Posts Tagged ‘Three’

Twenty-One Bad Things About Wind Energy – and Three Reasons Why

Trying to pin down the arguments of wind promoters is a bit like trying to grab a greased balloon. Just when you think you've got a handle on it, it morphs into a different story and escapes your grasp. View full post on Wind Power News

Massachusetts Unveils Three Offshore Wind Farm Proposals

The race is on to build the first utility-scale offshore wind farm in the United States on the federal Outer Continental Shelf. In December, three companies – Bay State Wind, Deepwater Wind, and Vineyard Wind – submitted bids in response to the Request for Proposal issued by the Massachusetts Electric Distribution Companies , in coordination […]

Alberta chooses three companies to build four wind power projects in auction

The winning bids came from Edmonton-based Capital Power with a 201-MW project, Lisbon, Portugal-based EDP Renewables with a 248-MW project and Enel Green Power Canada, a division of a Rome-based global power company, with projects of 115 MW and 31 MW. CALGARY – Bids in an auction to pick renewable energy projects were so attractive […]

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

UPDATE 1-China Three Gorges unit seeks $1.5 bln from new investors – sources

China Three Gorges New Energy, a unit of the country's top hydropower developer, plans to raise about 10 billion yuan from new investors to develop its wind power business, sources with knowledge of the matter said. The wholly owned unit of state giant China Three Gorges Corporation is in talks with China Life Insurance, Chinese […]

Renewables investment in UK will fall 95% over next three years – study

Analysis reveals extent of decline because of subsidy cuts and raises concerns about Britain meeting emissions targets Investment in windfarms will fall off a “cliff edge” over the next three years and put the UK’s greenhouse gas reduction targets at risk, a thinktank has found. More than £1bn of future investment in renewable energy projects […]

Legoland parks finding success, three more on their way

DONG ding a ling Leading the way was DONG Energy with its first figures since its flotation in June, which revealed a 19 percent rise in its operating profit to 12.4 billion kroner thanks to strong growth in its wind power division, which accounts for about 70 percent of its earnings. Net profits nearly doubled […]

BWW Art News: The Mexican Museum Announces Three New Board Members

The Mexican Museum , the premier West Coast museum of Mexican, Mexican-American, Chicano, Latin American and Latino art, culture and heritage, announces the addition of three new members to the Museum’s Board of Trustees. “Our three new Board members bring exceptional experience in business leadership from across a diverse array of specialties. View full post […]

TransCanada to end three coal projects in Alberta, citing higher emissions costs

TransCanada plans to terminate purchase agreements from three of its Alberta coal-fired power plants due to the increasing cost of carbon emissions, while continuing its natural-gas and wind-power operations in the province. a TransCanada Corp. says three of its Alberta power plants will become unprofitable as a result of a change in provincial law, so […]

Community wind farm project raises A 700k in three weeks in community …

Now the staff and volunteers at Awel Co-op, the group behind the project, are aiming to take the total up to A 1m by the end of January A community wind farm project that has been backed by rugby legend Paul Thorburn and Wales’ national poet Gillian Clarke has raised more than 700,000 in three […]