Posts Tagged ‘Support’

Ben & Jerry’s joins the campaign to support onshore windfarms

With names like Strawberry Breezecake and Cherry Gale-cia, ice-cream maker pushes for government re-think Tubs of Strawberry Breeze-cake, Cherry Gale-cia and other wind-themed ice-creams will feature in a campaign by Ben & Jerry’s to persuade the government to rethink its opposition to onshore windfarms. The renamed flavours will be sold at half price on “windy […]

Wind energy advocates rally to support industry in Oklahoma

From left, Mark McMillin, Destinee Weeks and Heath Herje on Wednesday meet in the hallway outside the Capitol office of Rep. Claudia Griffith. McMillin manages Red Dirt Wind, a wind farm in Hennessey. View full post on Wind Power News

Technical Support Engineer

Technical Support Engineer sought by Goldwind USA Inc. in Compton, IL to evaluate quality control issue reports. Req BS in Engg, IT, Physics, or rltd + 5 yrs indus prod mfg exp. View full post on Wind Power News

Government of Canada lends support to Arctic wind energy study

The Canadian Northern Economic Development Agency has invested $950,000 in a study examining the feasibility of wind turbines and energy storage in Inuvik. The Government of the Northwest Territories Department of Infrastructure will undertake the study, which will examine the feasibility of adding one or more wind turbines to the electric grid. View full post […]

New Mexico AG, others support proposed wind farms

New Mexico Attorney General Hector Balderas, consumer advocates and others have reached a settlement with Xcel Energy over the utility's plans to add more wind power for customers in New Mexico and parts of Texas. The proposed agreement was filed Monday with New Mexico utility regulators for approval. View full post on Wind Power News

Volvo Penta Stakes Position in Wind Farm Support Vessels

Volvo Penta has emerged as a leading supplier of propulsion systems for support boats in the booming offshore wind farm industry in Europe , and is poised to capture a significant position as new wind farms come into service in North America. “Wind farm support vessels operate under some of the world's most difficult conditions,” […]

Government Support Will Boost Wind Turbine Market Growth During Forecast Period 2014-2020

Wind energy is the power extracted from wind using wind turbines. A wind turbine is a device that transforms the kinetic energy of the wind into electrical energy. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind energy mines digital cash to support climate research

Climate change is frequently described as a vicious cycle that depletes the very resources needed to fight it. In the case of Julian Oliver's latest project, however, it could almost be described as virtuous. View full post on Wind Power News

Coal in decline: an energy industry on life support

Special report: The pace of coal plants shutting down in Australia could mean the country’s fleet could be gone before 2040. The transformation is enormous – and seems inevitable • Support our independent journalism and critical reporting on energy and the environment by giving a one-off or monthly contribution For a glimpse into the future […]

Letter: Legislation needed to support solar, wind power initiatives

Now that committees in both the Indiana House and Senate have had a chance to hold public hearings on proposed changes to Indiana's renewable energy policies, the Indiana Energy Association of investor-owned utilities will support the legislation – even though it has changed substantially from what was first introduced. Many of the criticisms about this […]