Posts Tagged ‘largest’

World’s soon-to-be largest offshore wind farm just began…

For all of their apparent benefits, it should be no surprise to anyone why many countries have decided to go all in for wind energy by building massive wind farms. Soon, the world's largest offshore wind farm will finally be in operation. View full post on Wind Power News

The fate of the Northwesta s largest energy provider may decide future of our salmon

Across the Pacific Northwest and the nation, people have competing visions for the Columbia River Basin and its iconic salmon runs. Reconciling their many visions, addressing climate change and protecting the salmon and its ecosystems is our challenge for the rest of the century. View full post on Wind Power News

India plans to build the worlds largest solar-wind power plant

When it comes to clean energy , few nations stand out like India . The Ministry of New & Renewable Energy has announced plans to build the world's largest solar-wind hybrid project in the district of Anantapur in the state of Andhra Pradesh. View full post on Wind Power News

World’s Largest Wind-Mapping Project Spins Up in Portugal

Machines have invaded a windswept rural valley in eastern Portugal. Squat white containers stare at the hillsides, sweeping lasers across the eucalyptus-studded slopes, and towers bristling with scientific instruments soar 100 meters into the air. View full post on Wind Power News

Nation’s largest offshore wind farm coming to New York

While the U.S. lags behind other developed countries when it comes to wind power, it's making strides to catch up. Last week, the Long Island Power Authority gave the green light to building New York's first commercial offshore wind farm. View full post on Wind Power News

This giant offshore wind farm will be the largest in the U.S.

The 90-megawatt project planned near Long Island, New York, would be only the second offshore wind farm to operate in the country, which lags way behind Europe and China when it comes to wind power. The wind farm cleared a major hurdle on Wednesday after Long Island's public utility unanimously approved a long-term contract to […]

Why China’s Largest Windfarm Almost Never Generates Any Power

Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013. REUTERS/Carlos Barria China is only using about 40 percent of a huge 7,000 turbine wind farm in a rural region due to low demand and technical difficulties, according to The New York […]

Kenya to launch largest wind farm in Africa

This is after Lake Turkana Wind Power so far installed 155 turbines of 365 turbines in the past six months with the project expected to be completed by June next year. Lake Turkana Wind Power General Manager, Phylip Leferink says the completion of the project will play a key role in Kenya's energy supply thus […]

China General Nuclear acquires Belgiuma s largest onshore wind farm

China General Nuclear Power Group has signed an agreement in Paris withBelgium's Windvision to take over Esperance wind farm on Thursday. CGN started its European subsidiary in France in 2014, mainly focusing on investmentand acquisition of renewable energy such as wind power and solar energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Dong Energy plans world’s largest windfarm repair hub at Grimsby

Danish company says creation of 200-plus long-term jobs at service centre is ‘massive vote of confidence’ in the offshore sector Dong Energy is planning to create the world’s largest offshore wind maintenance hub in Grimsby, creating at least 200 jobs. The Danish company said the hub would be up and running from March 2018, initially […]