Quantcast

Latest Wind farm Stories

2014-02-05 23:24:59

MarketResearchReports.Biz announces addition of new report “Wind Turbine Market in India 2014” to its database. Visit: http://www.marketresearchreports.biz/analysis/186711. Albany, NY (PRWEB) February 05, 2014 Wind Turbine Market in India 2014 Latest market research report titled Wind Turbine Market in India 2014 mentions that renewable energy is gaining prominence within the country. Wind energy accounts for majority of the renewable energy generated in the country. With India...

2014-02-05 16:23:10

2013 - An Exceptional Year for Canada OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) today released its 2013 market statistics, showing global wind energy capacity has tripled over the past five years to reach a total of 318,137 MW. Despite slower growth rates in some countries, the amount of wind energy installed around the world still rose by over 12 per cent in 2013. Canada recorded exceptionally strong growth in 2013 with a record of close to 1,600 MW...

2014-02-05 16:23:08

- 150 MW Carousel Wind Farm to benefit power supplier's member systems WESTMINSTER, Colo., Feb. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Tri-State Generation and Transmission Association, Inc. announced that it has entered into a 25-year agreement with a subsidiary of NextEra Energy Resources, LLC for a 150 megawatt wind power generating facility to be constructed in eastern Colorado. Under the 25-year power purchase agreement (PPA), Tri-State will purchase the entire output and associated...

2014-02-04 23:31:54

Rand Merchant Bank, one of South Africa’s leading banks has confirmed their sponsorship of a wind energy summit in Cape Town later this year. South Africa (PRWEB) February 04, 2014 In a rapidly growing market and with more than three competitive bidding rounds already underway, onshore wind in South Africa has never been so enticing to the global industry. Confidence in this market has yet again been stressed by Rand Merchant Bank [RMB] who has confirmed their ‘gold sponsorship’ of...

2014-01-23 16:21:14

MINNEAPOLIS, Jan. 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Minnesota-based Geronimo Energy and Dublin, Ireland-based Mainstream Renewable Power announced today Geronimo's acquisition of Mainstream's Green River Wind Farm located in Whiteside, Lee and Bureau Counties in Illinois. Geronimo Energy is already at the advanced stages of developing the 210 megawatt (MW) Walnut Ridge project, which is adjacent to the Green River project. Together, the Walnut Ridge and Green River wind farms represent up to...

2014-01-14 08:22:31

PPA secured for the 200 MW Mill Creek Wind Farm in Missouri KANSAS CITY, Mo., Jan. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Element Power US, LLC, owner and developer of the Mill Creek Wind Farm, and KCP&L Greater Missouri Operations have entered into a Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for a 200 MW wind energy facility to be built in Holt County, Missouri. The 200 MW project, once operational, will be the largest in the state of Missouri. Element Power continues to work with local, state, and...

2014-01-10 23:21:12

As part of its ongoing commitment to become a greener, more sustainable institution, The Storm King School (http://www.sks.org) began consuming electricity that is entirely generated by local wind farms. Cornwall on Hudson, NY (PRWEB) January 10, 2014 As part of its ongoing commitment to become a greener, more sustainable institution, The Storm King School (http://www.sks.org) began consuming electricity that is entirely generated by local wind farms. To that end, SKS has chosen as its...

2014-01-08 04:20:45

LONDON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Globeleq, the leading wind energy company in Central America, announced the financial close and notice to proceed on construction of two wind generation projects in Costa Rica and Honduras. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040611/DAF004LOGO) Construction of the 50 MW Orosi project in Costa Rica and the 24 MW expansion of the existing 102 MW Cerro de Hula wind farm will be managed by Globeleq's majority owned subsidiary, Globeleq...

2014-01-07 04:20:34

- An alternative to field repair, factory restoration service can be a smart choice in many situations - GAINESVILLE, Texas, Jan. 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The science of repairing wind turbine blades in the field has seen significant advances during the last five years as a result of improvements in diagnostic tools, materials, equipment and technician training. That model however still has intrinsic limitations because blades are frequently injured beyond the ability of field repair...

Study Shows Wind Power Can Cause Power Grid Problems, Offers Solution
2014-01-02 16:26:12

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Increasing the use of wind power generation may make the power grid more fragile, according to research published online in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Researchers from North Carolina State University and Johns Hopkins University found that increasing wind power generation makes the power grid more susceptible to disruptions. However, while the study revealed the potential problem wind power brings, the team also was able to...


Word of the Day
bibliopole
  • A bookseller; now, especially, a dealer in rare and curious books.
This word comes from a Greek phrase meaning 'book seller.'
Related