Musselroe to participate in $500,000 stability trial

Musselroe wind farm will be the yardstick to measure the stability of renewable energy on the national grid when it participates in a trial announced by the federal government. The wind farm, located in the North East, is the only wind farm participating in the trial, that will measure how frequency control and ancillary services […]

KOHLERKohler Co. Announces Wind Power Investment

Kohler Co. announced a 15-year agreement to purchase 100 megawatts of wind power per year from the Diamond Vista wind farm located near Salina, Kansas. View full post on Wind Power News

City Utilities of Springfield adds 100 MW of wind power

Missouri-based City Utilities of Springfield has stepped up its commitment to renewables by securing an additional 100 MW of wind energy from a 300-MW project currently under construction near Salina, Kansas. CU noted in a March 6 news release that it is one of three entities acquiring power and renewable energy credits of the wind […]

Tough Talk As Oklahoma’s Wind Industry Becomes A Political Target

Here's how contentious the wind industry has become in Oklahoma: When a state representative discovered a GPS tracker on his pickup truck late last year, he immediately suspected the industry, in an allegation straight of a political thriller. “I pissed off a huge corporation,” Rep. Mark McBride told a police officer, according to audio from […]

Nundle’s hills of gold scouted for $600m wind farm

FULL HOUSE: Nundle resident Shawn Stone speak to the audience. To the left, some of the turbines at White Rock Wind Farm near Glen Innes, which are similar to the Nundle proposal. View full post on Wind Power News

Gujarat wind power capacity to rise by 1,000 MW a year

Gujarat is likely to see huge investments in wind power over the next few years as the state government is targeting to double wind power generation capacity in the state by 2022. As of December 2017, Gujarat was home to 5,526 MW of wind power generation capacity, the second highest in the country after Tamil […]

33 Dividend Increases: February 19-23, 2018

Last week, 33 companies on my watch list announced dividend increases. I own two of these stocks in my DivGro portfolio. View full post on Wind Power News

BCC, Bay State Wind will partner on new Mass. energy industry

Community colleges are the nation's rapid response teams for training large numbers of workers for new industries and the ever-changing needs of existing ones. This is an essential role in our economy. View full post on Wind Power News

Technical Support Engineer

Technical Support Engineer sought by Goldwind USA Inc. in Compton, IL to evaluate quality control issue reports. Req BS in Engg, IT, Physics, or rltd + 5 yrs indus prod mfg exp. View full post on Wind Power News

GE to develop largest, most powerful wind turbine

GE Renewable Energy unveiled March 1 its plan to develop the largest, most powerful offshore wind turbine: the Haliade-X. Featuring a 12 MW direct drive generator and an industry leading gross capacity factor of 63%1 the Haliade-X will produce 45% more energy than any other offshore turbine available today2. View full post on Wind Power […]