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2014-03-12 12:24:33

LONDON, March 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report:Wind Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles Wind Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025, 2013 Update - Capacity, Generation, Levelized Cost of Energy (LCOE), Investment Trends, Regulations and Company Profiles Summary"Wind Power in the US, Market Outlook to 2025,...

Hurricanes Could Be Tamed By Offshore Wind Farms
2014-02-26 11:45:18

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online In addition to providing a renewable source of energy and reducing society’s carbon footprint, wind turbines may provide the added benefit of taming the power of a hurricane. According to a new study in the journal Nature Climate Change, thousands of offshore wind turbines could diminish hurricanes' wind speeds, wave heights and storm surge. "We found that when wind turbines are present, they slow down the outer rotation winds of...

2014-02-24 08:23:45

TSX : AXY VANCOUVER, Feb. 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) has completed the acquisition of 100% of the Shannon wind project, a 202 MW wind farm in late-stage development in Clay County, Texas. Alterra acquired the project from Horn Wind, LLC, a north Texas early-stage wind developer that has successfully developed two other wind farms in the region. Last week, Alterra also placed a $4.5 million cash deposit with Oncor, the project's transmission service...

2014-02-20 08:23:24

LONDON, Feb. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: Small Wind Turbines up to 100kW, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Analysis by Power Range, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020 Small Wind Turbines up to 100kW, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Analysis by Power Range, Regulations and Key Country Analysis to 2020 Summary "Small Wind Turbines up to 100kW, 2013 Update - Global Market Size, Analysis by Power Range, Regulations...

2014-02-19 12:22:55

DALLAS, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentalum Technologies (http://www.pentalum.com), a developer and manufacturer of the SpiDAR wind LiDAR, for resource assessment and wind turbine control has hired Mr. Grant Qualley to act as General Manager - The Americas. Grant Qualley will be managing Pentalum's sales, operations and customers support activities in the US, Canada and South America. Grant holds a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology, Minor in Mathematics from...

2014-02-19 04:21:38

ESSEN, Germany, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Ferrostaal Industrial Projects GmbH, a project developer facilitating worldwide investments, is taking a majority stake in the 'Sainshand' wind farm project in Mongolia. With 190 GWh of electricity every year, 'Sainshand' will be the largest wind park in Mongolia. The investment in the project amounts to approximately 120 million US dollars and is intended to connect to the grid as early as the end of 2015. Wind energy:...

2014-02-13 23:22:46

Huge wind project in Texas to be completed in two phases by the end of 2015 moves forward. Chicago, Ill. (PRWEB) February 13, 2014 New Generation Power Texas, LLC (NGP Texas), a Texas-based renewable energy company, has begun the first phase of construction on their 400 Megawatt (MW) Texas Wind Farm. The newly formed subsidiary of Chicago-based New Generation Power started construction on December 11, 2013, which made the wind farm eligible for a Federal Renewable Energy Production Tax...

2014-02-10 16:22:36

WASHINGTON, Feb. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Alstom announced a contract to supply 5 Haliade(TM) 150-6 megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbines for Deepwater Wind's 30-MW Block Island pilot Wind Farm located off the coast of Rhode Island, USA. The project will be one of the first offshore wind farms in the U.S. and will be the first to feature Alstom's Haliade(TM) 150-6 MW -the largest turbine installed in offshore waters today. The five turbines will produce approximately 125,000 MWh of...

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...


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