Posts Tagged ‘Atlantic’

North Atlantic Suited to Open-Ocean Wind Power Generation, Research Shows

There is considerable opportunity for generating wind power in the open ocean, particularly the North Atlantic, according to new research from the Carnegie Institution for Science is headquartered in Washington, D.C. Carnegie's Anna Possner and Ken Caldeira found that, because wind speeds are higher on average over ocean than over land, wind turbines in the […]

Good winds blowing from Brazil: Atlantic Renewable Energies is…

CURITIBA, Brazil, Aug. 10, 2017 : With wind projects in four different Brazilian states , Atlantic Renewable Energies stands out among companies in the wind power sector as an enterprise whose foundations are inseparable from the business strategy comprising its sustainable core: environmental concern, corporate governance, health and safety. The company invests on sustainable development, […]

N.L. open to selling power through Atlantic Link, but no talks happening yet

N.L. Premier Dwight Ball says he is open to discussions around selling power from Muskrat Falls and future wind energy projects to Emera to be resold and carried through its proposed Atlantic Link. Newfoundland and Labrador Premier Dwight Ball said there is no immediate plan to sell electricity to Halifax-based Emera for resale to the […]

Europe’s offshore wind industry prepares for Atlantic crossing

A view shows windmills of several wind farms at the so-called 'HelWin-Cluster', located 35 kilometres north of the German island of Heligoland November 5, 2014. A view shows windmills of several wind farms at the so-called 'HelWin-Cluster', located 35 kilometres north of the German island of Heligoland November 5, 2014. View full post on Wind […]

Gilbert Samuel Palter Acquires 33,245 Shares of Atlantic Power Co. (ATP) Stock

Atlantic Power Co. Director Gilbert Samuel Palter acquired 33,245 shares of the business’s stock in a transaction on Tuesday, December 29th. View full post on Wind Power News

U.S. proposes allowing oil, gas drilling off Atlantic Coast

The Obama administration on Tuesday proposed allowing for the first time oil and gas exploration in a wide swath of U.S. waters off the Atlantic Coast. The 2017 to 2022 drilling plan begins a process that could take many years before waters off the coasts of Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina or Georgia are cleared […]

Atlantic Wind advances Fletcher Mountain wind project in Somerset County

A sister company of Central Maine Power Co. is moving ahead with a wind power project that may include as many as 50 turbines on Fletcher Mountain in Somerset County. View full post on Wind Power News

Fight to bring wind energy project off coast of Atlantic City must continue: Letter

It defied logic that the state Board of Public Utilities would fail to support the proposed wind energy project off the coast of Atlantic City. The project has the opportunity to bring jobs to Atlantic City and the region at a time when Atlantic City is in dire straights. View full post on Wind Power […]

US government announces opening of Atlantic coast for offshore windfarms

Department of the interior will offer lease sales on areas off coasts of Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Virginia The Obama administration has for the first time opened up large areas off the Atlantic Coast for offshore wind farms. The department of the interior said it was proposing to offer competitive lease sales on some 278,000 […]

US government announces opening of Atlantic coast for offshore wind farms

Department of the interior will offer lease sales on areas off coasts of Rhode Island, Massachusetts and Virginia The Obama administration has for the first time opened up large areas off the Atlantic Coast for offshore wind farms. The department of the interior said it was proposing to offer competitive lease sales on some 278,000 […]