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Improving wind power for energy production

May 22, 2019

Scientists have released the first of several reports with findings that could help officials manage wind power facilities…
Study shows value of sharing energy – including wind and solar – across America’s grids

May 6, 2019

As the sun drops on another busy day in America, arrows on a map of the country point…
Wind turbines to venture out into the deep sea

April 25, 2019

Floating offshore wind turbines are gaining ground. A new Danish project aims to make it cheaper and easier…
More than 80% of Idaho’s in-state electricity generation comes from renewables

April 10, 2019

More than 80% of Idaho’s in-state utility-scale electricity generation came from renewable resources in 2018, the second-largest share…
More than 60% of electric generating capacity installed in 2018 was fueled by natural gas

March 13, 2019

Based on EIA’s December 2018 monthly electric generator inventory of utility-scale generation, 31.3 gigawatts (GW) of generating capacity were added…
Climate Change Inspires Smart Changes to the UK’s Energy Strategy

March 12, 2019

Climate change is a controversial subject for many people. On one side, there are some scientists and lay…
DNV GL issues landmark study of R&D pathways for supersized wind turbine blades

March 8, 2019

DNV GL today released an in-depth study, commissioned by the U.S. Department of Energy’s Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory,…
Perceptions play big role in how residents feel about wind energy

February 13, 2019

When local residents feel the planning process for building wind turbines is fair and open, their perceptions of…
Research Finds Recreationists Support Offshore Wind Energy Development

December 20, 2018

From boat enthusiasts to anglers, researchers at the University of New Hampshire have found surprisingly widespread support for…
Fine-tuning renewables could help Texas balance energy resources

December 6, 2018

Timing and placement of wind and solar power facilities are critical factors for Texas electricity providers that juggle…
Wind Farm Performance-Prediction and Optimization Spotlight

September 13, 2018

Stanford scientists combine approaches to overhaul wind farms.  The U.S. wind industry is growing—up nearly 9 percent in…
PURPA-qualifying capacity increases, but it’s still a small portion of added renewables

August 23, 2018

Between 2008 and 2017, more than 103 gigawatts (GW) of renewable generating capacity entered service in the United…
Tax credits and solar tariffs affect timing of projected renewable power plant deployment

May 16, 2018

The timing and magnitude of adding wind- and solar-powered electricity generators to the U.S. grid are sensitive to…
Stanford researchers have developed a water-based battery to store solar and wind energy

May 9, 2018

Stanford researchers have developed a water-based battery that could provide a cheap way to store wind or solar…
New control strategy helps reap maximum power from wind farms

May 2, 2018

Every two and a half hours, a new wind turbine rises in the U.S. In 2016, wind provided 5.6 percent…
First 3-D printed wind-blade mold, energy-saving nanoparticles earn Sandia national awards

April 26, 2018

Sandia National Laboratories has won the Federal Laboratory Consortium for Technology Transfer’s national 2018 Technology Focus Award for…
Largest Ever Database of U.S. Wind Turbines Released

April 19, 2018

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley Lab), in collaboration with public and private partners, has released the most comprehensive…
Here is the world’s largest wind turbine blade

March 23, 2018

When Denmark began exporting wind turbines in the 1980s, the blades had a length of approximately seven metres.…
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