Posts Tagged ‘project’

Pioneering ‘liquid air’ project can help store excess electricity

Scheme in north-west England could aid grids as wind and solar power grows A pioneering project in north-west England will turn air into liquid for energy storage to help electricity grids cope with a growing amount of wind and solar power. The world’s first full-scale “liquid air” plant is based on a technology that advocates […]

DeKalb County community group will host another meeting about wind turbine project

Choose your news! Select the text alerts you want to receive: breaking news, prep sports scores, school closings, weather, and more. Keith Hernandez for Shaw Media Nearly 100 DeKalb County farmers and landowners who live within or near the area of a proposed wind farm attend an informational meeting held March 24 in the Kishwaukee […]

Wind power project plans advance in Iowa, Wyoming

Utility regulators in Wyoming and Iowa recently issued decisions tied to wind power expansion plans by utilities in those states. The Wyoming Public Service Commission on April 12 gave the green light for PacifiCorp to move ahead with a significant wind and transmission expansion plan. View full post on Wind Power News

2 Md. firms chosen for wind energy project

US Wind, Inc., the Baltimore-based company developing the first utility-scale offshore wind energy project in the U.S., has selected Baltimore firms Strum Contracting Company and Maritime Applied Physics Corporation for a range of specialized services related to the fabrication and installation of a meteorological tower necessary for environment activity monitoring. Strum Contracting is a small […]

California Takes Up Ocean Wind Energy After Oregon Project Fails

Renewable energy developers are taking a second chance on an ocean wind project off the West Coast. They're planning a floating array of wind turbines in Northern California. View full post on Wind Power News

Mitsubishi Offshore Wind Farm Project in the UK

TOKYO, Mar, 26 2018; Mitsubishi Corporation has entered into an agreement to acquire 33.4% of shares in Moray Offshore Windfarm Limited , through its wholly owned UK-based subsidiary Diamond Generating Europe Limited , with EDP Renewables, a renewable energy company from Spain. DGE has become one of the main MOWEL shareholders, along with EDPR and […]

India inaugurates mega solar project

French energy company ENGIE said Monday it was expanding its presence in the renewable energy sector in India, one of the world's fastest growing economies. French President Emmanuel Macron met Monday in the country with ENGIE CEO Isabelle Kocher and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the inauguration of the Mirzapur solar power plant, a […]

Town of Yates opposes wind power project

Orleans County's Yates Town Board has voted to oppose a wine turbine project that would place 71 turbines in that town and the adjoining town of Somerset in Niagara County. Apex Clean Energy's Lighthouse Wind project, which would create enough energy to power 53,000 homes, has been in the works at least four years. View […]

Maine offshore wind project rules out Port Clyde as cable site

In this photo from 2014 is pictured the University of Maine's floating wind turbine, VolturnUS, after its first year at sea in Castine. The 1:8-scale prototype for the huge 6-megawatt turbines is the first grid-connected offshore floating wind turbine in the U.S. The proposed route for a cable that would bring electricity from an offshore […]

Tucson Electric plans wind energy project to power 31k homes

A southern Arizona utility company is planning a wind energy project that could power up to 31,000 homes annually. Tucson Electric Power says a request for design and construction proposals will go out this week. View full post on Wind Power News