Posts Tagged ‘industry’

Tax Commission letter refutes claims of wind industry

The Oklahoma Tax Commission has refuted claims by wind industry representatives that state incentives have expired for the renewable energy source. The state has already paid out more than $63 million in tax credits connected to wind power in the current fiscal year, according to Tony Mastin, executive director of the tax commission. View full […]

The state of the US solar industry: 5 questions answered

Five answers to the state of the solar industry in light of Trump's imposition on solar panels from abroad Editor's note: On Jan. 22, 2018, the Trump administration announced plans to impose punitive duties on solar panels imported from abroad. This decision came in response to a complaint filed by two solar companies, but much […]

Should we even try to save the coal industry?

In his State of the Union speech , President Donald Trump proudly stated his administration had ” ended the war on beautiful, clean coal. ” Indeed, restoring mining jobs in rural America was one of Trump's signature campaign promises. View full post on Wind Power News

Letter: Any disruption to fishing industry from offshore wind…

The region's fishing community has every right to be concerned that new offshore wind farms could affect their industry . In the near term, restrictions will be necessary in the area of construction. View full post on Wind Power News

In the shadow of wind farms: Some resist as wind industry booms

On May 20, 2012, the Sun set while in deep partial eclipse as seen from the U.S. Southwest. This scene was captured from the San Juan Mesa Wind Farm off US-70 highway in Elinda, N.M. Wind energy development has soared in the past decade. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind Automation Market – Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share,…

The use of geared motors and drives, PLC, SCADA, and DCS has increased the efficiency of wind power electricity generation. The geared motor and drive component of a windmill controls the rotational speed and directions of the turbine. View full post on Wind Power News

Industry leaders say coal-fire power plants becoming obsolete

Although the Trump administration announced the nation's so-called “war against coal is over,” Michigan's largest utility believes there's no future left for such a dirty, carbon-dense fuel and is making plans to phase out all of its coal-based energy production within 23 years – including its massive coal-fired power plant in Monroe, one of America's […]

India Wind Power Market Market 2017 Industry Trend and Forecast 2022

India Wind Power Market Overview, 2017-2022″, wind capacity has been growing with a tremendous pace in India and has shown a remarkable growth last year PUNE, INDIA, October 17, 2017 / EINPresswire.com / — India depends heavily on coal and oil for meeting its energy demand which contributes to pollution, acid rain and greenhouse gases' […]

Trump’s Threats Against Wind Energy Are Empty So Far, Industry Giant Says

Donald Trump 's threats against wind energy have so far proven empty, according to an industry giant that expects to grow in the U.S. Dong Energy A/S , says the world's biggest offshore wind developer hasn't seen any actions that have followed Trump's verbal attacks. In fact, he says there are signs that American commitment […]

Harvey gives wind industry its first hurricane test: report

The question of whether wind farms could withstand hurricanes has dogged the nascent wind energy industry for years. Hurricane Harvey has answered that question. View full post on Wind Power News