Posts Tagged ‘enough’

Renewable energy generates enough power to run 70% of Australian homes

Renewable Energy Index shows sector will generate power to run 90% of homes once wind and solar projects being built in 2016-17 are completed Australia‚Äôs renewable energy sector is within striking distance of matching national household power consumption, cranking out enough electricity to run 70% of homes last financial year, new figures show. The first […]

China Wastes Enough Wind Energy To Power Great Britain

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 turbines now produce enough power to energize 19 million U.S. homes

It’s been an uphill battle for environmental activists, but 2015 will go down as one of the most successful years yet in the fight for the well-being of the planet. In addition to the historic Paris climate deal, the United States can celebrate a more localized victory. View full post on Wind Power News

On climate change, – not a scientist’ not enough for some US Republicans

WASHINGTON: Rick Perry’s farewell speech to the Texas legislature listed the accomplishments expected from an outgoing Republican governor of the country’s largest oil-producing state. But his Jan. 15 speech also did something less predictable: touting his environmental record, from lowering Texas’ carbon emissions to turning the state into a global leader in wind energy production. […]

1 Energy Powerful Enough to Electrify our Nation – Four Times Over

The future of U.S. energy is offshore – and we’re not talking oil. The government is doling out massive leases for cheap offshore wind projects, and Dominion grabbed its own piece of the pie earlier this week. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind power not enough to affect global climate, researchers find

That is the conclusion of a Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory climate scientist and collaborators who studied the geophysical limits to global wind power in a paper appearing in the Sept. View full post on Wind Power News

Not enough wind power

WIND energy potential is vastly underutilised in Victoria, according to the Climate Change Commission, which has called for more emphasis on renewables in the face of environmental challenges. View full post on Wind Power News