Posts Tagged ‘array’

Hamilton County Park Now Powered by Solar Array

In a state that has already cornered the market on wind energy, Little Wall Lake Park has harnessed the power of the sun. “County conservation should be doing renewable projects, especially using our natural resources the way that we do, finding those renewable and natural resources such as the solar is a great opportunity to […]

How the London Array blows away the competition in green energy

The Thames estuary is home to the world’s largest offshore wind farm – a model for exploiting the potential of Britain’s gusty coastlines At the widest point of the Greater Thames estuary, 12 miles north of the Kent coast and 12 miles south of Essex, lies the London Array – the largest operational offshore wind […]

Region’s largest off-grid solar array holds out microgrid hope

As skeptics of solar power are fond of pointing out, the sun has a bad habit of setting, which turns photovoltaic panels into nothing but expensive mirrors. This poses a problem for folks who want to generate more electricity from photons and less from fossilized dinosaurs. View full post on Wind Power News

Migrating birds halt expansion of London Array

Offshore windfarm in Thames estuary to have reduced generating capacity as second phase of project is scrapped Expansion plans at one of the world’s largest offshore windfarms have come to a sudden halt, with the owners blaming concerns about migrating birds for the interruption. The London Array will not proceed to its planned second stage, […]

Scottish Power cancels £5.4bn Argyll Array offshore wind farm plan

Project that would have been world’s largest and provided green energy to 1m homes deemed ‘not financially viable’ Scottish Power has abandoned a £5.4bn plan to build the world’s largest offshore wind farm, after four years of planning, because it is “not financially viable”. The decision not to go ahead with the Argyll Array, which […]

Wind turbines and photovoltaic power array

D. I. Y. Wind turbine and 310 watts solar array

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DIY Wind Turbine and Solar Panel Array

This is a 1.5 kW solar and wind system set up north of Lakeland, Florida. Recorded during a storm so the wind turbine is spinning very fast. Mach 5 wind turb…

London Array becomes world’s largest windfarm as last turbine comes online

Developers confirms all 175 of London Array’s offshore wind turbines are now fully operational The UK’s wind power industry has restated its pledge to drive down the cost of energy, as it pushed the button on the last of the 175 turbines at the world’s largest offshore wind farm. The London Array project, jointly owned […]

London Array wind turbines generate first power

First turbines have begun to generate electricity in what will become the world’s largest offshore windfarm The first power has been generated from the world’s largest offshore windfarm, the companies behind the scheme said on Monday. The first phase of the London Array project, around 12 miles off the coasts of Kent and Essex in […]