Posts Tagged ‘effort’

Effort to ease wind-farm rules gets fresh start in Ohio Senate

When Ohio Sen. Cliff Hite, R-Findlay abruptly resigned in October, the wind-energy industry lost one of its most ardent supporters at a time when an important proposal was being considered. This week, Sen. Matt Dolan, R-Chagrin Falls, has come forward to be the new lead sponsor of the wind-energy plan, which would reduce the distance […]

Sarasota opens new fire house on bee ridge road in effort to update fire safety

Sarasota County opens its newest fire station today. Fire Station No. 12 will serve the area around Bee Ridge Road. View full post on Wind Power News

Big effort to better understand bats takes wing in 31 states

In this Aug. 6, 2009, file photo, bats take flight outside the Old Tunnel Wildlife Management Area near Fredericksburg, Texas. Researchers with the North American Bat Monitoring Program are conducting pilot acoustic surveys to detect the high-pitched frequencies emitted by the flying mammals to capture bugs in flight and navigate in the dark. View full […]

China climate pledge needs 1,000 nuclear plant effort

Steam rises from cooling towers at the Junliangcheng power station in Tianjin, China. In his agreement last week with President Barack Obama, Chinese President Xi Jinping committed to cap carbon emissions by 2030 and turn to renewable sources for 20 perce China, which does nothing in small doses, will need about 1,000 nuclear reactors, 500,000 […]