Posts Tagged ‘Wind’

PSO, customer groups seek approval of Wind Catcher agreement

Public Service Co. of Oklahoma, Oklahoma Industrial Energy Consumers and Walmart have reached a settlement agreement on PSO's proposed Wind Catcher Energy Connection project. View full post on Wind Power News

Wind power project plans advance in Iowa, Wyoming

Utility regulators in Wyoming and Iowa recently issued decisions tied to wind power expansion plans by utilities in those states. The Wyoming Public Service Commission on April 12 gave the green light for PacifiCorp to move ahead with a significant wind and transmission expansion plan. View full post on Wind Power News

Enel Green POWEREnel awarded 285 MW of wind in first Indian green energy tender

Enel, through its Indian renewable subsidiary BLP Energy Private Limited , has won its first ever renewable energy tender in the country with the awarding of the right to sign a 25-year energy supply contract for a 285 MW wind farm in the State of Gujarat. The project was awarded under the Fourth Tranche of […]

Wind, solar deliver stunning 98 percent of new U.S. power capacity in January, February

Solar and wind power was responsible for a remarkable 98 percent of all new U.S. power generation capacity that came online in the first two months of 2018. According to the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission's latest ” Energy Infrastructure Update ,” the overwhelming majority of new power plants set up in January and February were […]

New control strategy helps reap maximum power from wind farms

IMAGE: The December 2017 cover image of Wind Energy was produced using the Stampede2 supercomputer at the Texas Advanced Computing Center. view Every two and a half hours, a new wind turbine rises in the U.S. In 2016, wind provided 5.6 percent of all electricity produced, more than double the amount generated by wind in […]

Trump likes coal, but that doesn’t mean he’s hostile to wind energy

President Donald Trump has courted coal miners and cast doubt on whether fossils fuel contribute to climate change, but that hasn't translated into hostility for renewable energy – particularly offshore wind. Using federal offshore leases, wind power projects along the East Coast, including off the shores of Massachusetts, New Jersey, Connecticut, Virginia and New York, […]

Tech firms like Google, Amazon push power companies toward solar and wind, a blow to coal

Even where coal is king, demand from companies like Apple, Google and Amazon for renewable energy has pushed utilities to ink solar and wind power deals. Tech firms like Google, Amazon push power companies toward solar and wind, a blow to coal Even where coal is king, demand from companies like Apple, Google and Amazon […]

Offshore wind energy right for Connecticut

To continue reading this premium story, you need to become a member. Click below to take advantage of an exclusive offer for new members: Favorable winds are blowing from offshore – winds that literally will bolster the economic and environmental futures for both the region and state, as long as state officials and regulators move decisively. […]

Pakistan all set to produce over 1,000 MWs of clean energy through wind power alone’

KARACHI: Pakistan is all set to produce over 1000 MWs of clean electricity through wind energy alone in the current year as this is going to be a major milestone achieved towards the ultimate goal of the country to secure self-reliance in the energy sector. Chief Executive Officer of Alternative Energy Development Board Amjad Ali […]

2 Md. firms chosen for wind energy project

US Wind, Inc., the Baltimore-based company developing the first utility-scale offshore wind energy project in the U.S., has selected Baltimore firms Strum Contracting Company and Maritime Applied Physics Corporation for a range of specialized services related to the fabrication and installation of a meteorological tower necessary for environment activity monitoring. Strum Contracting is a small […]