Wind Archive

18 Apr 2014

Mabey Bridge to supply onshore wind turbine towers for EWT

EWT, a Dutch wind turbine manufacturer, has awarded a contract to UK-based Mabey Bridge for the supply of 30 onshore wind turbine towers. CTBR – News
17 Apr 2014

Brits: We Prefer Onshore Wind Farms Over Fracking

Originally published on Ecotrictity. Wind favoured over fracking. Government accused of ignoring own research on energy policy The majority of people in Britain would prefer to live near a wind farm than a fracking site, new YouGov
16 Apr 2014

Scaling Wind — Informative, Short Documentary On Moving US Wind Energy Ahead

Scaling Wind, directed by Michelle Nunez, and produced by GreenTech Films, is an informative 30-minute documentary showcasing the benefits and challenges of reaching 20% wind energy by 2030 in the US. The film shows how the goal
15 Apr 2014

Global Wind Power Capacity Projected To Nearly Double In 5 Years (Charts)

Asia is now leagues ahead of other regions within the global wind market. Furthermore, this market is expected to grow at an annual cumulative capacity rate of more than 10 percent over the coming five years. A
15 Apr 2014

First Wind to sell solar power to Hawaiian Electric

US-based renewable energy company First Wind will sell solar power generated at the planned 20MW solar plant in Mililani to Hawaiian Electric. CTBR – News
15 Apr 2014

China’s Wind Energy Capacity Tops 92 GW With 16 GW Addition In 2013

A wind farm in Jingtai County, Gansu province, ChinaCredit: Popolon | CC BY-SA 3.0 In 2013, China witnessed yet another year of impressive wind energy capacity addition. While the total capacity added was off the peak levels
15 Apr 2014

Vattenfall installs first turbine at DanTysk offshore wind project

Vattenfall has completed the installation of first turbine at the DanTysk offshore wind project in the German North Sea. CTBR – News
14 Apr 2014

Siemens Canada secures turbine supply contract for Saskatchewan wind farm

Siemens Canada has secured a wind turbine supply contract from Algonquin Power & Utilities for a 23MW project in Saskatchewan. CTBR – News
14 Apr 2014

Wind Farms Might Affect House Prices After All

The impact of wind farms on the price of houses in proximity has been an issue of hot contention for years now, with advocate groups on both sides of the issue claiming the high scientific ground with
13 Apr 2014

BFG France to supply composite structures for Alstom Haliade wind turbine

BFG France has agreed to supply composite structures to a France-based establishment Alstom for its Haliade 150-6MW wind turbine. CTBR – News