSE Renewables (Ireland) Limited ("SSER") for EUR 2.1 million. More...

Articles 

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...
By Scott Shugarts
On: October 3, 2013
National, community and utility-wide efforts to move toward greater renewable energy use are well publicized.  However, many consumers are becoming frustrated with the relatively slow pace of those authorities and are looking for ways to more...
By Kristopher Settle
On: August 15, 2013
Peter Sennekamp, media officer for the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) announced in mid-June that wind energy will surpass the threshold of 300 gigawatts, or 300,000 megawatts at some point before the end of the more...
By Prab Jain , Iqbal Hussain , Larry Horne , Sujit Mandal
On: August 6, 2013
Wind farms have been rapidly added to the power grid in the last decade. Wind now contributes to more than 60,000 MW of generation capacity in USA and has been achieving double digit growth in more...

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