Posts Tagged ‘Small’

Congress restored an investment tax credit for small wind and other alternative energy sources

But Mike Bergey, president and CEO of Norman-based Bergey Windpower, is hopeful that will change, thanks in part to Congress' restoration of an investment tax credit for such systems. Bergey said sales of his company's 10 kilowatt turbine peaked in 2012 at about $8 million, when it built and sold about 300 of them for […]

How six small towns and cities are going green

Small towns are suffering. A powerful Wall Street Journal article from earlier this year said that rural America, much of which is seeing a drop in population , is the new “inner city,” due to declining economic health and accelerating issues of disinvestment, drug dependency, and job loss. View full post on Wind Power News

Answer Man: Rochester, home to three small grain bins

The Answer Man received this postcard from a guest at a local hotel. Does this look like Rochester to you? Dear Answer Man, I'm sending you this postcard from a Rochester hotel because I know you'll think it's funny. View full post on Wind Power News

Global Small Wind Power Market (2017-2023) – Grow Pricing, Features,…

Latest industry research report on Small Wind Power Market . Small wind power is produced by turbines typically having a capacity rating of less than or equal to 100 kW which uses wind power to produce renewable clean energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Ayala, Upc Re take on small projects in Indonesia

Power plant ventures along small islands in Indonesia will be the next focus of investments of Ayala group with its partner UPC Renewables Asia Asia Pacific Holdings Ltd. The Filipino firm announced that it will be pursuing this venture via the funding arrangement pact it entered into with UPC Renewables. Its own corporate vehicle for […]

Research on the Utilization of Small Stand-alone Wind Power Generation in Yunnan Mountainous Areas

In Proceedings of the 2015 International conference on Applied Science and Engineering Innovation , doi:10.2991/asei-15.2015.297 In view of the problems that extending the traditional grid to supply power may be uneconomical and it is unsuitable for building large-scale wind farm because of the less wind-rich region in Yunnan mountainous areas, a green energy supply scheme […]

Small NY town could be key to bringing more renewable power in New England

Small and rural Beekmantown, New York could be on the map for an energy project aimed at bringing renewable power to New England. “We'll bring wind power from the Bull Run project which is just north of here, north and west of here–up in Ellenburg area. View full post on Wind Power News

EIA: Small wind turbines nearing 1 GW capacity in U.S.

Distributed wind power , featuring turbines of no more than 1 MW, reached a cumulative capacity of almost 1 GW in the United States in 2014, according to a newly issued report by the Energy Information Administration . According to the 2014 Distributed Wind Market Report, the U.S. distributed wind market reflected nearly 74,000 small […]

Worldwide revenues from small and medium wind power systems expected…

Fueled by the spread of innovative financing programs centered around the leasing model, growth in the installation of small and medium wind power systems is accelerating. In the long term, however, the overall outlook for the small and medium wind market in each country will be determined by whether the industry can reduce costs and […]

Worldwide Small & Medium Wind Power Installations Are Expected to…

A new report from Navigant Research analyzes the global market for small and medium wind turbines , including global market forecasts for capacity and revenue through 2023. The market for modern SMWTs has existed for 30 years, though growth has been tied to state and federal incentives in the United Kingdom, Italy, and the United […]