Posts Tagged ‘Official’

Coastal oil and gas drilling won’t affect offshore wind projects, U.S. official says

The Trump Administration's decision to offer nearly all coastal U.S. waters for oil and gas drilling won't interfere with the government's aggressive steps to lease those waters for possibly thousands of wind turbines, federal officials said. The U.S. Interior Department's Bureau of Ocean Energy Management, which will oversee both programs, already has granted a 70,000-acre […]

Official Pledges ‘No Quarter’ In Fight Against Wind Turbines In New York

An upstate New York local official has promised “no quarter” in his town's battle against a planned wind power farm that has Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's support. Yates town councilman John Riggi opposes Apex Clean Energy's plan to build a 200-megawatt wind turbine project over the objections of local officials and a majority of voters. […]

Iran has potential to generate 40,000MW of solar, wind power: official

Iran has the potentiality to generate 40,000 megawatts of electricity from solar and wind resources, according to Iranian Deputy Energy Minister Houshang Falahatian. There is potentiality to generate 30,000 MW of wind power and 10,000 MW of solar power in the country, the IRNA news agency quoted Falahatian as saying on Monday. View full post […]

It’s official: Google barge will dock at Port of Stockton

Google Inc.’s mysterious floating technology showroom is due to take up residence at the Port of Stockton, the port director confirmed today. View full post on Wind Power News

Official: Linking Oahu, Maui grids would save cash

The savings for utility ratepayers amounts to an average of 6 cents a kilowatt-hour over the 30-year-life of the project, administrator Mark told the Public Utilities Commission at a Tuesday meeting on Oahu. View full post on Wind Power News

Renewables meet 40% of Scotland’s energy use for first time, official figures show

MURRAY has also demanded the club launch a probe to find who leaked a story on Tuesday declaring the requisitioners had lost. View full post on Wind Power News

Community wind power harnessed at official opening in Cambridgeshire village

A crowd of about 50 people cheered at the official opening of an 800,000 wind turbine paid for by a Cambridgeshire village. View full post on Wind Power News

Official: Honda gets “Zero Net Energy” Smart Home in CA, goes for wind power in Brazil

Honda is broadening its green credentials on two continents, building a trial “smart home” in Northern California and embracing wind-power for its Brazil factory. View full post on Wind Power News