Posts Tagged ‘because’

China Stops Building Wind Turbines Because Most Of The Energy Is Wasted

Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013. China is pumping investment into wind power, which is more cost-competitive than solar energy and partly able to compete with coal and gas. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Power Is Growing Because It Makes Good Sense

In ” The Rationale for Wind Power Won’t Fly ” , Jay Lehr repeats unfounded arguments against an industry that has been growing successfully over the past 25 years from 1,200 megawatts of capacity installed in 1988 to over 60,000 megawatts at the end of 2012. View full post on Wind Power News

Germany delays windfarm because it’s not fit for porpoise, yet

E.ON and RWE spend millions on new technology after wildlife groups said noise could damage porpoises’ sonar-like hearing Germany’s plan to wean itself off nuclear power has suffered a submarine setback. Utility companies have had to delay construction of a 25,000 megawatt windfarm off the coast because of fears the noise may kill thousands of […]