Posts Tagged ‘promise’

Elon Musk Makes Another Nearly Impossible-To-Keep Promise

Elon Musk promised to fix South Australia's energy crisis in 100 days despite the tech entrepreneur's pitiful track record of following through on crucial deadlines. The Tesla CEO said he can update the country's electrical grid within 3 months to prevent future energy blackouts. View full post on Wind Power News

Talks ongoing, but DeLeo says he cana t promise deals on major bills

With less than two days to complete work on a handful of policy initiatives that have been in the work for months, House Speaker Robert DeLeo said Saturday afternoon that he has confidence in one deal getting finalized quickly, while the others remain “in play.” DeLeo told reporters after caucusing with House Democrats that the […]

Promise of cheaper wind power drives Grain Belt Express power line

A 750-mile interstate power line promises to deliver wind-generated electricity to Columbia at nearly half the price the city now pays. But the savings cannot be certain until the line is built and contracts are proposed. View full post on Wind Power News

Vast, man-made caverns in Utah hold promise for balancing out renewable energy supply, demand

A proposal to export twice as much Wyoming wind power to Los Angeles as the amount of electricity generated by the Hoover Dam includes an engineering feat even more massive than that famous structure: Four chambers, each approaching the size of the Empire State Building, would be carved from an underground salt deposit to hold […]

Conservatives to promise ban on new onshore windfarms

Manifesto will focus on solar power and offshore wind instead in attempt to show Cameron is not abandoning green agenda The Conservative party is planning to pledge in its manifesto for next year’s general election that it will introduce a moratorium on future onshore windfarms from 2020 on the grounds that they have now become […]

Clean Energy: The Promise & The Pain

Businessworld has a Cover Story on the topic with special focus on the travails of wind energy in Tamilnadu, hydel energy in Uttarakhand and the emerging rooftop solar opportunity. View full post on Wind Power News

Cold front shows promise of wind power in the West

The cold front that moved through the Pacific Northwest and on to the Great Plains a week ago illustrated the promise of wind power if the region’s transmission system is upgraded as planned. View full post on Wind Power News