Tag: wind energy
The Wyoming Public Service Commission approved PacifiCorp moving ahead with a significant wind and transmission expansion plan that would add enough new wind energy to power more than 400,000 average homes by 2020.
The United States could reliably meet about 80 percent of its electricity demand with solar and wind power generation, according to scientists at the University of California, Irvine; the California Institute of Technology; and the Carnegie Institution for Science.
MidAmerican Energy Company plans to build a new wind farm in Poweshiek County. This is the third site in Iowa selected for construction as part of the Wind XI project.
Ameren Missouri announced a plan to dramatically increase the amount of wind and solar generation to provide cost-effective and sustainable energy for its customers.
The Energy Department released three wind market reports demonstrating continued growth in wind energy nationwide.
Deepwater Wind unveiled plans for its newest project off the American coast: Revolution Wind, a utility-scale offshore wind farm paired with an energy storage system.
American Electric Power announced a major clean energy project, Wind Catcher Energy Connection, that will provide nearly 9 million megawatt-hours of new wind energy annually to its customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Oklahoma and Texas.
Leading wind measurement experts gathered in London claimed that LiDARs have been replacing met masts to become the sole wind measurement tool used for offshore resource assessment and power curve verification purposes.
The Bureau of Land Management issued a Finding of No New Significant Impacts and a Decision Record after completing the second of two site-specific Environmental Assessments covering Phase I of the Chokecherry and Sierra Madre (CCSM) Wind Energy Project.