Posts Tagged ‘Leader’

Let’s keep the wind in our sails and continue to make Britain a world leader in wind energy

Whilst the Labour conference was busy debating whether to copy Venezuela or Cuba's economic model, you may not have noticed a great news story this week. Wind power is now cheaper than nuclear. View full post on Wind Power News

New York a leader in wind energy, feds say

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‘The wild west of wind’: Republicans push Texas as unlikely green energy leader

The most oil-rich and fracking-friendly of states has found itself with the improbable status of being a national leader in a wind energy boom Living in New York and Washington, Greg Wortham heard all the grand talk about green energy from liberal politicians. Then he returned to the place where he grew up, a small […]

Fight the ‘blight’ of windfarms near my golf courses, Trump urges Ukip leader

US president-elect does not deny pushing interim leader Nigel Farage and key associates to fight development of offshore windfarms in Scotland Donald Trump urged the interim leader of a British political party and his key associates to lobby against the development of offshore windfarms, which he has fought against having built near his Scottish golf […]

China overtakes EU to become global wind power leader

Booming market grew 27% in 2015 edging past European Union for first time, says industry group. Climate Home reports China installed half of all new wind capacity worldwide last year, according to the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC). The country added an “astonishing” 30.5 gigawatts (GW) to boost installations to 145.1GW, the Brussels-based industry group […]

No need to investigate windfarms or alien abduction, says Greens leader Richard Di Natale – video

Greens leader Richard Di Natale has slammed critics of windfarms, saying there is no need to investigate them. ‘We don’t have evidence of alien abduction – should we be spending public funds looking into it? No, we shouldn’t’, he says. Di Natale says there’s no evidence wind turbines adversely affect people’s health and that ‘every […]

Welsh Tory leader slammed over wind turbine plan

Welsh Conservative Assembly Opposition leader Andrew RT Davies has been accused of undermining his party’s opposition to wind farms after an application to build a 99.5-metre high wind turbine on his land was submitted. View full post on Wind Power News

Project To Make New Jersey Leader In Off-Shore Wind Energy Gets Rejected

South Jersey officials and environmentalists are scratching their head over this week’s decision by the Board of Public Utilities to reject a wind farm off of Atlantic City. View full post on Wind Power News

Is China really a climate change leader? | Jennifer Duggan

A new report portrays China as a leader in tackling climate change but its emissions are still rising dramatically China’s environmental woes have attracted a lot of attention internationally since the start of the new year. Air pollution was first up in January as levels in a number of cities, including the capital Beijing, hit […]

Who’s the world leader in clean energy? China

China overtook the United States last year as the global leader in clean energy investment while American spending on renewables dropped nearly 40 percent, according to a report to be released Wednesday by the Pew Charitable Trusts. View full post on Wind Power News