Tagged Wind

Options available for Wind 2’s continued operation #MA

By National Wind Watch Selectmen were presented with an option Monday that could bring one of the town’s two municipal wind turbines back into operation further from abutters on Blacksmith Shop Road. A Barnstable Superior Court judge ordered both turbines be shut down in June 2017, prompting selectmen to evaluate options for what to do…

Report: Moving disputed Falmouth turbine would cost $3M #MA

By National Wind Watch FALMOUTH – One of the two wind turbines under a court order never to operate at their current spot may spin again on the wastewater treatment plant property, a little less than a half mile north from where it now stands. Accomplishing the move, however, would cost the town just over…

Get involved with wind turbines #OH

By National Wind Watch As residents of Eden Township, we oppose the two proposed wind turbine projects for Seneca County. We are not opposed to renewable energy but we are opposed to an INDUSTRIAL wind project being placed in the RESIDENTIAL area in which we live. Concerned citizens, like ourselves are not motivated by money…

AG allows more time for wind farm plan #OK

By National Wind Watch The state will extend the deadline for NextEra Energy Resources and the Department of Defense to reach an agreement on a mitigation plan regarding a wind farm near Hinton that is along a route of airspace the military uses for training. Attorney General Mike Hunter said the original deadline to have…

Supervisors OK NW Winnebago County wind farm #IA

By National Wind Watch FOREST CITY | The Winnebago County Board of Supervisors has approved a resolution to allow EDF Renewables to build 31 wind turbines between Buffalo Center and Rake. “It’s a tough decision,” said Supervisor Terry Durby at the Oct. 9 board of supervisors meeting. The wind farm project will benefit the entire…

EDF Renewables names MHI Vestas as preferred U.S. offshore supplier

By Michelle Froese EDF Renewables North America has selected MHI Vestas Offshore Wind as the preferred supplier for the Nautilus Offshore Wind project off the coast of Atlantic City, New Jersey. The pioneering offshore wind project has plans to feature three V164-8.3 MW turbines from MHI Vestas, The pioneering offshore wind project, the first in…

Walmart and EDP Renewables agree to three new wind PPAs

By Michelle Froese Walmart and EDP Renewables (EDPR) have announced three power purchase agreements (PPA) that will enable the construction of three new utility-scale wind farms – developed, owned, and operated by EDPR – in the states of Illinois and Indiana. Walmart’s cumulative 233-MW investment includes the following: Walmart’s three new PPAs should produce enough…

Goldwind breaks new ground in Brazil

By Alexandre Spatuzza in Sao Paulo IN DEPTH | The Chinese turbine manufacturer takes a unique first step into the South American country, with an assembly plant sure to follow, Goldwind chairman Wu Gang tells Alexandre Spatuzza Read Full Article Here For more great articles: www.rechargenews.com

Floating wind power blows into Asia

By Darius Snieckus The focus of the nascent sector is moving from Europe to Asia, where half the global fleet could be turning by 2030, writes Darius Snieckus Read Full Article Here For more great articles: www.rechargenews.com

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