Posts Tagged ‘Shore’

Liberty House looks to shore up power supply for Australian steel works

The family behind Liberty House has agreed to tie-up with an Australian renewable energy firm, looking to beef up electricity supply for the Arrium steel business that the British company recently took over in power-strained South Australia. British billionaire Sanjeev Gupta's GFG Alliance agreed to buy a 50.1 percent stake in Zen Energy, which up […]

Wind energy: Turbines will be visible from the shore

All of the 885 square miles of ocean being considered for wind turbines between Winyah Bay and Little River will be in conflict with a resolution passed by the Pawleys Island Town Council in 2012 opposing placement of machinery in a location that is visible on the horizon. View full post on Wind Power News

U.S. offers leases off Jersey Shore for wind energy projects

The Obama administration last week announced plans to sell leases for nearly 344,000 acres of seafloor off the New Jersey coastline to companies that want to build wind energy turbines, a significant step toward the development of wind farms off the Jersey Shore. View full post on Wind Power News

Entrepreneur Wants to Bring Wind Power to Md.’s Eastern Shore

It’s been about 25 years since Paul Reeves began chasing windmills. The Chicago native had just finished working for Jesse Jackson Sr.’s presidential campaign in 1988 when a news item sparked his life’s interest. View full post on Wind Power News

Conservation Law Foundation Lauds Off Shore Wind Auction

In preparation of the first auction of offshore wind leases in federal waters off of Rhode Island and Massachusetts, the Conservation Law Foundation,a strong supporter of New England’s offshore wind energy industry issued the following: “Tomorrow’s auction is the harbinger of an exciting new era in the development of renewable energy in the United … […]