With the Lone Star state now supplying 20% of all wind generating capacity in United States, some Texas politicians are calling for an end to some state subsidies that now support the booming industry....More
A report in the Midland Daily News says Dow Chemical’s energy business recently signed a long-term agreement with a new wind farm, currently under development in South Texas by a subsidiary of Bordas Wind Energy, a joint venture between MAP and Enerverse. The report said:...More
Whether you are fascinated by wind turbines and the wind industry or write it off as just outsized hobby for greenies or a government- financed boondoggle, you have to admit that the sheer scale of them is pretty amazing. Kudos to the photographers who shot the pictures of the wind turbines in this photo gallery.
Google says it will be purchasing enough local wind energy from the Altamont Pass wind farm to offset the annual electrical consumption of its North Bayshore headquarters in Mountain View, Calif....More
Siemens announces that it will supply 21 wind turbines to NJR Clean Energy Ventures (NJRCEV), a subsidiary of New Jersey Resources (NJR), for the 48MW Alexander wind project, located in Rush, Kansas....More
The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C. says a new poll by Gotham Research Group found that wide majorities of Republicans, Democrats and Independents support keeping the Production Tax Credit so investment in wind energy can continue....More
The North American electrical wholesaling industry is being rocked by mergers & acquisitions, advances in technology, new competition from offshore and an uncertain economy. In this 60-minute webinar, Electrical Wholesaling Chief Editor Jim Lucy will discuss the changes in the electrical market now having the most impact on electrical distributors, electrical manufacturers and independent manufacturers’ reps....More