LATEST NEWS ON WORLDWIDE RENEWABLE ENERGY

The renewables climate What is putting some countries ahead of others in the renewable-energy game? As Australia’s RET sits stalled at the curb, we ask Peter Cowling, GE’s general manager of renewable sales in the Asia Pacific region for his informed take. Who on this fast-warming, slow-cooking planet is getting it right? GEreports: What makes some […]

China’s nuclear giant grabs majority stake in Wales wind farms

State-owned China General Nuclear Power (CGN) is acquiring an 80% stake in three UK wind farms from French utility Electricite de France (EDF), in a deal worth about $157 million. The deal marks CGN’s first big acquisition of onshore wind generating capacity in the west and, according to the Chinese group, it will be the […]

5 facts you didn’t know about wind energy

Renewable technology is part of the changing energy landscape in Australia and New Zealand. In celebration of Global Wind Day we are sharing some of our favourite facts about wind turbine technology and its impact on Australia’s energy future. Wind Fact 1 Wind power now supplies 3.4% of Australia’s overall electricity needs, this is twice what it was […]

LARGEST WIND FARM IN THE WORLD READY TO BE COMMISSIONED

WORLDS LARGEST WIND FARM ALMOST READY TO GO ON LINE Bloomberg profiles the London Array Project, a US$2.6 billion wind farm that is ready to power half a million homes. Construction started four years ago in July 2009. The kick off ceremony was last week in Kent where Prime Minister David Cameron who lauded the […]

THE INSIDES OF A WIND TURBINE GENERATOR SHOWN IN THIS BVIDEO

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WORLDS LARGEST WIND FARM POWER GENERATION SYSTEM IS BEING CONSTRUCTED TO SUPPLY HALF A MILLION HOMES AS SHOWN IN THE VIDEO

WORLDS BIGGEST WIND FARM TO SUPPLY 500,000 HOMES UNDER WAY NOW. Bloomberg profiles the London Array Project, a US$2.6 billion wind farm that is ready to power half a million homes. Construction started four years ago in July 2009. The kick off ceremony was last week in Kent where Prime Minister David Cameron who lauded […]

WIND TURBINE ENERGY PROJECT GETS BOOST OF $200M INVESTMENT BY GOOGLE

GOOGLE INVESTS $200M INTO WIND TURBINE ENERGY IN TEXAS Like Warren Buffett who made a big investment in renewables just before the holidays, Google announced its own $200 million equity investment in a west Texas wind farm on Wednesday. “In late December, while most of us were busy wrapping presents, our Treasury team was tying […]

WIND ENERGY HOW TO [20] VIDEOS HERE TO WATCH

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WIND POWER GENERATION FOR STREET LIGHTING BY USE OF PLENTIFUL BAMBOO BLADES IN STH AMERICA

BAMBOO USED AS WIND TURBINE GENERATION BLADES Grid-powered street lighting is something that many of us take for granted, but there are parts of the world where electricity is a scarce resource and when the sun goes down, local pedestrian traffic in areas where public lighting is not abundant can all-but cease due to safety […]

WIND DRIVEN 164 FOOT SAILS FOR CARGO SHIPS

DAYS OF SAIL POWERED CARGO SHIPS MAY BE BACK WITH US ON A BIG SCALE “Using today’s technology, it’s possible to make big sails, and to control them automatically,” UT professor Kiyoshi Uzawa told DigInfo. “Also, navigation technology includes networked maritime information and weather forecasting, so ships like this can travel safely. Using wind energy, […]