Posts Tagged ‘farm’

Korea’s first commercial wind farm opens on Jeju

South Korea opened its first commercial wind power plant on the southern island of Jeju on Friday, stepping up its renewable energy initiative, a state-run utility company said. Korea South-East Power Co., which is wholly owned by the state-run Korea Electric Power Corp., said the 30-megawatt complex, composed of 10 wind power turbines, opened on […]

Union members protest hiring out-of-state workers for wind farm

New York State Laborers Organizing Fund members hold a rally outside of an American Wind Energy Association investor conference at the Roosevelt Hotel in Midtown, Manhattan. An upstate wind energy project has ruffled some feathers with a union that says the company's not paying workers a fair wage. View full post on Wind Power News

Facebook to build wind farm for Omaha data center

Facebook is partnering with a developer to build a wind power farm in northeast Nebraska that will supply energy for the company's planned data center. View full post on Wind Power News

Amazon’s Newest, Biggest Wind Farm Now Up and Running

Amazon Wind Farm Texas will add more than 1,000,000 MWh of clean energy to the grid each year, Amazon said. Update : Amazon on Thursday announced that its newest and biggest wind farm yet is now up and running. View full post on Wind Power News

One Oregon Cannabis Farm Is Setting Out To Be Entirely Carbon-Neutral

Jesse Peters worries about the phone book. He worries about junk mail, and snack wrappers, and the brown bags his cannabis growers at Canby's Eco Firma Farms use to carry their sandwiches to work. View full post on Wind Power News

GM to be sole user of newest wind farm

General Motors will buy all of the clean energy generated by the Northwest Ohio Wind project, a 100 megawatt project owned by Starwood Energy Group that is located across about 12,750 acres of land in Van Wert and Paulding counties. The project is scheduled to be completed in 2018. View full post on Wind Power […]

Residents ask about potential effects and benefits of Mad River Wind Farm at open house

Residents of Jefferson and Oswego counties Wednesday showed up to an open house about Mad River Wind Farm to learn how it would affect, and possibly benefit, their communities. Anthony M. and Jennifer M. Tubolino said they were curious about potential job opportunities developer Avangrid Renewables could create with its proposed wind farm in the […]

The world’s biggest offshore wind farm is being built in the UK

Very soon, the UK will be home to the world's largest wind farm . The UK Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy announced that DONG Energy is building a 1,386 megawatt wind farm called Hornsea Project Two. View full post on Wind Power News

Last of the 67 turbines for a British wind farm installed

Statoil, a Norwegian oil and gas company with a footprint in renewables, said the last of the 67 turbines at a wind facility off the British coast is in place. Statoil said the last of the 67 turbines at the Dudgeon wind farm off the British coast are in place. View full post on Wind […]

Wind developer hosts second round of open houses for Mad River Wind Farm

Wind farm developer Avangrid Renewables will showcase its proposed Mad River Wind Farm and the progress the development team has made later this month during its second round of open houses for the project. The development team behind the proposed 350-megawatt project in the towns of Worth, Jefferson County, and Redfield, Oswego County, plan to […]