Wind http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Gexpro Launches Battery Energy Storage Solution Offering http://ewweb.com/news-watch/gexpro-launches-battery-energy-storage-solution-offering <div class="node-body article-body">The Gexpro subsidiary of Rexel will offer a battery energy storage solution (BESS) to commercial and industrial customers. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/news-watch/gexpro-launches-battery-energy-storage-solution-offering" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/news-watch/gexpro-launches-battery-energy-storage-solution-offering#comments Solar News Watch Wind battery storage Sun, 03 May 2015 02:02:00 +0000 24481 at http://ewweb.com AWEA says a Wind Rush is Underway http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-says-wind-rush-underway <div class="node-body article-body">The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C., says new turbines with bigger blades are making wind an economical energy choice in more areas of the United States. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-says-wind-rush-underway" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-says-wind-rush-underway#comments Wind AWEA wind Thu, 09 Apr 2015 21:17:00 +0000 24291 at http://ewweb.com Photo credits: Vestas Dallas Morning News: Texas to End Wind Subsidies? http://ewweb.com/wind/dallas-morning-news-texas-end-wind-subsidies <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/dallas-morning-news-texas-end-wind-subsidies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/dallas-morning-news-texas-end-wind-subsidies#comments Wind AWEA Texas wind Thu, 26 Mar 2015 15:04:00 +0000 23871 at http://ewweb.com <p><i>The Dallas Morning News</i> article said that Texas has already passed its 2025 goal for wind generation five years ago and now counts 12,800 megawatts of wind power -- often more than a quarter of the electricity on its grid.</p> Photo credit: American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Obama Administration Says Wind Could Supply 35% of All Electricity by 2050 http://ewweb.com/wind/obama-administration-says-wind-could-supply-35-all-electricity-2050 <div class="node-body article-body">The Obama administration is setting higher goals for wind power, saying it could supply 35% of the nation's electricity by the year 2050, according to this USA Today report.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/obama-administration-says-wind-could-supply-35-all-electricity-2050" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/obama-administration-says-wind-could-supply-35-all-electricity-2050#comments Wind AWEA wind Mon, 16 Mar 2015 20:22:00 +0000 23581 at http://ewweb.com Photo credits: REMA Dow Chemical Inks Deal with Wind Farm to Provide 200MW for Texas Facility http://ewweb.com/wind/dow-chemical-inks-deal-wind-farm-provide-200mw-texas-facility <div class="field-byline"> Midland Daily News </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>A <a href="http://www.ourmidland.com/news/dow-to-power-manufacturing-site-with-wind-energy/article_a6be9bce-cbe2-11e4-9da0-6bfd1cb93acd.html">report in the <em>Midland Daily News</em></a> says Dow Chemical&rsquo;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:</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/dow-chemical-inks-deal-wind-farm-provide-200mw-texas-facility" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/dow-chemical-inks-deal-wind-farm-provide-200mw-texas-facility#comments Wind AWEA Dow Chemical wind Mon, 16 Mar 2015 19:55:00 +0000 23571 at http://ewweb.com The Beauty of Wind: Our 10 All-Time Favorite Photos of Wind Turbines http://ewweb.com/wind/beauty-wind-our-10-all-time-favorite-photos-wind-turbines <div class="node-body gallery-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/beauty-wind-our-10-all-time-favorite-photos-wind-turbines" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/beauty-wind-our-10-all-time-favorite-photos-wind-turbines#comments Wind American Wind Energy Association AWEA EPA GE Siemens wind Tue, 03 Mar 2015 23:20:00 +0000 23301 at http://ewweb.com Google Inks Deal to Get Wind Power from Historic Altamont Pass Wind Farm http://ewweb.com/wind/google-inks-deal-get-wind-power-historic-altamont-pass-wind-farm <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/google-inks-deal-get-wind-power-historic-altamont-pass-wind-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/google-inks-deal-get-wind-power-historic-altamont-pass-wind-farm#comments Wind Google wind Fri, 20 Feb 2015 16:25:00 +0000 22991 at http://ewweb.com Photo credit: Google Green Blog Siemens to Supply Kansas Wind Farm http://ewweb.com/wind/siemens-supply-kansas-wind-farm <div class="node-body article-body">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.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/siemens-supply-kansas-wind-farm" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/siemens-supply-kansas-wind-farm#comments Wind Siemens wind Mon, 02 Feb 2015 21:32:00 +0000 22611 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 16px; line-height: 20px;">NJR Clean Energy Ventures has ordered 21 units of the type Siemens SWT-2.3-108.</span></p> Siemens Energy Denmark Blows Away Wind Power Record http://ewweb.com/wind/denmark-blows-away-wind-power-record <div class="field-byline"> www.windpowermonthly.com </div> <div class="node-body article-body">According to this report at <a href="http://www.windpowermonthly.com" title="www.windpowermonthly.com">www.windpowermonthly.com</a>, December was the first month that Denmark got more than 50% of its electric power for an entire month. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/denmark-blows-away-wind-power-record" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/denmark-blows-away-wind-power-record#comments Wind denmark wind Mon, 19 Jan 2015 23:13:00 +0000 22321 at http://ewweb.com <p><span style="font-size: 15.5555562973022px; line-height: 20px;">The Danish government has a target of generating 50% of its energy from wind by 2020.</span></p> Siemens South Dakota Wind Farm to Power 5,000 Homes http://ewweb.com/wind/south-dakota-wind-farm-power-5000-homes <div class="node-body article-body">A parcel of land in Clark County, S.D., will soon serve as a wind farm providing enough electricity to power approximately 5,000 homes in the region for a year.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/south-dakota-wind-farm-power-5000-homes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/south-dakota-wind-farm-power-5000-homes#comments Wind ConEd Solutions SD South Dakota wind Tue, 06 Jan 2015 15:36:00 +0000 22121 at http://ewweb.com Photo credit: GE Energy