Latest Wind power in the United States Stories

2011-07-27 16:00:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, July 27, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Construction of the 443.9-megawatt Rolling Hills wind project in southwest Iowa is progressing on schedule toward a planned year-end completion.

2011-06-16 17:11:00

EDINBURG, Texas, June 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Texas has a global reputation for being home to major oil and natural gas fields, but the winds of change have brought a new energy player to the Lone Star State; wind energy.

2011-06-15 08:00:00

SAN FRANCISCO, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern) today announced it has begun construction on the Spring Valley Wind project.

2011-06-08 09:01:00

SAN JOSE, Calif., June 8, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Electricity Storage Association (ESA), the preeminent trade association dedicated to fostering the development and commercialization of energy storage technologies, and the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), the national trade association representing wind power project developers, equipment suppliers, services providers, parts manufacturers, utilities, researchers, and others involved in the wind industry - have released...

2011-05-24 09:00:00

ANAHEIM, Calif., May 24, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Duke Energy (NYSE: DUK) will use 73 Siemens wind turbines, each capable of generating 2.3 megawatts of emission-free electricity, to build its first wind farm in Kansas. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20040414/DUKEENERGYLOGO ) Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke Energy, will build, own and operate the 168-megawatt (MW) Ironwood Windpower Project in Ford County - approximately 150 miles west of Wichita.

2011-05-23 15:10:00

ORLANDO, Fla. and ANAHEIM, Calif., May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- With a continued strategic focus on providing increased efficiency to its wind power customers, Siemens Energy today announced plans for implementation of new wind service warehousing operations in Woodward, Oklahoma.

2011-05-23 12:40:00

MINNEAPOLIS, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- On the heels of its landmark 100th wind project announcement, Mortenson's Renewable Energy Groups is cautiously optimistic about the potential for new wind power generation throughout North America in 2011 and 2012.

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