Posts Tagged ‘most’

World’s most powerful wind turbine installed off the coast of Scotland

The world's most powerful wind turbine was just installed off the coast of Scotland. Developer Vattenfall announced this week it completed the installation of 11 turbines in Aberdeen Bay – two of which were upgraded with a record-setting capacity of 8.8 MW. View full post on Wind Power News

Study: wind and solar can power most of the United States | John Abraham

Wind, solar, and storage could meet 90–100% of America’s electricity needs In order to combat climate change, we need to rapidly move from fossil fuel energy to clean, renewable energy. The two energy sources I am most interested in are wind and solar power; however, there are other sources that have great potential. Some people […]

GE to develop largest, most powerful wind turbine

GE Renewable Energy unveiled March 1 its plan to develop the largest, most powerful offshore wind turbine: the Haliade-X. Featuring a 12 MW direct drive generator and an industry leading gross capacity factor of 63%1 the Haliade-X will produce 45% more energy than any other offshore turbine available today2. View full post on Wind Power […]

The Canberra Coal Club ignores what most people know: the future will be clean and smart | Peter Lewis

The dirty and dumb antics and the anti-renewables rhetoric being amped up by our politicians is out of step with majority thinking on energy When Treasurer Scott Morrison clomped into parliament with his pet piece of coal after South Australia’s electricity network collapsed in the face of extreme weather he was indulging in more than […]

10 Most Socially Responsible Companies in The US

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Wind turbines ‘could supply most of UK’s electricity’

Dong Energy chief executive hails ‘inflection point’ as he confirms plan to sell company’s oil and gas division Wind turbines could soon supply most of the UK’s electricity, the boss of the country’s largest wind farm operator has said, as he confirmed plans to sell its oil and gas division. Dong Energy said the sale […]

Most Australians believe climate change is occurring, survey finds

A survey of more than 2,000 Australians by the Climate Institute has found 77 per cent believe climate change is occurring and 90 per cent believe the Federal Government has a responsibility to drive action on it. The research showed most Australians trust the scientific evidence of climate change and believe there are job and […]

Australian Renewable Energy Agency to lose most of its funding

The federal government plans to strip the Australian Renewable Energy Agency of most of its funding, as well as its ability to give grants now that Parliament resumes. Remarkably, the ALP, which established ARENA when in government, may allow this to happen. View full post on Wind Power News

China Stops Building Wind Turbines Because Most Of The Energy Is Wasted

Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013. China is pumping investment into wind power, which is more cost-competitive than solar energy and partly able to compete with coal and gas. View full post on Wind Power News

Most of Nunavut’s power plants need replacing, says Qulliq Energy Corporation

The Qulliq Energy Corporation says Pangnirtung’s power plant that was destroyed by fire last year is at the top of its replacement list along with the aging plants in Cape Dorset , Grise Fiord and Cambridge Bay. “Replacement for those ones would have to go through our board because it is ultimately the ratepayer who […]