web analytics
Home News Archive for category "Wind Energy"
formats

New Canadian Headquarters for West Wind Reinforcing

Global Wind Farm development is certainly on the rise. It was reported that the amount of wind energy installed around the world rose by over 12% in 2013. Canada recorded exceptionally strong growth in 2013 with a record of close to 1,600 MW of new wind energy capacity installed, placing it 5th globally. Currently ranked 9th

(More)…

formats

A Peek Into The Astonishing Future Of Wind Power

Published on March 19, 2014, by in Wind Energy.

“What if you could scoop the air? Scoop it and move it downward, amplifying its kinetic energy along the way, concentrate it to a single point of intensity, the way a magnifying glass concentrates sunlight to a single incendiary point?” Dr. Daryoush Allaei, an engineer and founder of Sheerwind, an innovative wind power company, is

(More)…

formats

Wind Energy is Clean, Efficient

Published on March 14, 2014, by in News, Wind Energy.

From the Pacific Coast to the Texas panhandle to the Atlantic Ocean, wind power is on the rise in the United States, producing an increasing share of our electricity with minimal impact on the environment. Just a decade ago, wind energy was a trivial part of the nation’s electricity picture. Today, wind energy is the

(More)…

formats

West Coast’s First Off-Shore Wind Farm, to be in Oregon

Published on March 13, 2014, by in News, Wind Energy.

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — A Seattle company is being given the green light to develop plans to build the West Coast’s first offshore wind energy farm — five floating turbines off Oregon’s Coos Bay, federal and state officials said Wednesday. The 30-megawatt pilot project was announced at a press conference by Gov. John Kitzhaber, U.S.

(More)…

© West Wind Blog