Wind http://ewweb.com/taxonomy/term/7397/more en Vestas and Siemens Lead in Wind Turbine Production at Mid-Year http://ewweb.com/wind/vestas-and-siemens-lead-wind-turbine-production-mid-year <div class="node-body article-body">Global wind turbine orders from 11 vendors in 29 countries totaled 13,477 MW in 1H 2016, according to a post at <a href="http://www.navigantresearch.com" title="www.navigantresearch.com">www.navigantresearch.com</a>. Vestas jumped ahead of Siemens in this second edition of Navigant’s Wind Order Turbine Tracker to lead all vendors in turbine orders received with 3,528 MW in capacity.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/vestas-and-siemens-lead-wind-turbine-production-mid-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/vestas-and-siemens-lead-wind-turbine-production-mid-year#comments Wind Green Market GE Siemens Vestas wind Mon, 26 Sep 2016 20:26:00 +0000 36501 at http://ewweb.com Image credit: Vestas Google Buys Entire Production of Wind Farms in Norway and Sweden to Power Data Centers http://ewweb.com/wind/google-buys-entire-production-wind-farms-norway-and-sweden-power-data-centers <div class="node-body article-body">Google continues to make news with its plans to eventually run its operations 100% from clean energy. According to its Google Green Blog, last year it purchased 942MW of addition renewable power. The company recently announced it's purchasing 236MW from two Scandinavian wind farms.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/google-buys-entire-production-wind-farms-norway-and-sweden-power-data-centers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/google-buys-entire-production-wind-farms-norway-and-sweden-power-data-centers#comments Wind AWEA Google wind Tue, 12 Jul 2016 14:27:00 +0000 35401 at http://ewweb.com Photo credit: American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) AWEA Working with Nordic Countries to Puts Offshore Wind http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-working-nordic-countries-puts-offshore-wind <div class="node-body article-body">The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C., recently&nbsp;hailed progress by American agencies in working with their Scandinavian counterparts to expedite the development of offshore wind in this country.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-working-nordic-countries-puts-offshore-wind" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-working-nordic-countries-puts-offshore-wind#comments Wind Tue, 24 May 2016 19:27:00 +0000 33771 at http://ewweb.com Dong Energy Energy Storage Market Grew Like Crazy in 2015 http://ewweb.com/solar/energy-storage-market-grew-crazy-2015 <div class="node-body article-body"><p>The U.S. energy storage market grew 243% in 2015, according to a <a href="http://www.seia.org/blog/storageishere-solar-storage-has-only-started-hit-its-stride">recent report by GTM Research and the Energy Storage Association (ESA), Washington, D.C.</a>&nbsp;In fact, there was more energy storage capacity deployed in just one quarter of 2015 (112 megawatts) than in 2013 and 2014 combined (106 megawatts), says the report.</p></div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/solar/energy-storage-market-grew-crazy-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/solar/energy-storage-market-grew-crazy-2015#comments Solar Wind Tue, 05 Apr 2016 14:43:00 +0000 32041 at http://ewweb.com S&C Electric/T&D World Texas Businessman Sentenced to 15 Years for Bilking Investors in Fraudulent Wind Farm Scheme http://ewweb.com/wind/texas-businessman-sentenced-15-years-bilking-investors-fraudulent-wind-farm-scheme <div class="node-body article-body">The FBI posted a warning to investors about renewable energy projects with too-good-to-be-true returns and said last month David Lyman Spalding, a Texas businessman, was sentenced to 15 years in prison and ordered to pay more than $3.3 million in restitution to his victims for concocting a fraudulent wind farm scheme.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/texas-businessman-sentenced-15-years-bilking-investors-fraudulent-wind-farm-scheme" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/texas-businessman-sentenced-15-years-bilking-investors-fraudulent-wind-farm-scheme#comments Wind AWEA wind Mon, 04 Apr 2016 20:43:00 +0000 31961 at http://ewweb.com GE to Evaluate Renewable Integration and Energy Storage Possibilities in India http://ewweb.com/wind/ge-evaluate-renewable-integration-and-energy-storage-possibilities-india <div class="node-body article-body">GE says its Energy Consulting business has been chosen by IL&FS Energy Development Co. Ltd. (IL&FS Energy) to examine the feasibility of integrated wind, solar and energy storage projects at its sites in Ramagiri (Andhra Pradesh) and Nana Layja (Gujarat), India. GE expects to complete the project this summer.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/ge-evaluate-renewable-integration-and-energy-storage-possibilities-india" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/ge-evaluate-renewable-integration-and-energy-storage-possibilities-india#comments Solar Wind distributed energy GE solar wind Wed, 02 Mar 2016 15:51:00 +0000 31311 at http://ewweb.com New Wind Energy Generation Capacity Tops All Energy Sources in 2015 http://ewweb.com/wind/new-wind-energy-generation-capacity-tops-all-energy-sources-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">Wind energy installed more electric generating capacity last year than any other energy source in America, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/new-wind-energy-generation-capacity-tops-all-energy-sources-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/new-wind-energy-generation-capacity-tops-all-energy-sources-2015#comments Wind AWEA wind Tue, 23 Feb 2016 17:09:00 +0000 31071 at http://ewweb.com Image source: Vestas AWEA Say U.S. Wind Power Increases 77% in 2015 http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-say-us-wind-power-increases-77-2015 <div class="node-body article-body">The American wind industry installed 5,001 megawatts (MW) during the fourth quarter of 2015, more installations than in all of 2014, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Washington, D.C.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-say-us-wind-power-increases-77-2015" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/awea-say-us-wind-power-increases-77-2015#comments Wind AWEA wind Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:36:00 +0000 30591 at http://ewweb.com GE Energy State Governors Working Together to Promote Wind & Solar http://ewweb.com/wind/state-governors-working-together-promote-wind-solar <div class="node-body article-body">After seven years of promoting the benefits of adding wind energy to the U.S. electricity mix, the Governors’ Wind Energy Coalition recently announced it will pair its advocacy work for wind with work for solar energy as well.</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/state-governors-working-together-promote-wind-solar" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/state-governors-working-together-promote-wind-solar#comments Solar Wind AWEA photovoltaics solar wind PV Tue, 26 Jan 2016 19:00:00 +0000 29901 at http://ewweb.com GE American Wind Power Breezes Past 70-Gigawatt Milestone http://ewweb.com/wind/american-wind-power-breezes-past-70-gigawatt-milestone <div class="node-body article-body">American wind power just passed the 70 gigawatt (GW) mark, meaning enough wind turbine capacity is now installed to supply over 19 million typical American homes with low-cost electricity, according to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)</div> <p><a href="http://ewweb.com/wind/american-wind-power-breezes-past-70-gigawatt-milestone" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ewweb.com/wind/american-wind-power-breezes-past-70-gigawatt-milestone#comments Wind American Wind Energy Association AWEA wind Tue, 22 Dec 2015 04:12:00 +0000 28501 at http://ewweb.com