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Failure in rotor hub stalls south wind turbine

Apr 24 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - David Little West Central Tribune, Willmar, Minn. - Willmar Municipal Utilities south wind turbine was shut down at approximately 1 p.m. More...

Wind energy pushes county tax value higher

Apr 24 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Chris Aldridge The Huron Daily Tribune, Bad Axe, Mich. - Agricultural and personal property values in Huron County have increased again for 2014, according to a report prepared by the county's equalization director. More...

Ex-Im Bank Awards Gamesa "Renewable Energy Exporter of the Year"

PR Newswire- Apr 24 - Today the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank) awarded its Renewable Energy Exporter of the Year distinction to a major supplier in the wind power market, Gamesa Wind US, LLC.  More...
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GE’s Energy Investing Unit Exceeds $10 Billion Renewable Energy Milestone, Generating Clean Power, Jobs

STAMFORD, Conn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 24, 2014 - GE Energy Financial Services announced today it has exceeded $10 billion in renewable energy investment commitments worldwide to become one of the industry’s leading investors. More...

CIRI wants ML&P to buy wind power

Apr 23 - Anchorage Daily News (AK) - Cook Inlet Region Inc. is making a renewed push to persuade Anchorage's municipal utility to buy power from its wind project on Fire Island, which sits in the Inlet just to the west of the city. More...

Study shows Northwest still near top in wind energy, though development has hit doldrums

Apr 22 - McClatchy-Tribune Regional News - Ted Sickinger The Oregonian, Portland, Ore. - Oregon remains near the front of most rankings of the wind industry, a new study shows, though development of new wind resources hit a major lull throughout the Northwest in 2013 that shows little sign of ending. 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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The Real Cost Associated With Neodymium Wind Turbines

By Danny Burns - According to a research organized by a group of UK scientists, it is predicated that 15% of the country’s energy more...

Why Storage & Monitoring of Energy is Crucial for Tapping into Green Power

By Deja Kirkwood - One of the drawbacks of renewable power plants is that their fuel sources (tides, wind, sun etc.) fluctuate naturally, leaving more...
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Reasons Available To Use Wind To Cater Energy Requirements

By Danny Burns - Excessive heating of the planet due to fossil fuel burning has forced people to look for green energy sources. That more...
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What are the Alternates for Energy Sources?

By Atlantic Energy - 1) Solar Power: Talking about power, one cannot overlook the power of the sun, the solar energy. Sunlight is very more...
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Can Wind Turbines Make You Sick?

By Danny Burns - Wind farms have become one of the major energy generation methods in the present world. They can be found in more...


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