Posts Tagged ‘weather’

Europe Power-Prompt prices fall on weather but remaining winter prices rise

European OTC day-ahead power sagged on Thursday on predictions for warmer weather and more wind supply near term, but most positions further ahead posted gains. * “There are a few question marks over medium-term demand and that's why the prices for coming weeks and the remaining winter months are up, just in case,” one trader […]

Wild Weather Powers South Australia’s Wind Farms to Milestone

Wind farms supplied more than two thirds of South Australia's electricity at the weekend, with an even bigger contribution on Monday in a sign of the state's growing embrace of clean energy. Wind provided 83 percent of the state's power needs in the 24 hours to 4 p.m. on Monday when turbines helped turn the […]

Weather trends likely to affect utilities

This map shows the monthly mean temperatures during December of 2015. Areas in red averaged between 41.5 and 45.4 degrees, in dark orange between 40.1 and 41.5, in light orange 39.0 and 40.1, yellow between 38.1 and 39.0, light green between 37.4 and 38.1, dark gree between 36.5 and 37.4, light blue between 35.4 and […]

Some rain in the area on Saturday. Source: WBRC Weather

Besides some spotty drizzle on Saturday morning, most of the day will be rain-free though a spotty shower can’t be ruled out during the afternoon hours. Don’t let the cloudy skies scare you off from enjoying the many outdoor events taking place. View full post on Wind Power News

Disaster-prone communities should plan services to weather storms

People rest around a railway track near their flood-affected houses at Tanah Abang slum area of Jakarta, Indonesia, January 17, 2013. REUTERS/Beawiharta BANGKOK, Feb 10 – Disaster-prone communities should be involved in planning their infrastructure to help ensure basic services can weather storms, floods and other disasters, researchers said. View full post on Wind Power […]

The Weather Channel Visits Honda’s Manufacturing Plant Wind Project Developed by Juhl Energy

April 8, 2014: Juhl Energy, Inc. , a leading provider of clean energy solutions and a leader in community wind power development, is pleased to announce the recent broadcast of The Weather Channel ‘s visit to the Honda Transmission Manufacturing of America plant in Russells Point, Ohio, and tour of the facility, including its on-site […]

Britain’s wild weather: the silver linings in dark clouds

Heavy rains, tidal surges and storms aren’t just uniformly bad for the nation – they do some good too Nowhere in Britain has escaped the wild weather of the past three months. October was marked by exceptional rainfall and the St Jude storm, November was dry but windy, then came the tidal surge on 5 […]

Severe Weather Update For Sunday

CLOUDY, MILD WEATHER WILL CONTINUE TONIGHT WITH TEMPERATURES STEADY NEAR 60 OR IN THE UPPER 50S. View full post on Wind Power News

Europe Power-Spot up, weather stays in wintry mode

Prospects of more cold winter weather boosted power demand in mainland Europe at the start of the week, pushing up the prices of Tuesday delivery products in the wholesale market. View full post on Wind Power News

UPDATE 1-U.S. wind tax credit likely to weather ‘cliff’ deal

A tax credit that provides incentives to produce wind energy, a financial lifeline for the wind power industry, will likely be extended if Congress approves a tentative deal between Senate Democrats and Republicans to avert the “fiscal cliff.” President Barack Obama said on Monday that a deal with Congress to stop a range of spending […]