Bird Groups Target LEEDCo's Icebreaker Offshore Wind Pilot
Two bird conservation groups have again teamed up to target another proposed wind project, this time setting their sights on Lake Erie Energy Development Corp.'s (LEEDCo) Icebreaker offshore demonstration wind   [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 16:21:30 EDT
Senvion Examines Heating Issue With Its Offshore Wind Turbines
Senvion has identified heating issues in the rotor bearings of some its offshore wind turbines, and the German manufacturer says it has tapped external specialists to validate what it believes   [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:05:32 EDT
Gamesa Completes First Commercial Wind Farm Equipped With 4.5 MW Turbines
Simo, the first commercial wind farm equipped with Gamesa 4.5 MW wind turbines, has been commissioned in Finland, where the company has installed four G128-4.5 MW machines for TuuliWatti. The   [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 11:06:58 EDT
Western Texas Community College Announces Wind Energy Degree Program
Western Texas Community College (WTC) says it is offering an Associate of Science degree that could prepare students to earn their undergraduate degree in wind energy from Texas Tech University.   [read more]
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Majority Of Ohio Voters Support State Clean Energy Law
At a time when Ohio's renewable energy standard is coming under attack, voters overwhelmingly support maintaining the state's current energy-related laws, according to a new poll released by Ohio Advanced   [read more]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 13:48:18 EDT
InterGen To Buy Half Of 155 MW Mexican Wind Project
InterGen, a Massachusetts-based power generation firm, has entered into an agreement with Infraestructura EnergEtica Nova SAB de CV (IEnova) to purchase a 50% interest in the first phase of the   [read more]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 11:02:53 EDT
Is Global Clean Energy Investment Bouncing Back?
Investment in clean energy worldwide rose nearly 10% in the first quarter of 2014 compared to the same period a year earlier, reaching $47.7 billion, according to a new report   [read more]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
EDF Inaugurates Teesside Offshore Wind Farm In The U.K.
EDF Energy Renewables has officially cut the ribbon on its 62 MW Teesside offshore wind in the U.K. Offshore construction work on the 27-turbine project started in February 2012 and   [read more]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Fishermen's Energy Not Giving Up On Offshore Wind Demo, Eyes Turbine Test Facility
Despite receiving a harsh blow from New Jersey regulators in March, offshore wind developer Fishermen's Energy is showing more signs that it intends to keep pushing forward with its 25   [read more]
Mon, 21 Apr 2014 00:00:00 EDT
Xcel Crowned Top U.S. Utility Provider Of Wind Energy For 10th Consecutive Year
For the 10th year in a row, Xcel Energy has been named the U.S.' No. 1 utility provider of wind energy, according to the American Wind Energy Association's recently released   [read more]
Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:29:30 EDT