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Wind jobs are growing in farm and factory towns across America

By Paul Dvorak This article comes from AWEA. U.S. wind power continues to create jobs across the country, employing a record 105,500 men and women. Wind projects or wind-related factories are present in all 50 states, plus Guam and Puerto Rico, and farming communities and factory towns are the biggest beneficiaries. Bipartisan support is strong…

Global Wind Market To Reach 841 Gigawatts In 2022, Predicts GWEC

By Joshua S Hill After installing more than 52 gigawatts (GW) worth of new capacity in 2017, the global wind energy industry is set for several years of strong and continued growth, according to a new report published this week by the Global Wind Energy Council. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean…

Technostrobe partners to provide new offshore wind lighting solutions

By Michelle Froese Technostrobe’s LIDS Technology tailors the intensity level of lights on a wind turbine based on the surrounding visibility. Under clear skies (10 km of visibility or more), the intensity of the lights is reduced by up to 90%. Learn more here. Technostrobe, a Quebec-based manufacturer of obstruction lighting systems for air navigation,…

Siemens Gamesa US boost

By Robin Lancaster Deal with NextEra to repower three wind farms totalling 508MW in Texas Read Full Article Here For more great articles: reNEWS – Renewable Energy News

Ørsted Announces First Battery Storage Project

By Joshua S Hill Danish offshore wind powerhouse Ørsted has this week announced its first entry into the large-scale battery storage sector with the announcement of the 20 megawatt (MW) Carnegie Road battery storage project which will provide services to the UK’s National Grid. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Clean Technica

French Court of Audit slams green schemes #FRA

By National Wind Watch Renewable energy support schemes are not effective in driving the country towards its climate objectives, despite their significant costs, according to a new report from France’s Court of Auditors. The report by auditors was to a finance committee meeting at the French senate last week. It noted the spending on mechanisms…

Put floating goals into EU plans: WindEurope

By Andrew Lee in Marseille National energy plans ‘huge opportunity’ to secure role for floating wind says body’s CEO, as UK expert says fixed-bottom alone not enough to ‘go big’ Read Full Article Here For more great articles: www.rechargenews.com

SGRE wins over 500MW of repowering deals

UNITED STATES: Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has signed two agreements to repower three NextEra Energy wind farms in Texas, with a combined capacity of more than 500MW. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Wind Power News & Analysis RSS Feed

Offshore Wind Leads Ampelmann to Germany

By Offshore WIND Ampelmann has opened an office in Hamburg in response to the growing business in the German offshore wind sector. [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]] Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Offshore Wind » News by topic

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