Posts Tagged ‘round’

Angus Taylor condemns us to another round of energy stupidity | Simon Holmes a Court

It’s not that Taylor is a climate change denier, it’s just that he’d rather work against effective climate policy Just as we begin to imagine life without Tony Abbott undermining every sensible interaction between climate and energy policy, his “energy brain” in the form of the new energy minister, Angus Taylor, is now calling the […]

Indigenous investors required in second round of Alberta renewable power auction

The Alberta government says it will require indigenous equity investment from proponents in its second round of bids to build renewable energy projects in the province. Environment Minister Shannon Phillips says the province is targeting projects producing 300 megawatts of electricity in its second round which is being designed to boost the economy and training […]

Wind developer hosts second round of open houses for Mad River Wind Farm

Wind farm developer Avangrid Renewables will showcase its proposed Mad River Wind Farm and the progress the development team has made later this month during its second round of open houses for the project. The development team behind the proposed 350-megawatt project in the towns of Worth, Jefferson County, and Redfield, Oswego County, plan to […]

Round of strong storms likely late in the day Sunday

A strong cold front moving into the Tennessee Valley Sunday will bring the risk of widespread heavy rain and strong storms. Between now and Sunday, a very strong area of low pressure will develop over the Southern Plains. View full post on Wind Power News

ClassNK to Host Floating Offshore Wind Round Table

ClassNK, Japan's an international certification and classification society, will host a round table discussion about floating wind technologies on the sidelines of Wind Energy Hamburg on September 26. “ClassNK is one of the leading classification societies, boasting over a century of technical experience in the maritime sector,” says Hirofumi Takano , Director of Innovation Division […]

First ’round 3′ Wind Turbine Installed in UK at Westermost Rough

The UK’s first commercial 6 megawatt wind turbine has been installed at the Westermost Rough wind farm, in a new landmark for renewable energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind power and renewable energy: news and resources round up

After a wind turbine was blown down in Devon this week, we’ve collected news, multimedia, websites and teaching resources exploring wind energy The UK has the biggest wind resource in Europe and yet only 4.5% our electricity is generated by wind. What is wind power and why have we failed to capitalise on our natural […]