Archive for the Wind Category

Report finds US is worlds top wind producer

Posted in Wind on July 31, 2008 by Mark P. Line

Report finds US is worlds top wind producer

  • It will be interesting to see how the economy of scale plays out. Awful lot of headroom there.

Energy in China: ‘We call it the Three Gorges of the sky. The dam there taps water, we tap wind’

Posted in Wind on July 25, 2008 by Mark P. Line

Energy in China: ‘We call it the Three Gorges of the sky. The dam there taps water, we tap wind’

  • So, they’ve found an apparently cost-effective way to build 1.5MW wind turbines. (I’ll not ask what the breakthroughs were that would have prevented them from doing so 40 years ago — if not in China, then in developed countries of the West.) What does that mean for wind power? Let’s find out.

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Scottish site for Europes largest windfarm

Posted in Wind on July 22, 2008 by Mark P. Line

Scottish site for Europes largest windfarm

Texas OKs lots more wind power

Posted in Wind on July 18, 2008 by Mark P. Line

Texas OKs lots more wind power