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  • Could Cape Wind have put up a bigger fight?

    Jan 20, 2015

    Cape Wind officials aren’t saying much in the aftermath of losing two crucial power purchase agreements with utilities early this month. But others have plenty to say and this serious bump in the road is not the end for US offshore wind promise.

  • The socio-economic power of wind energy in remote areas

    Jan 19, 2015

    Wind projects with a socio-economic slant need not be charity cases. More examples of wind power projects in emerging markets and remote areas are showing the wider economic benefits of this natural resource from Africa to Chile. We learn which companies have caught on to the trend.

  • Efficiency behind record year and Danish commercial success

    Jan 12, 2015

    On a mission to be the first fossil fuel free country in 2050, Denmark has a goal of 50 percent renewables in electricity in 2020. New numbers from the wind sector indicate this goal is on track. Can others in the EU follow suit?

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  • Could Cape Wind have put up a bigger fight?

    Jan 20, 2015

    Cape Wind officials aren’t saying much in the aftermath of losing two crucial power purchase agreements with utilities early this month. But others have plenty to say and this serious bump in the road is not the end for US offshore wind promise.

  • The socio-economic power of wind energy in remote areas

    Jan 19, 2015

    Wind projects with a socio-economic slant need not be charity cases. More examples of wind power projects in emerging markets and remote areas are showing the wider economic benefits of this natural resource from Africa to Chile. We learn which companies have caught on to the trend.

  • National Grid and Anbaric Transmission join forces

    Dec 16, 2014

    Transmission company National Grid and Anbaric, headquartered in Wakefield, Massachusetts, have chosen to come together as Green Line Infrastructure Alliance.

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  • Walney Extension consent boosts financial and supply chain certainty

    Nov 10, 2014

    Dong Energy, the lead co-owner of The Walney Extension offshore wind farm, was granted consent for the project by the UK’s Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change, paving the way for Dong’s financial decision making and the related supply chain to continue or win contracts.

  • Has Ameren put the wind back in Missouri’s sails?

    Oct 6, 2014

    Ameren Missouri has filed with the Missouri Public Service Commission its 20-year plan that supports cleaner energy in the state of Missouri, including major expansions of solar and wind power.

  • Eradicating blade downtime a storm at a time

    Sep 22, 2014

    Experts say that it might be possible to temporarily slow or stop a turbine blade during times when frequent lightning is detected. We look at research and meteorological feedback from academia and industry to assess the latest in lightning-based blade protection.