Posts Tagged ‘Large’

The Dutch plan to build the world’s biggest wind farm, complete with a large floating island

A Dutch company aims to construct the world's largest wind farm to deliver power to the Netherlands and United Kingdom, and later Belgium, Germany, and Denmark. A 2.3-square-mile artificial island would support equipment that could allow the farm to generate 30 gigawatts of power. View full post on Wind Power News

Aquila Capital acquires another large wind project in Sweden

Aquila Capital has announced the expansion of its renewable energy portfolio in Scandinavia with the acquisition of a further wind project in Sweden. The wind park will have an installed capacity of 64.8 MW once it is connected to the grid in 2018. View full post on Wind Power News

Crews put out large 1,300+ acre MO grass fire

At least 1,300 acres have burned as more than 75 firefighters fought the fire on Thursday.Read more at http://bit.ly/1XA6yBZ Firefighters were called to a large grass fire on 92 Highway and Centennial Bridge on Thursday. Read more at http://bit.ly/1XA6yBZ Firefighters were called to a large grass fire on 92 Highway and Centennial Bridge on Thursday […]

Large scale solar plants get $350m push

Australia will get up to 10 new large solar power stations as part of an unprecedented $350 million tie-up between two major government renewable energy agencies. As part of a new funding round the Australian Renewable Energy Agency and the Clean Energy Finance Corporation will collaborate to offer, respectively, grants and loans to get major […]

Future changes of wind energy potentials over Europe in a large CMIP5 multi-model ensemble

A statistical-dynamical downscaling method is used to estimate future changes of wind energy output of a benchmark wind turbine across Europe at the regional scale. With this aim, 22 global climate models of the Coupled Model Intercomparison Project Phase 5 ensemble are considered. View full post on Wind Power News

United States Wind Power Market (Thermal, Nuclear, Large Hydro and…

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Campaigners in Pencombe are fighting plans for a large wind turbine in the village.

The farm, which will be 13km off the Sussex coast, is expected to support 750 jobs and bring around A 2 billion of investment to the UK’s economy. View full post on Wind Power News

Large wind farm approved in Saint Croix County

The Public Service Commission voted 2-to-1 yesterday to let Emerging Energies of Hubertus build a 44-turbine wind farm in the Saint Croix County town of Forest in far western Wisconsin. View full post on Wind Power News

Large onshore windfarm approved for Lincolnshire

Energy secretary Ed Davey gives green light for Heckington Fen turbines, just north of energy minister John Hayes’s constituency Ed Davey, the energy and climate change secretary, has given the green light to a huge windfarm right next door to the constituency of his turbine-phobic colleague, John Hayes. Up to 22 turbines are to be […]

Wind Power Can’t Cost-Effectively Be a Large Grid’s Main Source of Electricity

PORTLAND, Oregon-Because of its variable nature, wind energy is not suited to be the lone or primary source of a grid’s total electricity, according to a new Cascade Policy Institute-Reason Foundation study. View full post on Wind Power News