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Project Dome is a design proposal submitted to this year's Land Art Generator Initiative design competition , a contest that solicits ideas for constructible regenerative architecture in Copenhagen.
8 hrs ago | Utility Products
Siemens Energy won an order from the Norwegian energy utilities Statoil and Statkraft for the Dudgeon Offshore Wind Farm in the U.K. Siemens will manufacture, deliver, install and commission 67 Siemens direct-drive wind turbines rated at 6 MW each and equipped with a 154-meter rotor.
The future development of a vast wind energy farm off the coast of Ocean City cleared another significant hurdle this week with the successful auction of 80,000 acres off the resort's coast to a Texas-based company for over $8.7 million.
To wind farm opponents, wind turbine syndrome is a manifold malady triggered by acoustic pulses and other unfortunate side effects of large wind turbines.
Combined with a strong installed capacity, the 2013 Wind Technologies Market Report, compiled with the help of the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, also finds nearly 4.5% of the nation's electricity is provided by wind power due to low prices that encourage utilities to choose wind for affordable, renewable energy.
Federal regulations forcing coal-fired power plants to retire could present a huge business opportunity for the wind power industry, according to a government report .
Gone with the wind: Jordan cancels plans to build 5 additional wind power plants due to lack of support from the Gulf The ministry cancelled the projects due to the grid's constraints at present and inability to absorb more loads, Hamed said in a phone interview this week.
Spurred on by technological advances and supportive government policy, intelligent energy storage is emerging as a commercially-viable alternative to adding electricity generation capacity or constructing new power plants.
Twin Falls, Idaho The Advanced Technology and Innovation Center is the newest building on the CSI campus.
Dignitaries cut a carbon ribbon to kick off the project. Applicants have until the end of the year to apply for the awards for their use of green energy.
"It's to educate people on wind energy," city administrator Margot Hardin said. "We're going to celebrate through arts and music and food."
Washington, D.C. - Wind energy pricing is at an all-time low, according to a new report released by the U.S. Department of Energy and prepared by Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory .
In June, the Environmental Protection Agency released a proposal that offered specific emission targets for each state, the first of which would kick in by 2020.
Artist Felix Cheong designed Oscillating Platforms, a proposal for an off-grid floating art installation submitted to the 2014 Land Art Generator Initiative design competition .
Gary will be responsible for business capture activities including growing marketshare among wind farm owners and operators.
A Houston company that plans to build a $2 billion transmission line from Oklahoma to Tennessee has gained approval from the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission to negotiate power rates and bilateral agreements for all of its proposed 3,500 megawatt electricity route.
Updated: Fri Aug 22, 2014 09:22 am
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