14 min ago | Dallas Observer
For a time, coal was moribund, on life support. We thought perhaps the country was permanently shrugging off its dependence on the dirtiest of all fossil fuels.
4 hrs ago | KRMG-AM Tulsa
A data-collection buoy that can be plopped in the ocean and used to determine the suitability of remote locations for offshore wind farms is ready for real-world testing, the University of Maine announced Friday.
4 hrs ago | TG Daily
Makani is the Bay Area startup, backed previously by both Google and the government through the ARPA-E program, that's been pursuing an airborne wind turbine concept that uses a tethered airplane-like design.
7 hrs ago | Scientific American
Rather than turbines high in the sky, he says, it should bring wind to the ground, in concentrated form.
10 hrs ago | CBC News
Nova Scotia's consumer advocate is asking the Utility and Review Board to reject the Maritime Link deal as currently proposed by Nova Scotia Power's parent company, Emera Inc.
OneWind Australia, a venture backed by private equity fund Denham Capital Management LP, expects the first of as much as $2 billion in wind farms it plans in the country to start operating by 2015.
Wind power is the key to Australia achieving its renewable energy target but there are persistent claims that wind turbines make people sick, despite evidence to the contrary.
Could wind energy be coming to the south coast? A meeting regarding the potential for wind energy off the coast of Coos Bay was held at the North Bend Public Library Wednesday night.
After spending last weekend at the Heartland Coalfield Alliance's retreat in the Illinois coal basin region, I'm more inspired than ever.
After its successful launch of Lopburi Solar with a capital investment of more than Bt10 billion, and expected return of investment within 10 years on projected Bt1.3-billion annual revenue, Natural Energy Development Co is exploring the possibility of setting up a 20-megawatt wind-powered electricity-generation plant.
"Strawscaper": Belatchew Labs, an experiment-focused division of Belatchew Arkitekter in Sweden, proposes a new way of harvesting the wind for power without using wind turbines.
Gov. Paul LePage is withholding support for a compromise bill being worked out by the Legislature's Energy Committee that's aimed at expanding Maine's natural gas infrastructure, boosting funding for energy efficiency, directly lowering businesses' electricity costs and making it more affordable for residents to abandon oil heat.
Belatchew Arkitekter has proposed converting the Soder Torn building in Stockholm into an urban wind farm by covering it in piezoelectric fibers Despite being the most common renewable energy technologies, solar panels and wind turbines still have their shortcomings.
Alberta could green its image and add plenty of new turbines over the next few years with the right government incentives, the Canadian Wind Energy Association said in a report released Wednesday.
Fallago Rig wind farm has been officially commissioned, but critics point out that in recent weeks its operator received 1.4 million to not produce electricity.
State lawmakers made a surprising turnabout Tuesday by moving to rescind Omaha's authority to impose an extra half-cent of local sales taxes.
The college Board of Trustees on Monday voted to discontinue the program amid declining interest from students, which officials attribute to negative perceptions of wind energy in this area, among other factors.