Posts Tagged ‘losing’

U.S. Fisherman Are ‘Losing Ground’ To Massive Offshore Wind Farms

U.S. fisherman are pushing back against plans to construct offshore wind farms along the East Coast, claiming the large clusters of turbines affect navigation, regulation and fish behavior, The Associated Press reports. “You ever see a radar picture of a wind farm? It's just one big blob, basically,” Massachusetts fisherman Eric Hansen told the AP. […]

How To Get Renewable Energy Into The Grid – Without Losing Power

There are numerous methods for maintaining electricity supply when renewables are in the grid. Credit: Johan Douma/Flickr , CC BY-NC-SA The recent review of the Australian Renewable Energy Target has once again raised the issue of the “unreliability” of some renewable power sources such as wind and solar power. View full post on Wind Power […]

Fossil fuel interests losing renewables battle

Wind turbines are silhouetted by the setting sun near Beaumont, Kan. Kansas ranks sixth in the country in wind output, which jumped by a third last year and equalled 19 percent of the state’s electricity. View full post on Wind Power News

Solar and Wind Power Losing Worldwide Support

In his state of the union speech in January President Obama claimed that the U.S. was closer to “energy independence” than ever. View full post on Wind Power News

Donald Trump buys Irish golf resort after losing Scotland court battle

US billionaire says he’ll divert energies to five star complex while he appeals against defeat over decision to approve windfarm Donald Trump has bought a five star golf resort on the west coast of Ireland after losing a legal action against a windfarm being built near his golf resort in Aberdeenshire. The billionaire property developer […]