The Morning After: Water purification could lead to more electric cars

Welcome back! We hope you had a great weekend. We've been playing with some cool dinosaur toys , hearing about Tesla's next power grid experiment, and the end of free Wikipedia data for developing countries. View full post on Wind Power News

‘Don’t dump windfarms on us’: residents tell energy giant

AGL community relations manager Hannah Coffey told a meeting of residents on Wednesday that AGL accepted that “a lot of people have had bad experiences with AGL” at its Macarthur windfarm which was why they were taking the unprecedented step of engaging with community before it reached the application stage. Renewable energy project developer Wind […]

Kirby Mercer says progress still being made on offshore wind…

Last summer, Kirby Mercer said he and his partners needed an offtake agreement by the end of 2017 or key investors might lose interest in his offshore wind energy project. Two months into 2018, there is no such agreement with government, the utilities and potential customers for the power generated, but Mercer says things are […]

Wind projects offer real benefit to this area

Perry White's Jan. 29 commentary, “A Road Map for Wind Farm Opposition,” is disheartening in that he assumes all readers want to oppose wind projects. Look to the town of Sheldon where residents paid zero local taxes for eight years because wind revenue funded the entire town budget. View full post on Wind Power News

Laser Welding Equipment Market to Reflect Impressive Expansion During 2015-2025

The advancements in the laser technology has resulted in its wide usage and laser beams a “commonplace”. The laser welding process is used for welding a wide range of materials. View full post on Wind Power News

India poised for a leap in Electric Mobility; Nitin Gadkari

New Delhi : Union Minister of Road Transport and Highways, Shri Nitin Gadkari has said that India is poised for a leap in Electric Mobility. He was addressing a press conference in the capital today after inaugurating the electric vehicle chargers- slow and fast charging-at an event, 'Charging the Drive' held at the NITI Aayog […]

Congress restored an investment tax credit for small wind and other alternative energy sources

But Mike Bergey, president and CEO of Norman-based Bergey Windpower, is hopeful that will change, thanks in part to Congress' restoration of an investment tax credit for such systems. Bergey said sales of his company's 10 kilowatt turbine peaked in 2012 at about $8 million, when it built and sold about 300 of them for […]

ANL: life-cycle water consumption of fuel cell vehicles can be cut in …

The life-cycle water consumption of fuel cell electric vehicles using hydrogen produced from natural gas with steam methane reforming is almost 50% less than the life-cycle water consumption of conventional internal combustion engine vehicles using gasoline, according to a study by researchers at Argonne National Laboratory . Life-cycle water consumption per 100 miles driven. View […]

Underwater video shows marine life growing at wind farm

Offshore wind proponents are touting new undersea footage that suggests a vibrant marine habitat is growing around the nation's first offshore wind farm – a five-turbine operation off Rhode Island's waters. The American Wind Energy Association, an industry trade group, says the roughly two-minute clip it posted on YouTube this week shows the potential for […]

American Electric Power Aep’s Clean Energy Strategy Will Achieve…

American Electric Power released a report outlining the company's strategy for a clean energy future. The strategy includes new carbon dioxide emission reduction goals and investments in renewable resources and advanced technologies to enhance the efficiency of the power grid. View full post on Wind Power News