Tuesday, October 15, 2019

Wind Power

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Denmark has broken a benchmark in wind energy with its large prototype wind turbine that can generate around 216,000 kWh of power in 24 hours.In late 2016, MHI Vestas Offshore Wind revealed the 9mW prototype, called the V164-8.0 MW....
People in Long Island, New York celebrated after the Long Island Power Authority (LIPA) approved plans for an offshore wind energy project that is stated to be the largest of its kind in the US as of yet.Upon completion,...
According to an industry report by the Offshore Wind Programme Board (OWPB), offshore wind power costs in the UK played around $121 per MWh in 2016, representing a 32% drop from four years ago.The OWPB report indicates that the...
According to the US Department of Energy (DOE), jobs in the country’s wind energy sector have already exceeded 100,000, a number that is higher than that at coal, nuclear, hydroelectric, and natural gas power plants.These jobs can be found...
Saudi Arabia will start issuing tenders for a huge renewable energy program, specifically for solar and wind power, which contemplates an investment worth $30-50 billion, according to the country’s oil minister, Khalid al-Falih.Unveiling more of his previously announced ambition...
People in the Netherlands can now travel by train that is entirely powered by wind energy, according to the national rail operator Nederlandse Spoorwegen (NS).In its announcement, NS stated that all of its passenger trains are already powered by...