Posts Tagged ‘sets’

Danish wind energy sets new record in 2017

Copenhagen, Jan 12 – Wind power accounted for a record high of 43.4 per cent of the total electricity consumption in Denmark in 2017, according to official data released on Thursday. The new record surpasses the previous 2015 record of 42 per cent, keeping Denmark on track to reach its target of having 50 per […]

Vermont Sets New Noise Rules for Wind Turbines

How loud is too loud? Vermont's Public Utilities Commission has adopted new regulations that limit turbine noise levels during the day and at night. One expert said new technology will be needed to allow turbines to operate at full capacity and still meet the nighttime cap. View full post on Wind Power News

Suzlon Climbs as India Sets More Ambitious Wind Energy Tenders

India set out plans to step up the pace of issuing contracts for electricity from wind farms, triggering a surge in the shares of one of the nation's biggest maker of turbines. Suzlon Energy Ltd. climbed 3.5 percent in Mumbai after the government said it will tender more than 5 gigawatts of wind projects annually, […]

NLC moves upwards, sets target for 2025

Neyveli: It is performing time for NLC India Limited , it can be said. The total lignite production of NLCIL from all mines put together stood at 276.21 LT during the year of 2016-17, which is said to be the highest since inception. View full post on Wind Power News

Christmas Day 2016 sets new UK record for renewable energy use

Green energy such as wind power made up 40% of electricity generated in Britain, compared with 25% on 25 December 2015 Christmas Day was the greenest on record for energy generation, according to the power group Drax. The company said more than 40% of the electricity generated on the day came from renewable sources, the […]

New energy law sets ambitious goals, but challenges abound

A future in which Massachusetts homes and businesses are powered by energy from ocean- and land-based wind farms, solar rays, and hydroelectricity flowing from Quebec is envisioned under a state law overwhelmingly approved by the Democrat-controlled Legislature and signed this past week by Republican Gov. Charlie Baker. The key provision in the 37-page law is […]

Obama backs cable box choice; techies vs. feds again; wind power sets …

President Barack Obama threw his weight Friday behind an effort to give consumers more choice when it comes to the cable boxes that control which television channels they watch. Most TV subscribers lease boxes from their cable service provider. View full post on Wind Power News

Our View: Port plan sets the right course

The New Bedford waterfront has been the city’s most important natural feature longer than there has been a New Bedford. It supported or continues to support whaling, textiles, manufacturing, fishing, ferries and freight, through two economic pinnacles. View full post on Wind Power News

Nova Scotia sets renewable energy record

“We’re becoming cleaner and greener,” Mark Sidebottom, the vice-president of power generation and delivery, said in a press release. “Nova Scotians depend on us to provide the electricity they need for their homes and businesses every day, and they want that electricity to come from more sustainable sources.” View full post on Wind Power News

Gov. Baker touts accomplishments, sets goals in speech

Gov. Charlie Baker hailed what he called the spirit of bipartisanship on Beacon Hill as he detailed some of his goals for the new year in his first State of the State address Thursday. The Republican governor spoke for about 25-minutes to a joint session of the Legislature – overwhelmingly controlled by Democrats – and […]