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American Wind Energy Association Statement on Biden Climate Plan

The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) issued the following statement supporting the Biden campaign's climate and clean energy plan:  "We strongly applaud the Biden campaign for taking an ambitious, comprehensive approach to climate...

Colossal Six Months for Offshore Wind Support Renewable Energy Investment in First Half of 2020

Renewable energy capacity investment showed great resilience in the first half of 2020, in the face of the unprecedented economic shock caused by the coronavirus, according to the latest figures from research company BloombergNEF (BNEF). The...

Clir Renewables Expands Market Presence in Spain with New Senior Appointment

Clir Renewables, provider of industry leading performance assessment software for renewable energy, has announced the appointment of Javier Pérez Alonso, formerly of LM Wind Power (GE Renewables), Shell and Centrica as Senior Business Development...

Roadstar Million Mile Safe Driver Bobby Jordan Wins Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway

Landstar System, Inc. has announced the winner of the 2020 Landstar All-Star Truck Giveaway sponsored by Pilot Flying J. Landstar Million Mile Safe Driver and Roadstar Bobby Jordan of Soso, Mississippi, was the lucky winner of a 2020...

GE Consortium to Build State-of-the-Art HVDC System for RWE Sofia Offshore Wind Farm

RWE has moved a step closer to the realization of its 1.4 gigawatt (GW) Sofia Offshore Wind Farm with the selection of the preferred suppliers for the project’s high voltage direct current (HVDC) electrical transmission system.  A...

CGN Wind Power Joins Global Wind Organisation

CGN Wind Power has joined Global Wind Organisation, accelerating the industry’s global effort to strive towards an injury free working environment.  With over thousands of employees in China, 14.32GW of wind energy...

Ørsted and TSMC Sign the World's Largest Renewables Corporate Power Purchase Agreement

Ørsted and Taiwan-based TSMC have signed a corporate power purchase agreement (CPPA). TSMC will offtake the full production from Ørsted's 920MW Greater Changhua 2b & 4 offshore wind farm, making it the largest-ever contract of its kind within...

Iberdrola Enters Texas Market, Offers Residents Affordable Wind Energy

Iberdrola Texas announced its entrance into the Texas marketplace, offering customers a more affordable, renewable energy option that’s 100% sourced within the state. Texas is the number one state for wind production in the U.S., and Iberdrola’s...

Optomec Offers ROI Assessment for Automated Turbine Blade Repair

Optomec -- a leading, privately-held global supplier of production-grade additive manufacturing solutions, announced a new tool that calculates the payback of automated laser cladding equipment for gas turbine maintenance and repair operations...

ALL Family of Companies Named a Load King Cranes Authorized Service Center

Load King, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Custom Truck One Source (Custom Truck), has named The ALL Family of Companies (ALL) an Authorized Service Center for Load King Cranes. The announcement is effective immediately. With...

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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

In their efforts to create energy from wind, turbine blades also affect the very airflow they attempt to capture....

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...

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...

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...

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