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Whirlpool Corporation Wind Farm Finalized in Findlay

- Last June Whirlpool Corporation broke ground on a wind farm near our Findlay, Ohio dishwasher plant and today it is fully operational. More...

Falmouth to appeal denial of wind turbine permit

By Sean F. Driscoll, Cape Cod Times, Hyannis, Mass. - April 26--FALMOUTH -- The town will go to court to appeal the denial of a special permit for one of its twin wind turbines, the Board of Selectmen announced Monday night, adding another lawsuit to the growing pile of litigation surrounding the controversial machines. More...

Seneca Nation to build wind turbine off Route 5 in Irving

By David Robinson, The Buffalo News, N.Y. - April 25--The Seneca Nation of Indians will break ground Wednesday on a $6 million project that will build a wind turbine in Irving that is expected to reduce tribal electricity costs by $400,000 a year. More...
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Growth of Wind Power Production Slows in U.S.

- U.S. wind power production grew just 5.1 percent in 2015, the smallest year-to-year growth since 1999, the Department of Energy said Thursday. The agency attributed the sparse increase in wind power production to low wind speeds during the first half of last year. Three states in the Pacific Census division California, Oregon and Washington saw decreases in wind generation in 2015, as did most ... More...

Little overlap between wind turbines and sandhill crane

By Christopher Collins, Times Record News, Wichita Falls, Texas - April 22--Wind energy developments in Texas and other southern states are not likely to have a significant negative effect on the migratory patterns of the sandhill crane, a report issued Thursday by the United States Geological Survey found. More...

GEs $10.3 billion acquisition of Alstom helps it win power plant deal

- General Electric Co. has recently acquired Alstom's energy business for $10.3 billion, and will be using its own gas turbine along with the equipment from Alstom SA to upgrade the power plant in Connecticut, U.S. The order by PSEG Power will see GE's order book increasing to 35 HA turbines. The deal will see GE using a steam generator designed by Alstom, and the company believes this ... More...

Articles 

By Harry Valentine
On: January 11, 2016
Hydroelectric power has traditionally depended on predictable weather patterns that deliver a near constant volume of rainfall over the watershed area of power dams. more...
By Harry Valentine
On: November 4, 2015
While many state power utilities internationally have embraced wind energy conversion to provide additional electric power, prevailing economic constraints are requiring the same utilities to make more efficient use of available capital. more...
By Devon Bass
On: June 19, 2015
In a state long-associated with oil ("Texas tea") and conservative politics, you would think renewables would have a hard time getting a toehold. more...
By Harry Valentine
On: June 17, 2015
In recent years, several inventive entrepreneurial types have challenged the theory of the 2 and 3-bladed horizontal-axial axis wind turbine, claiming that the space between the blades has been wasted and could be used to more...
By Michael Goggin
On: June 8, 2015
Low-cost, zero-emission wind energy will become even more valuable as states and utilities develop plans to cost-effectively reduce carbon pollution to comply with EPA's Clean Power Plan, according to new economic analysis from the Energy more...

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Wind Turbine Operations and Maintenance Market, by Application (Onshore and Offshore) - Global Indus

By rahul shinde - This research study analyzes the market for wind turbine operation and maintenance (O&M) in terms of revenue (US$ Mn). The more...
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By Rose Harvey - Wind Power in India, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, more...
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By Sonali Mrr - MarketResearchReports.Biz has announced addition of new report “Global Offshore Wind Turbine Installation Vessel Industry 2016 Market Research Report” to its more...
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Research on Wind Power Energy in Portugal Market 2016 Industry Analysis & Forecast 2025

By Rose Harvey - Wind Power in Portugal, Market Outlook to 2025, Update 2015 - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, more...


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