Posts Tagged ‘Power’

Tilos, Greece: the first island in the Med to run entirely on wind and solar power

Tiny Tilos, in the Dodecanese, is a pioneering nature reserve. Now, Greece’s ‘green island’ is set to be powered by renewable energy You’re more likely to run into friendly partridges, rare orchids and endangered eagles than people as you trek around Tilos. The entire Dodecanese island is a nature reserve, with more than 150 species […]

Winds of change: gusts across Europe help set renewable power record

Nuclear, wind and solar power in UK generate more electricity than gas and coal combined for first time ever The windy weather across Europe in the past 24 hours may have been a curse for summer picnics, but it has set records for renewable power. Related: ‘Spectacular’ drop in renewable energy costs leads to record […]

The Transformation to Solar Power

He even had Executive Director of Renew Wisconsin Tyler Huebner give a quick presentation on solar power via video chat. MKE 350 hosted Folkman's Hope: The Unstoppable Surge in Solar event at the Riverside Park Urban Ecology Center on May 9. Folkman has produced a video on the Solar Buy movement in Milwaukee along with […]

Journalist: Wind Power Is ‘Neither Clean Nor Green’

David Brockwell walks between wind turbines during a routine inspection at the Infigen Energy wind farm located on the hills surrounding Lake George, 50 km north of the Australian capital city of Canberra May 13, 2013. Infigen Energy's Capital Windfarm, built five years ago, was a vanguard for wind power as Australia sought to wean […]

11:40 Chinese company looks to invest in Kazakh wind power

Chinese group Sany plans to invest in the development of wind energy in Kazakhstan, according to the company's vice president, Wind Power Monthly reported. Among the proposed options are the Almaty, Zhambyl, Akmola and the Mangystau regions of the country, which have the best conditions for the development of wind power. View full post on […]

Calls for wind power revolution

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American wind power reports strongest first quarter since 2009

New wind turbine installations in the first quarter spanned the U.S. from Rhode Island and North Carolina to Oregon and Hawaii. America's wind power workforce installed 908 utility-scale turbines in the first quarter of 2017, totaling 2,000 megawatts of capacity. View full post on Wind Power News

Kansas Wind Power Takes Off, Expected to Continue Growing

New wind farms brought online this year or planned for later this year will quadruple the amount of wind generation in Kansas in just six years, placing the state behind only Texas, Oklahoma, California and Iowa in producing wind energy, an analyst group said. The American Wind Energy Association said in its first-quarter report that […]

PTC India signs agreements with state discoms for wind power

New Delhi, May 4 – PTC India Limited, a power trading company, on Thursday signed Memorandums of Agreement with discoms of six states for the sale of 1,000 megawatt wind power under the Ministry of New and Renewable Energys first wind auction scheme. The agreements with discoms of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar, Jharkhand, Delhi, Odisha and […]

Bill to move Monhegan wind power project draws crowd to legislative hearing

Lawmakers heard passionate, conflicting testimony Tuesday from dozens of people on a bill aimed at moving a nationally significant wind energy test site farther from Monhegan Island. Supporters said views of two massive floating turbines would jeopardize tourism, lobster fishing, migrating birds and the sense of serenity associated with Monhegan's wild beauty. View full post […]