List/Grid Tag Archives: wind turbines

Siemens wins the tender for a new wind power plant in Turkey

Siemens wins the tender for a new wind power plant in Turkey

Turkey decided on Thursday to choose Germany’s Siemens as the winning bidder at a tender of a new $1 billion wind power project. The decision shows that Ankara is trying… Read more »

Energy storage systems that start to replace lithium-ion batteries

Energy storage systems that start to replace lithium-ion batteries

The switch from the current fossil fuel based society to a society that starts using renewable energy sources requires a massive development of the energy storage systems. Solar panels are… Read more »

The first offshore wind farm in the U.S. is now online

The first offshore wind farm in the U.S. is now online

Block Island Wind Project is the first offshore wind farm in the U.S. that is now sending clean energy into the New England’s electric grid. While Donald Trump was elected… Read more »

Renewable energy is gaining ground in Texas

Renewable energy is gaining ground in Texas

Texas is a U.S. state known for its oil production, but in recent years has become a developer and a user of renewable energy, especially wind energy. Solar energy is… Read more »

Europe’s offshore wind farms booming due to falling costs

Europe’s offshore wind farms booming due to falling costs

It seems that the EU has understood that the future means renewable energy sources, and due to falling costs, the offshore wind farms are spread from the Irish Sea to… Read more »

The offshore wind farms can power the UK without a new nuclear station

The offshore wind farms can power the UK without a new nuclear station

Henrik Paulsen, CEO of Dong Energy (Dong Energy is the biggest developer of offshore wind farms in the UK), stated that the UK can meet its future energy commitments without… Read more »

UK’s first wind farm that will be built without the help of government subsidies

UK’s first wind farm that will be built without the help of government subsidies

Good Energy is a green power company based in the UK that wants to build an onshore wind farm in Cornwall without the help of governmental subsidies, but with the… Read more »

Dong Energy plans to invest another £6bn to develop UK’s wind power generation capacity

Dong Energy plans to invest another £6bn to develop UK’s wind power generation capacity

Offshore wind power can receive the support of the UK government for a major development in the country in the near future? We know that right after the Paris climate… Read more »

The history of wind energy as a renewable resource

The history of wind energy as a renewable resource

We all recognize a wind turbine if we see one, but only some of us know how humanity started to use these incredible machines to generate clean electricity by harnessing… Read more »

Greensburg, Kansas the wind powered city

Greensburg, Kansas the wind powered city

In a previous article called 100% renewable energy in the U.S. by 2050, I mentioned about the fact that Greensburg, Kansas is a city powered by wind energy, so they… Read more »

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