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Boston Globe
Airbnb’s cofounder went to Boston Latin Academy. Who knew?to be the world’s biggest renewable energy company through a series of acquisit
Airbnb’s cofounder went to Boston Latin Academy. Who knew?
Boston Globe / Posted 19 hours ago
to be the world’s biggest renewable energy company through a series of acquisitions, including the purchase of Boston-based First Wind. That rapid rise would be SunEdison’s undoing, though, and it crashed into bankruptcy this year. Barton left over... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon.com Just Took A Huge Step Toward Its 100% Renewable-energy Goalcontracted with Lincoln Clean Energy, which will build, own, and operate the fa
Amazon.com Just Took A Huge Step Toward Its 100% Renewable-energy Goal
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
contracted with Lincoln Clean Energy, which will build, own, and operate the farm. The bigger picture This isn't Amazon's first wind-powered rodeo; Amazon Wind Farm Texas will jointhree other wind farms in Ohio (Amazon Wind Farm U.S. Central),... Read more
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FOX Business
Amazon.com Just Took A Huge Step Toward Its 100% Renewable-energy GoalClean Energy, which will build, own, and operate the farm. The bigger pictureM
Amazon.com Just Took A Huge Step Toward Its 100% Renewable-energy Goal
FOX Business / Posted 5 days ago
Clean Energy, which will build, own, and operate the farm. The bigger pictureMore From Fool.com This isn't Amazon's first wind-powered rodeo; Amazon Wind Farm Texas will jointhree other wind farms in Ohio (Amazon Wind Farm U.S. Central),... Read more
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The Economic Times
Reverse auction for wind energy: Can India weave the Samba magic?an energy crisis in 2001-02, regulatory changes were made to Brazil's electrici
Reverse auction for wind energy: Can India weave the Samba magic?
The Economic Times / Posted 6 days ago
an energy crisis in 2001-02, regulatory changes were made to Brazil's electricity sector in 2004. That nation's first wind energy auction was held in 2009 where 71 projects were contracted for a total of 1,800 Megawatts (MW). The price... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Protestors greet governor at wind project ceremonypast toward the site. In his remarks, the governor thanked the developer, the
Protestors greet governor at wind project ceremony
Bennington Banner / Posted 7 days ago
past toward the site. In his remarks, the governor thanked the developer, the U.S. Forest Service, which is permitting the first wind power facility in the nation on its lands, and those officials and residents of the area who have "stuck it out"... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Protestors greet gov. at wind project ceremonypast toward the site. In his remarks, the governor thanked the developer, the
Protestors greet gov. at wind project ceremony
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 7 days ago
past toward the site. In his remarks, the governor thanked the developer, the U.S. Forest Service, which is permitting the first wind power facility in the nation on its lands, and those officials and residents of the area who have "stuck it out"... Read more
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CTV News
Sask. won't approve proposed wind energy project to protect birdsguidelines were developed with industry and environmental stakeholders, Moe sai
Sask. won't approve proposed wind energy project to protect birds
CTV News / Posted 8 days ago
guidelines were developed with industry and environmental stakeholders, Moe said. The Chaplin proposal was the first wind electricity project to undergo an environmental impact assessment. Moe said the experience helped in the... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Hunters: Please don't shoot bears with collars& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the win
Hunters: Please don't shoot bears with collars
The Addison County Independent / Posted 8 days ago
& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the wind turbines affects local bears. This is the first wind energy development proposal within a national forest nationwide. The study will help inform future wind energy... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Controversy over metal mining in Maine rekindledvariety of jobs in the Boston or Portland areas, but we have a lot.” Before an
Controversy over metal mining in Maine rekindled
Bangor Daily News / Posted 14 days ago
variety of jobs in the Boston or Portland areas, but we have a lot.” Before any mining operations or new jobs in the field can be created, however, the debate over the proposed regulations must first wind its way through the BEP and the Legislat... Read more
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The Addison County Independent
Hunters be aware: Please don't shoot collared bears& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the win
Hunters be aware: Please don't shoot collared bears
The Addison County Independent / Posted 15 days ago
& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the wind turbines affects local bears. This is the first wind energy development proposal within a national forest nationwide. The study will help inform future wind energy... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Businesssaid a wind turbine stands 78 meters tall and has a lifespan of about 25 years.
Business
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
said a wind turbine stands 78 meters tall and has a lifespan of about 25 years. The San Lorenzo wind farm is the first wind farm in the Visayas and the first wind energy project under the Renewable Energy Act of 2008 to have the ability... Read more
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The News & Observer
PolitiFact: Is North Carolina a top state for offshore wind?Carolina really is a top state for offshore wind farms. Rep. Duane Hall, a Dem
PolitiFact: Is North Carolina a top state for offshore wind?
The News & Observer / Posted 15 days ago
Carolina really is a top state for offshore wind farms. Rep. Duane Hall, a Democrat from Raleigh, saw that the country’s first wind farm was built last month and said North Carolina should be next, since it was “possibly the best place” in the... Read more
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Bennington Banner
News from Vt. Fish & Wildlife Department& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the win
News from Vt. Fish & Wildlife Department
Bennington Banner / Posted 17 days ago
& Wildlife Department is studying how the construction and operation of the wind turbines affects local bears. This is the first wind energy development proposal within a national forest nationwide. The study will help inform future wind energy... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Mendota Hills Wind Farm looks to improve efficiency, tax basein the past 5 years because of the depreciation in equipment value. The curren
Mendota Hills Wind Farm looks to improve efficiency, tax base
SaukValley.com / Posted 18 days ago
in the past 5 years because of the depreciation in equipment value. The current turbines, which make up the state's first wind farm, are operating at a deficit, with the largest cost being maintenance, Green said. "The main stress is the... Read more
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Daily Press
Isle of Wight's new administrator is no stranger to public officeissues that Isle of Wight County will face in the coming years. He said he hel
Isle of Wight's new administrator is no stranger to public office
Daily Press / Posted 19 days ago
issues that Isle of Wight County will face in the coming years. He said he helped facilitate the creation of the state's first wind farm, located between Perquimans and Pasquotank counties. The farm will go online by this December, according to a... Read more
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The Maui News
Panel meets to consider ways to reach Maui’s energy goalsprice, but oil prices can change and sometimes dip below renewable costs. Howev
Panel meets to consider ways to reach Maui’s energy goals
The Maui News / Posted 25 days ago
price, but oil prices can change and sometimes dip below renewable costs. However, she pointed out that when Maui's first wind farm debuted in 2006, state fuel prices were higher than average wind power rates. "While oil prices are low at... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Burnley’s Anderson delighted to be back at the Proact and targetting a 40-game stintrest of the season, is targetting a 40-game campaign in his second stint as a S
Burnley’s Anderson delighted to be back at the Proact and targetting a 40-game stint
Derbyshire Times / Posted 25 days ago
rest of the season, is targetting a 40-game campaign in his second stint as a Spireite. He’s delighted to be back. “I got first wind of it on Sunday, there were rumours of it happening and I was waiting until Wednesday hoping for it to be done as... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Area man cashes in on windproduces 30 megawatts of wind energy. Daniel is a retired Air Force Reserve an
Area man cashes in on wind
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 26 days ago
produces 30 megawatts of wind energy. Daniel is a retired Air Force Reserve and commercial airlines pilot who saw his first wind turbines while flying over Palm Springs, California. "Being Texans, we thought those were for watering the golf... Read more

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