Latest Wind power in the United States Stories

2011-05-23 05:05:00

DES MOINES, Iowa, May 23, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The state of Iowa is continuing its tradition of leadership in wind energy and showcasing the state's forward-looking strategy to develop alternative energy sources for the economy of the future at the American Wind Energy Association's (AWEA) 2011 WINDPOWER Conference and Exhibition.

2011-05-12 18:31:00

LOS ANGELES, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP announced today that Edward Zaelke and Adam Umanoff have joined the firm's project finance practice as partners in Los Angeles. They are being joined by partners Thomas I. Dupuis and Lloyd MacNeil.

2011-05-05 10:56:00

ORLANDO, Fla., May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Using a greener, more reliable and cost-effective method of transportation, Siemens transported 22 wind turbine nacelles and hubs by rail from its new wind turbine nacelle assembly facility in Hutchinson, Kansas, yesterday.

2011-04-26 08:30:00

SAN FRANCISCO, April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern) announced today that it has partnered with Samsung Renewable Energy to acquire wind power projects in Ontario from ACCIONA and Boralex.

2011-04-20 06:30:00

The US government on Tuesday approved construction of a controversial wind farm off the coast of Cape Cod, Massachusetts, which could begin this fall.

2011-04-05 08:41:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., April 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As Poland's wind energy industry accelerates its new project development initiatives to meet European Union mandates and exploit the country's promising wind resources, project developers are being offered expanded access to technology that will help drive the development process.

2011-03-25 08:00:00

ORLANDO, Fla., March 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Siemens Energy has been awarded another order from Minnesota Power for 35 3-megawatt (MW) SWT-3.0-101 direct drive wind turbines for its Bison 2 wind energy center near Center, North Dakota.

2011-03-15 00:00:27

Northern Power Systems Introduces New 2.3 MW Permanent Magnet Direct Drive Wind Turbine The Northern Power® 2.3 Offers Customers More Power, More of the Time for a Better Bottom Line&trade Barre, VT, USA (Vocus/PRWEB) March 14, 2011 Northern Power Systems, Inc.

2011-02-22 06:30:00

LAS VEGAS, Feb. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Here Enterprises Inc. (Pink Sheets: HRTE), a growing developer of clean wind energy, is pursuing sales of commercial, industrial and residential wind turbine systems.

2011-02-02 11:46:00

President Obama's State of the Union address and focus on renewable energies validates Second Wind's mission to make wind the global energy source of choice SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb.

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