Posts Tagged ‘Authority’

Zimbabwe:Energy Authority Puts Wind Power Plan On Hold

ZIMBABWE has put on hold plans to undertake a wind resource measurement exercise on three sites with highest energy potential, as the price bids received from companies that tendered to carry out the feasibility study were deemed too high. The Zimbabwe Energy Regulatory Authority last year invited bids from interested contractors, but chief executive Eng […]

Platte River Power Authority signs PPA for 150 MW of wind power

Platte River Power Authority on Jan. 23 signed a power purchase agreement for 150 megawatts of new wind power capacity to serve its four owner municipalities in Colorado — Estes Park, Fort Collins, Longmont and Loveland. Platte River Power Authority said the additional wind power will come from a new wind farm located less than […]

Egat seeks authority to build more power plants

THE Electricity Generating Authority of Thailand will ask the energy regulator to allow it to build more renewable-power plants and to raise its power-generation proportion to half of the country's total generating capacity, in a bid to strengthen national power-supply security. In his first media conference since become Egat governor last month , Kornrasit Pakchotanon […]

Power authority nixes wind energy deal

It may take months to confirm, but it appears there won’t be a wind farm on the Nor’Wester mountain range south of Thunder Bay. View full post on Wind Power News

Thruway Authority Finishing Turbine Project At Exits

Anyone traveling the tolled expressway recently may have noticed the addition of wind turbines to the Dunkirk exit 59, Eden/Angola exit 57A, Silver Creek exit 58, Westfield exit 60 and the Ripley toll barrier of Interstate 90. The wind energy project began in 2011. View full post on Wind Power News

In surprising reversal, lawmakers vote to strip Omaha of authority to boost sales taxes

State lawmakers made a surprising turnabout Tuesday by moving to rescind Omaha’s authority to impose an extra half-cent of local sales taxes. View full post on Wind Power News

Trump’s Anti-Wind Ad Gets Trumped by UK Advertising Standards Authority

The Guardian /Screen capture The Trump Organization and Communities Against Turbines Scotland had a bit of a setback in their anti-wind campaigns this week, as one of their ads was banned from publication in the UK by the Advertising Standards Authority . View full post on Wind Power News