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Vail Resorts Announces Long-Term Wind Energy Contract and Plan to Eliminate Conventional Single-Use Dining Plastics in its 'Commitment to Zero'

Vail Resorts, Inc. (NYSE: MTN) took major steps in its 'Commitment to Zero,' as the Company announced a long-term wind energy contract to...

Manitowoc Updates its Free Diagnostic Mobile App for Grove and National Crane

Manitowoc Cranes smartphone app that helps customers to diagnose technical issues on their cranes has been updated. The free app enables users to understand the numeric diagnostic codes that are generated by their on-board control...

WindGuard Aeroacoustic Wind Tunnel in Bremerhaven Celebrates 10 Year Anniversary

This year Deutsche WindGuard’s large scale aeroacoustic wind tunnel in Bremerhaven celebrates its tenth anniversary. “When the wind industry became established in the early 2000s, it became apparent that noise emission was an issue with rotor...

China Maintains Emerging Markets Top Spot Following 19.7GW Build Boom, says A Word About Wind

Wind industry intelligence service A Word About Wind has launched its Emerging Markets Attractiveness Index report for 2018, which provides insight and analysis into the most attractive emerging markets for wind companies. The index, now in its...

Marine Coordination Services B.V Contracted for Merkur Offshore wind Farm

Marine Coordination Services BV, based in Joure, will play a part in the commissioning phase of the Merkur Offshore wind farm, one of the largest wind turbine parks in Germany. Hamburg-based Merkur Offshore GmbH entrusts the Dutch specialist company...

US Offshore Wind Market Handbook Helps Investors Navigate Technical and Regulatory Issues

Atkins, a member of the SNC-Lavalin Group, and global law firm K&L Gates LLP recently released an Offshore Wind Market Handbook to help guide investors through technical and regulatory issues in the emerging US offshore wind market....

Scout Clean Energy Secures Permits for US$150 Million Wind Farm in Indiana

Scout Clean Energy ("Scout"), a Colorado based renewable energy developer and portfolio company of Quinbrook Infrastructure Partners ("Quinbrook"), announced the successful completion of all local permitting approvals for the 130 megawatt...

Ørsted Completes Acquisition of Deepwater Wind

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Lafarge Paulding Cement Plant Becomes the First LafargeHolcim Operation in North America to Harness Wind Energy

LafargeHolcim announced plans to build three wind turbines to help power its cement plant in Paulding, Ohio. Adding the turbines is part of the company’s commitment to improving manufacturing operations, controlling costs and operating...

Energy Vault Announces Commercial Availability of Transformative Utility-Scale Energy Storage Technology Yielding Unprecedented Economic Benefits to Global Energy Providers

Energy Vault, an Idealab company that creates renewable energy storage products, announced the commercial availability of its groundbreaking solution. Based on the principles that underpin traditional gravity-based pumped hydro plants, the...

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New DNV Guidance on Wind Power Projects

NV has published a new Recommended Practice document that provides the wind power industry with in-depth knowledge...

The Wake Effect: Impacting turbine siting agreements

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Sany Electric Commissions First Wind Turbines in Texas

Sany Electric commissioned its first five 2MW wind turbines in the United States. There was a short ceremony at the...

New Tools to Determine Wind Energy & Solar Power Potential on Contaminated Lands

The US Environmental Protection Agency and the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory...

US Forest Service Issues Final Agency Guidance for Wind Energy Special Use Authorizations

Nearly five years after issuing its draft directives, on August 4th, 2011, the U.S. Forest Service (“Forest...

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