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2 hrs ago | Daily Kos
Sen. Mark Udall tours the Siemens Test Wind Turbine at the National Wind Technology Center just south of Boulder, Colorado, in 2013.
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6 hrs ago | Pollution Online
GIA initiates research coverage on the global "Wind Power" market, as part of its ongoing multiple research projects on diverse industries and markets.
10 hrs ago | Live Science
A harbor seal tagged with a GPS phone tag as part of a study of offshore wind farms and seal hunting grounds.
15 hrs ago | Bellingham Herald
Estimates by federal agencies that they in effect threw away nearly $100 billion last year should infuriate taxpayers.
15 hrs ago | ThinkProgress
While the politics of fracking has taken hold of election-year energy discussions in Colorado, the wind power industry is quietly surging.
15 hrs ago | Alternative Energy Stocks
Electricity generation in China has increased 9.6% annually, from 2005 to 2013, reaching 5,425.1TWh of electricity.
19 hrs ago | Express India
Enthused by swift green clearance to a "number of projects" in Madhya Pradesh, Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan today asserted that the state would be power surplus in next four years and supply electricity to others.
22 hrs ago | Triple Pundit
News of further follow-through on President Barack Obama's Climate Action Plan broke over the course of the past two weeks: The Department of Interior and Bureau of Ocean Energy Management announced plans to auction nearly 80,000 acres of Atlantic Ocean waters off the coast of Maryland and proposed leasing another 344,000 acres off the New Jersey ... (more)
Yesterday | Courier News
Wind preferable to nuclear, coal Environmental impacts can't be ignored, but don't compare to more dangerous energy sources Check out this story on mycentraljersey.com: http://mycj.co/1rv2GW3 An offshore wind facility similar to this one is planned for Cape Cod.
This move means more solar power can be provided to the national power grid, according to the Energy Market Authority.
The Columbia Heights residents believed they were doing the right thing by installing solar panels on their two-story homes on Shepherd Street in Northwest Washington.
But there's a big problem: getting it here. At least five major transmission projects - some estimated to cost more than $1 billion to build - have been proposed to connect New England to this plentiful power source to the north.
Hurricane Arthur recently knocked out power for people living on the East Coast.
The Obama administration last week announced plans to sell leases for nearly 344,000 acres of seafloor off the New Jersey coastline to companies that want to build wind energy turbines, a significant step toward the development of wind farms off the Jersey Shore.
Numerous wind farm developments across Victoria may face termination due to the highly inflexible and restrictive nature of the Denis Napthine government's anti-wind farm laws and permit rules.
It is also significant that the announcement will be made in North Myrtle Beach because it recognizes the work the city and the North Shore Wind Team have done to position North Myrtle Beach as the logical place for transmission lines from the farms to move into the landbound power grid.
The reason that Pilger, Nebraska was so badly hit by tornados last month is the same reason that wind is a great energy source in Tornado Alley .
Updated: Mon Jul 21, 2014 10:08 pm
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