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Data Center Interest in Renewable Energy on the Rise

Nov 20 - PR Newswire - Renewable energy is among the top emerging technologies being considered by data center owners to help address power and cooling costs, according to a Mortenson survey of corporate data center executives, data center developers and operators, and information technology providers at the 2014 Data Center World conference. More...

Deepwater Wind, Nassau-Suffolk Building and Construction Trades Council, Long Island Federation of Labor to Create Offshore Wind Jobs on Long Island

Nov 19 - Global Data Point - If approved by local regulators later this year, Deepwater ONE would result in approximately 300 direct jobs each year on Long Island throughout the project's construction, as well as a significant number of jobs during the project's pre-construction phase. More...

Vestas receives wind turbines order from Odell Wind Farm

Nov 19, 2014 -- MarketLine - Vestas Wind Systems A/S, a manufacturer of wind turbines, has received an order from Odell Wind Farm LLC, a joint venture between Algonquin Power Co. More...
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Dawson Students Challenged To Design Renewable Energy Playground; Winning Design To Be Built On Campus In 2015

Nov 19 - PR Newswire - Dawson School, the region's premier K-12 independent school, has initiated The Renewable Energy Playground Design Challenge, giving Dawson students the opportunity to design an interactive play structure that uses solar, wind, and human energy to teach about and generate electricity. More...

First Wind Deal Expected to Open New Markets for Alternative Energy Projects

Nov 19 - Forexpros - A Midwest solar power company, and its subsidiary, are joining forces to acquire First Wind, in a deal valued at roughly $2.4 billion. More...

ACCIONA Windpower to Supply 165 MW for IKEA's Largest Renewable Energy Project to Date

CHICAGO, Nov 18, 2014 -- BUSINESS WIRE - ACCIONA Windpower, an ACCIONA group subsidiary company dedicated to the design, manufacture and sale of wind turbines, has completed a turbine supply agreement with Apex Clean Energy, developer of the 165 MW Cameron Wind farm, which has been purchased by IKEA Group. 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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Texas Renewable Electricity Rates Becoming More Affordable

By Charlie Hewitt - Renewable electricity plans are priced at a premium compared to non-renewable plans.  This makes sense from the consumer standpoint given more...
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Global and China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Market : Size, Analysis, Share, Research, Industry 2014

By John Cooper - Global and China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Market : Size, Analysis, Share, Research, Industry, Growth, Trends, Report, Opportunities and Forecast more...
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A breakthrough in Renewable Energy storage battery

By Kamlesh Jolapara - As we know that due to inconsistence nature of renewable energy source, the application or consumption time doesn’t match with more...
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Thanking Our Veterans With Sustainable Jobs

By Wayne M. Kovach - Giving back to those who gave so much is the least our country can do for its veterans. Coming home more...
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India to invest $100 Billion for renewable energy in next five years

By Kamlesh Jolapara - With a view to achieving “electricity for all by 2019,” the government has set an ambitious target of attracting `15 more...


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