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The Hill
Rhode Island may pave way for Obama wind energy boomearlier than the final months of the administration. The Cape Wind project off
Rhode Island may pave way for Obama wind energy boom
The Hill / Posted 4 days ago
earlier than the final months of the administration. The Cape Wind project off Massachusetts was long expected to be the first wind farm. But it got tied up for more than a decade in permitting and litigation fights, fueled in part by Bill Koch,... Read more
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Boston Globe
America’s first offshore wind farm may power up a new industrybuilt offshore oil structures see wind power in the Northeast as a potential ne
America’s first offshore wind farm may power up a new industry
Boston Globe / Posted 5 days ago
built offshore oil structures see wind power in the Northeast as a potential new market. For now, the construction of the first wind farm off an American coast sends a simple message to governments, investors and citizens: It can be... Read more
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Fortune
The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Hit This Milestonefarms either operating or under construction in the seas around 11 countries in
The World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm Just Hit This Milestone
Fortune / Posted 11 days ago
farms either operating or under construction in the seas around 11 countries in the continent. Earlier this month, the first wind turbines were installed offshore of Block Island, Rhode Island at the Block Island Wind Farm. This is the first... Read more
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Fortune
This Is Where the First U.S. Offshore Wind Turbines Were Just InstalledThe first wind turbines to be installed off the coasts of the United States wer
This Is Where the First U.S. Offshore Wind Turbines Were Just Installed
Fortune / Posted 20 days ago
The first wind turbines to be installed off the coasts of the United States were constructed over the past few days about three miles offshore of Block Island, Rhode Island. While wind farms have been built all over the U.S. on land, the market for... Read more
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Swissinfo
Wind farm gets new turbinesblades was carefully transported through the town of La Ferriere – a tight fit
Wind farm gets new turbines
Swissinfo / Posted 24 days ago
blades was carefully transported through the town of La Ferriere – a tight fit for the 55-metre-long blade. Switzerland’s first wind energy plant came into operation in 1986. In addition to Mont Crosin in canton Bern, other large facilities are in... Read more
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PhysOrg
Aladin wind probe ready for Aeolusatmospheric dynamics, but will also provide much-needed information to improve
Aladin wind probe ready for Aeolus
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
atmospheric dynamics, but will also provide much-needed information to improve weather forecasts. The satellite carries the first wind lidar in space, which can probe the lowermost 30 km of the atmosphere to provide profiles of wind, aerosols and... Read more
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New Kerala
Tata Power's South African wind farm starts commercial operations - newkerala.com #97544joint venture, has started commercial operations there of its 134 MW wind farm
Tata Power's South African wind farm starts commercial operations - newkerala.com #97544
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
joint venture, has started commercial operations there of its 134 MW wind farm project, which is also the Indian firm's first wind project outside India. "Cennergi (Pty) Ltd, Tata Power's 50:50 joint venture with Exxaro Resources in South... Read more
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New Kerala
Tata Power's African JV, Cennergi (Pty) Ltd., achieves commercial operations of its 134 MW wind farm - newkerala.com #97492resulted in Cennergi becoming preferred bidder for two wind projects. The commi
Tata Power's African JV, Cennergi (Pty) Ltd., achieves commercial operations of its 134 MW wind farm - newkerala.com #97492
New Kerala / Posted 30 days ago
resulted in Cennergi becoming preferred bidder for two wind projects. The commissioning of Amakhala Wind farm, Tata Powers first wind project outside India, marks the companys continued progress on its objectives of enhancing non-fossil based... Read more
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CNBC
Could this be the cleanest, friendliest place to live in the world?"The first wind turbine… was put up in 1989 as a brand new machine, and it gene
Could this be the cleanest, friendliest place to live in the world?
CNBC / Posted a month ago
"The first wind turbine… was put up in 1989 as a brand new machine, and it generates 75 kilowatts," Duncan Easter, project manager at Findhorn Wind Park Ltd., said. "At the time, most of that power was being used in the community and that allowed us... Read more

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