Posts Tagged ‘Leads’

‘Spectacular’ drop in renewable energy costs leads to record global boost

Falling solar and wind prices have led to new power deals across the world despite investment in renewables falling Renewable energy capacity around the world was boosted by a record amount in 2016 and delivered at a markedly lower cost, according to new global data – although the total financial investment in renewables actually fell. […]

EDF Renewable Energy Leads U.S. Wind Energy in 2015

Company reports leading market share positions in megawatts developed and put in service, corporate purchaser deals and megawatts under maintenance contracts )– EDF Renewable Energy , a subsidiary of EDF Energies Nouvelles proudly shares the news of their lead position in U.S. market share for the development of new wind energy capacity additions in 2015. […]

ACT government leads the way on renewable energy

The ACT government’s commendable commitment to renewable energy has the potential to deliver for this community on a number of levels. The first, and most obvious, is that Canberrans have shifted further away from dependence on fossil fuel generated electricity than almost any other mainland state or territory. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind leads the renewable energy charge

Renewable power is proving a success, with wind energy surpassing the 1GW milestone in SA. Costs are falling and it is quicker to construct and safer. View full post on Wind Power News

Germany leads Europe in offshore wind energy growth

Europe’s offshore wind capacity doubles in one year but the UK falls behind Germany in the clean energy race, despite attracting more investment Germany has overtaken the UK in the rate at which it is installing wind turbines at sea, industry figures show. Globally, wind installations grew by 25% in 2014, reaching a landmark 62,000 […]

Texas leads nation in wind power

Texas leads the nation in total output of wind energy, according to two new reports from the federal Department of Energy. The Lone Star State has installed more than 14,000 megawatts of power – more than twice as much as California, the next-highest state. View full post on Wind Power News

YateBTS 5.0 leads the way to smart farming

From the plains of Washington State to the dry Sahara, improving productivity is most farmers’ concern. While many IoT devices exist to support them, they need connectivity to work. View full post on Wind Power News

Kitakyushu leads the eco-metropolis pack

Once a grey industrialised metropolis that sat unheralded for decades on Japan’s southern island, Kitakyushu has been reborn as a green city that has rocketed to prominence as a “smart” role model for Asia. A mega-solar power plant near Hibiki port has a capacity of 7.5 megawatts and came on line in October.Photos by Achara […]

Germany leads record wind power growth in Europe

Record amount of wind power capacity installed across EU in 2014, more than new gas and coal capacity combined, reports BusinessGreen The British wind power industry installed 1.7GW of new capacity last year, coming second only to Germany, which built a massive 5.2GW of new capacity during 2014. New figures from the European Wind Energy […]

U.S. Wind Power Quadruples in 2014 as Texas Leads Installations

Installations of wind turbines in the U.S. more than quadrupled last year led by growth in Texas, as developers took advantage of an expiring federal tax credit, according to the American Wind Energy Association. Developers completed 4,850 megawatts of wind farms, up from 1,087 megawatts that went into service in 2013, the Washington- based trade […]