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Blowing Horn harvests wind energy with a multi-rotor turbine

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Are you tired of seeing the same old giant wind turbines in a field or offshore? And do you worry about their impact on migrating birds?

Iran Blows Past Sanctions with Wind Energy

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Determined to stay its unpopular nuclear course , Iran is now turning to wind power and other renewable energy sources to blow past sanctions.

Where Does Your Wind Energy Come From and Is It Really ‘Green’?

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Renewable energy is an important part of our energy future. Does this need for more land create any risks for wildlife habitat?

Europe installed twice as much wind energy capacity in 2014 as coal and gas combined

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Across the 28 EU member states, the wind industry built a total of 11,791 MW to the European grid. The wind energy capacity increased by 3.8

Winflex Inflatable Turbines Prove Wind Energy Practical Anywhere

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Inflatable wind turbines are lighter and cheaper than heavy conventional ones. Winflex wind rotor.

Local Wind Energy Industry Emerges In Turkey

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Turkey has used wind energy for more than ten years now, but never from locally developed and produced wind turbines.

Wind Energy and Organic Farming Collide in Western Turkey

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The lines will connect new wind energy projects in Çe?me Protection of the environment is essential for wind farming activities.

New Firm Enters Turkey’s Rapidly Expanding Wind Energy Sector

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German wind turbine manufacturer Nordex will construct eleven 2.5 Elektrik Group’s first wind project. MW turbines for the Tektu?

Wind energy to be created using lamp-posts

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An IT company has joined forces with a green technology firm to develop wind turbines which attach to lamp-posts. Read more here

Save the Planet in 3 Simple Steps: A Common-Sense Mom’s Guide to Sustainability.

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This stuff isn’t just for hippies anymore. It’s becoming mainstream, and it needs to be.

Energy Storage Device For Offshore Wind Energy Tested

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Massive offshore wind projects are planned and expected to become commonplace across the globe. Environment Wind Power

What's Next: Clean solutions to store excess wind energy

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The hunt for sustainable energy has led us to interesting places. We now have a rising demand for solar systems, wind energy and biogas.

Offshore Wind Energy Could Power 14 Million American Homes If.

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Investing in offshore wind would result in huge payoffs: according to the Department of Energy, the U.S.

Wind Energy Project Moves Ahead in Nantucket

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Wind energy generation off the coast of Nantucket looks to be a reality after all. There has been a lot of push-bask on this project from wealthy New Englanders who had NIMBY attitude toward sustainable energy. renewable energy sustainability wind energy alternative energy Nantucket wind energy project sustainable energy

Study reveals 91 per cent rise in UK wind energy employment

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The findings are based on primary data collected from 253 companies with business activities in the wind and marine energy sectors. The report identifies 9,200 FTE employees as working in the large-scale wind energy industries in 2009/10. per cent. There is a clear link between sector activity and UK employment gains.

Study: Offshore Wind Energy Capable Of Powering East Coast

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According to the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, the United States has at least 4,150 gigawatts of potential wind energy along the coastlines.

A Different Perspective to Understand How Energy Impacts Biodiversity

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A wind farm in Texas. For biodiversity, there’s no escaping energy development. The State of the Science on Energy Development Impacts.

Eole’s double-duty turbines wick water from wind

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Energy Abu Dhabi Mussafah water wind energy Pull free, safe drinking water straight from the sky! Images from Eole Water.

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Energy Storage Super-capacitors Bottle Energy In New Breakthrough

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UCLA and Egyptian scientist accidentally find a new way to bottle stored energy. Here’s how it works: . And that could change everything.

How Does It Work: Wind Energy

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How Does It Work: Wind Energy. How does wind energy work? Wind Energy. How common is wind power.

Santa Clara CA Purchases 50 MW Of New Projects Wind Energy

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Iberdrola Renewables recently announced that it had sold 50 Megawatts to the City of Santa Clara Silicon Valley Power (SVP) from its Manzana Wind Power Project that is still under construction. The Purchase will supply the Santa Clara community with clean cost competitive energy whilst creating jobs. level in 2009 to 33% in 2020.

Study: Wind Energy To Prevent 34 Billion Tons Of Carbon Emissions By 2030

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Wind energy has become a clear component of the future of the renewable energy sector. Environment Wind Power

Trump May Spend Millions to Kill Scotland’s Wind Energy Plans

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Trump and his piggy bank are fighting a new battle - one that would seek to prevent Scotland from installing 11 wind turbines off the Aberdeenshire coast Read More. Causes Environment News Top News donald trump

How Can We Make Energy Security Sustainable?

Nature Conservancy - Science

Meeting energy development needs will require that we convert land from current uses. Photo: Mark Godfrey/TNC.

3000 Foot Downdraft Energy Tower Planned by Israeli Professors on Mexico-US Border

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Can the Energy Tower slated for US Mexico border create clean power and mitigate climate change? Energy Towers might just work.

Obama’s First Offshore Wind Energy Strategy

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Early this week, two members of the Obama cabinet announced an offshore wind energy strategy that includes releasing more than fifty million dollars for offshore wind energy research as well as a plan to fast-track approval of wind farms in wind energy zones.

How Vertical Wind Systems can Help Overcome Wind Energy Challenges

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Learn how vertical wind systems can help improve our wind energy capacity. The post How Vertical Wind Systems can Help Overcome Wind Energy Challenges appeared first on Green Living Ideas. Sponsored Posts off grid renewable energy turbines vertical wind systems Wind Energy wind power

Results Positive for AWEA Wind Energy Survey

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The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has announced the results of a national survey of the public opinion of wind energy. Conducted in March, the results conclude that there is generally a clear support for wind energy as well as public support for new projects. .

IRENA says: it’s not too late to turn to renewables

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A convergence of social, economic and environmental forces are transforming the global energy system as we know it. What energies to we need?

Fracking Sucks! Waylon Lewis talks with Josh Fox of Gasland fame.

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Walk the Talk Show with Waylon Lewis: One Take: In the Moment with Josh Fox. Fracking is not a hippie liberal environmentalist issue.

France Says “Oui” to Masdar Renewables Deal

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In also underscores existing cooperation on the Global Atlas of Renewable Energy. “We have developed trust,” he said.

Saphonian Blade-less Wind Turbines Save Birds and Energy

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Tunis-based Saphon Energy has been working on their revolutionary new wind-energy generating prototype for the last two years.

Now that’s huge! Record-breaking wind turbine being built by Siemens

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German manufactuer Siemens have constructed off-shore wind turbines with record-breaking rotors. Well it’s simple really.

Schools selected for wind energy project

Green (Living) Review

wind turbine as part of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory's Wind for Schools initiative. Read on: [link

Britain must do more to secure wind energy jobs

Green (Living) Review

by Michael Smith (Veshengro) Britain, as a nation, is punching well below its weight when it comes to offshore wind, risking missing legally-binding targets and the opportunity to secure tens of thousands of jobs. Wind can provide clean, sustainable energy, while attracting investment and creating employment.

EIB FUNDS FOR SOUND WIND ENERGY PROJECTS

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The funds are aimed specifically at wind farms with planning permission. Maria McCaffery, BWEA Chief Executive, said: “Wind energy has never been a risky investment. In fact, wind farms in the UK have never defaulted on their loans.

Hidden Costs of Constructing Wind Farms in Turkey Include Many New Roads

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Even main roads sometimes need to be rebuilt, because the trucks bringing the wind turbine equipment cannot maneuver sharp curves.

A WEEK TO CELEBRATE WIND ENERGY

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BWEA announces list of projects to open for annual celebration by Michael Smith (Veshengro) BWEA, UK ’s leading renewable energy association, has released the list of wind farms opening for the UK’s Wind Week 2009. Polls consistently show strong support for further wind energy deployment in the UK.

Solar and Wind Energy Start to Win on Price vs. Conventional Fuels

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environment green living renewable energy That day appears to be dawning. Read more: [link].