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There’s enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say

There’s enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say New research published on Monday finds there is so much wind energy potential over oceans that it could theoretically be used to generate “civilization scale power” — assuming, that is, that we are willing to cover enormous stretches of the sea with … Continue reading There’s enough wind energy over the oceans to power human civilization, scientists say

Falling Costs in Wind Energy Brings a Remarkable Impact Along With New Challenges

Falling Costs in Wind Energy Brings a Remarkable Impact Along With New Challenges Wind Energy is one of the great sources of electricity in this current era and is highly rational with zero utility executives. Currently, Wind Power is in highly competitive position and offering coming with a great reasonable price than other energy resources. … Continue reading Falling Costs in Wind Energy Brings a Remarkable Impact Along With New Challenges

Investors pour $1.5bn into #Australian solar and wind energy in Q2

Investors pour $1.5bn into Australian solar and wind energy in Q2 Australia has recorded a significant “bounce-back” in renewable energy investment in the second quarter of 2017, with $1.5 billion poured into big solar and wind projects from April to June, a 77 per cent year-on-year increase. The Australian up-tick in investment is one of … Continue reading Investors pour $1.5bn into #Australian solar and wind energy in Q2

#Nebraska Sails Past 1K Megawatts of Wind – Energy Capacity

Nebraska Sails Past 1K Megawatts of Wind-Energy Capacity LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — With the raising of a 400-megawatt wind farm in the state, Nebraska has sailed past 1,000 megawatts — or 1 gigawatt — of wind-generated capacity. Nebraska’s turbines provide over 1,300 megawatts of capacity with more on the way, looking to take advantage of … Continue reading #Nebraska Sails Past 1K Megawatts of Wind – Energy Capacity

Wind energy has pros and cons, but could benefit Wyoming, professor says

Wind energy has pros and cons, but could benefit Wyoming, professor says Wyoming wind could power all of California at peak demand five times over, but allowing companies to develop wind fleets in the Cowboy State is a contentious topic. Exchanging a scene of sagebrush on a pale horizon for a viewscape of turbine blades … Continue reading Wind energy has pros and cons, but could benefit Wyoming, professor says

#Westar_Energy, #NextEra_Energy open two #Kansas wind energy centers

Westar Energy, NextEra Energy open two Kansas wind energy centers State and local leaders and landowners joined executives from NextEra Energy Resources and Westar Energy to celebrate the commissioning of the Kingman and Ninnescah Wind Energy Centers, which has created hundreds of construction jobs as well as millions of dollars in economic benefits to the … Continue reading #Westar_Energy, #NextEra_Energy open two #Kansas wind energy centers