Latest American Wind Energy Association Stories

2009-08-19 12:05:00

DUSSELDORF, Germany, August 19 /PRNewswire/ -- - 1st "Offshore Summit: European-North American Dialog" on the 10th and 11th of September 2009 in Rostock (Germany) Offering US-Based Companies the Unique Opportunity of Profiting From the Early Exchange of Offshore Wind Project Experiences to Take Place Between the European and American Participants On June 23rd 2009, the US administration approved five offshore wind projects along the coasts of New Jersey and Delaware and US...

2009-07-29 12:35:00

While investment and construction of new wind power farms has continued growing across the US mainland, some developers have set their sights offshore.

2009-07-15 17:06:00

"The issue is not profits, but price signals; evidence clear that organized markets offer superior platform for market-based cap-and-trade."WASHINGTON, July 15 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following statement was released today by William Massey, counsel to the COMPETE Coalition and former FERC Commissioner, in response to a study by Synapse Energy Economics on the pending federal climate and energy legislation released this morning by APPA, NARUC, NASUCA and NRECA: "The issue of limiting...

2009-07-07 10:00:00

BOULDER, Colo., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers, ranchers and rural business owners have until July 31, 2009 to apply for the USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) grants. The grants provide funds to purchase and install small wind turbines (or other renewable energy systems).

2009-05-07 15:15:00

More than 17,000 attendees and more than 1,200 exhibitors have gathered in Chicago this month for the world’s largest conference of wind energy leaders.

2009-05-05 14:00:00

First Commercial-Scale Urban Wind Power System for Rooftop Use Customers With Small Footprints, Moderate Wind Can Expect Short Payback AKRON, Ohio, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Energy Technologies LLC, a privately held company founded in 2006, announces the launch of WindCube(R), a 60kW rooftop wind turbine designed for on-site power generation by commercial and industrial power users in urban and suburban locations.

2009-04-15 04:20:00

TORONTO, April 15 /PRNewswire/ - More than 25 North American experts will discuss opportunities, trends and challenges related to community wind energy projects at a unique online conference on May 26 and 27, 2009 (http://www.greenenergyconferences.com). At a time when communities are trying to find new and affordable sources of energy, wind energy projects that are mid-scale, locally owned and designed to maximize benefits at the local level provide a compelling alternative to traditional...

2009-04-14 07:20:00

In the burgeoning industry of wind energy, Texas remains the undisputed leader, but competition in other areas of the country is growing fierce.

2009-04-04 14:10:00

Industry officials said on Friday that the push to boost U.S. electric generation from wind and other renewable energy sources is forcing U.S. lawmakers to address the contentious issue of whether states or the federal government should have final authority to site new power lines.

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  • A person in a secondary role, specifically the second most important character (after the protagonist).
The word 'deuteragonist' comes from a Greek word meaning 'an actor of second-class parts'.