Posts Tagged ‘Work’

Advanced Energy Economy Over 3 Million in U.S. Now Work for Clean…

Today , national business groups representing the range and breadth of clean energy companies in the United States cheered government statistics showing their industries support more than 3 million American jobs – equal to the employment of retail stores across the country, and twice as many jobs as involved in construction of buildings. This is […]

Work begins on the world’s biggest wind turbine

Work begins on the world's biggest wind turbine: Monster structure with blades 290ft long will dwarf the London Eye Turbine will have three blades each 290 feet long. This compares to 394 ft diameter of the London Eye The first onshore prototype of the 8 MW system will be installed by the end of the […]

Vattenfall starts work on UK hybrid wind and solar farm

Construction will begin on the energy giant’s first UK solar project by the end of this month in boost to clean energy generation at existing wind sites Vattenfall is to start construction on its first solar project in the UK this month, as part of a pilot project to help the Swedish energy giant maximise […]

Transmission developer: Oklahoma wind power could work for Georgia Power

Clean Line Energy Partners told the Georgia Public Service Commission in Sept. 10 testimony that wind power from Oklahoma could help serve the capacity needs of Georgia Power . View full post on Wind Power News

Work begins on $50m Coonooer Bridge windfarm to supply ACT clean energy

Victorian windfarm has secured 20-year feed-in tariff from ACT as part of goal to produce 90% of its electricity from clean sources by 2020 Work has begun on a new $50m windfarm in Victoria that will edge the Australian Capital Territory closer to its clean energy supply target, as the renewables sector begins to emerge […]

Work to begin next year on first windfarm off England’s south coast

The 400-megawatt Rampion windfarm eight miles from Sussex coast could power up to 300,000 homes at a cost of £1.3bn Construction of the first windfarm off the south coast of England will begin early next year, it has been announced. The 400-megawatt Rampion windfarm, situated eight miles from the Sussex coast, could power up to […]

Work begins on nation’s first offshore wind farm

State lawmakers and members of Congress attended a ground-breaking of sorts for Deepwater Wind’s project at Block Island, R.I. The event was held at a business that will build parts of the foundation for the wind farm’s five turbines, according to the Providence Journal . The 30-megawatt Deepwater Wind project is scheduled to open next […]

Work on Oman’s first large-scale wind energy project to start in June

Muscat: Work on Oman’s first large-scale wind energy project will start in June this year, a top-level official at the Rural Areas Electricity Company told journalists here on Monday. The $200 million-project, which will generate 50 megawatt of electricity, will be funded by Abu Dhabi Future Energy Company . View full post on Wind Power […]

States work to meet new renewable energy standards

More than five dozen giant turbines erected on a remote mesa in western New Mexico began churning out power for the state’s largest electric provider on New Year’s Day. Tapping into the multimillion-dollar Red Mesa Wind Energy Center marks the latest effort by utility PNM to add more renewable energy resources to its portfolio. View […]

Partners begin work on Energiepark Mainz; hydrogen from renewable sources; power-to-gas

Germany’s Minister of Economics and Technology, Sigmar Gabriel, together with representatives of power utility Stadtwerke Mainz AG, Siemens AG, The Linde Group and RheinMain University of Applied Sciences, inaugurated the construction of the Energiepark Mainz . View full post on Wind Power News