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Vestas receives 83 MW order in Poland

Vestas has secured an 83 MW order in Poland, its third announced order in the country this year. With reference to Vestas Wind Systems A/S’ company announcement No.26/2015 of 25 May 2015, Vestas has received a firm and unconditional order in Poland. The 83 MW order for 25 V126-3.3 MW turbines has been placed by […]

New AWEA Board Chair: Time for presidential candidates to back American wind power for its economic benefits

American wind power at “transformational point in time,” as industry girds to quadruple and meet Wind Vision Coming off a year in which the industry added 23,000 jobs and put $23 billion of private investment behind 100 wind projects, new AWEA Board Chair Mike Garland declared it’s time for the industry to start flexing its […]

Acciona Windpower will install more than 800 MW of Wind Power in North America in 2015

465 MW will be grid connected in the United States, 239 MW in Mexico and 102 MW in Canada. Yesterday, the US Energy Secretary visited ACCIONA Windpower’s booth in the AWEA fair, currently taking place in Orlando. ACCIONA Windpower (AWP), a subsidiary of the ACCIONA Group that designs, manufactures and markets wind turbines, plans to […]

Energy Department Releases Report, Evaluates Potential for Wind Power in All 50 States

Larger turbines will open up an additional one-fifth of the land area of the United States In support of the President’s all-of-the above energy strategy, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz today announced the release of Enabling Wind Power Nationwide, a report showing how the United States can unlock the vast potential for wind energy deployment in […]

Unlocking Our Nation’s Wind Potential

Wind is an important source of clean, affordable American energy. Wind power supplies nearly 5 percent of our nation’s electricity demand across 39 states, and it’s getting cheaper every year thanks to new strides in wind technology and policy. Since the 1980s, the cost of deploying wind energy has dropped by 90 percent. Meanwhile, further […]

E.ON to build Rampion offshore wind farm

Partnership with UK Green Investment Bank E.ON continues to strengthen its position in the European renewables business with successful offshore activities. Today E.ON has confirmed the investment decision for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm in the UK. The total investment is approximately 1.9 billion Euro. The UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) has acquired a […]

Wind Industry elects new Leadership as WINDPOWER 2015 launches in Orlando

Conference convenes with thousands from across globe arriving in Florida to do business and learn what’s next for American wind power Just miles from where NASA launches rockets to explore the final frontier, wind power developers, manufacturers, workers, executives and more from around the world gather today for a four-day exploration into what’s next for […]

NREL Readies New Wind Turbine Drivetrain for Commercialization

In February, engineers at the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) assembled the innovative, medium-speed, medium-voltage wind turbine drivetrain that was the result of a study funded by DOE’s Wind Program. The goal of the first phase of the project, which began in 2011, was to design an advanced wind turbine […]

E.ON to build Rampion offshore wind farm

Partnership with UK Green Investment Bank E.ON continues to strengthen its position in the European renewables business with successful offshore activities. Today E.ON has confirmed the investment decision for the Rampion Offshore Wind Farm in the UK. The total investment is approximately 1.9 billion Euro. The UK Green Investment Bank plc (GIB) has acquired a […]

Mass Megawatts Wind Power, Inc. Partners with Crowdfunding Investors in Developing Two Community Solar Projects

Mass Megawatts Wind Power, Inc. (OTCQB:MMMW) today announced that the company is developing two community solar projects in Massachusetts with independent investments group raising funds who are familiar with the regulations related to Crowdfunding and Regulation A+. Mass Megawatts would develop and maintain the community solar power systems and the investors would receive the low-cost […]