Posts Tagged ‘stops’

New rebellion against wind energy stalls or stops projects

Dorenne Hansen, of Glenville, Minn., stands on a rural highway near a wind turbine in a field, Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018, near Northwood, Iowa. Opponents of wind power are successfully stalling or rejecting wind-farm projects across the country. View full post on Wind Power News

BPA Stops Wind Power Generation For The First Time In 4 Years

And that means the region is producing too much of a good thing: carbon-free, renewable energy in the form of both dam-generated hydropower along with electricity from spinning wind-farm turbines. That's prompted the federal government to take an action it avoided during the last four years of drought conditions: shutting down wind power. View full […]

China Stops Building Wind Turbines Because Most Of The Energy Is Wasted

Wind turbines used to generate electricity are seen at a wind farm in Guazhou, 950km northwest of Lanzhou, Gansu Province September 15, 2013. China is pumping investment into wind power, which is more cost-competitive than solar energy and partly able to compete with coal and gas. View full post on Wind Power News

Snowy owl stops over, and birders give a hoot

Brian Prince and Craig Sims stood in a loading bay at the Little Rock Port Authority and pointed across the street toward LM Wind Power, where for several weeks they’d seen a snowy owl perching on turbine blades and gliding between trees and roofs in the area. View full post on Wind Power News