Posts Tagged ‘Woes’

Don’t let TSB’s woes convince you Britain is a nation of tech dunces

Despite high-profile incidents like the one that has hit the UK bank, the UK’s record on bungling IT projects is hardly different to other leading nations It was all so different for Paul Pester last December. Unveiling TSB’s new banking platform, he claimed that it had created “a more digital, agile and flexible TSB”. Before […]

Follow up to wind farm woes from 2016

“If you think in terms of a year, plant a seed; if in terms of 10 years, plant trees; if in terms of 100 years, teach the people.” The Golden West Wind Energy Center, owned by NextEra Energy Resources and located in Calhan, Colorado, has been fully operational since October 2015. View full post on […]

State fund for renewable power falls prey to budget woes

Since 2008, the state has set aside a pot of money for renewable energy projects like small dams and wind turbines. Called the Renewable Energy Fund, the projects it's backed have replaced tens of millions of gallons of expensive diesel in communities from Skagway to Nome. View full post on Wind Power News

Brazil alternative energy projects threatened by Abengoa’s woes

Spanish conglomerate Abengoa, teetering on the verge of bankruptcy, has halted construction of power transmission lines in Brazil, a potential setback for the South America nation’s bid to emerge from its worst energy crisis in 14 years. Unions representing construction workers, a wind power industry group and Abengoa’s sub-contractor on the new power lines said […]

Allocations for renewable energy to ease energy woes’ : June 15, 2015,

ISLAMABAD: Climate Change Ministry’s Secretary Arif Ahmed Khan said adequate funds for various renewable energy projects allocated in the new federal budget would help boost power generation from renewable energy sources, which are environment-friendly, clean and sustainable. “Abundant renewable energy potential is available in the country, which has remained untapped for long due to various […]

Idaho Wind Developer’s Woes Mount With MN Lawsuit

The legal woes facing an Idaho wind energy company are mounting, after a contractor building one of its projects in Minnesota went to court asking a federal judge to hand over control. View full post on Wind Power News