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  • Improving international wind power law

    International regulations and laws laid down in 1982 by the United Nations are failing to address the modern issues surrounding the development of offshore wind farms, according to a legal expert at the Russian Academy of Science in Moscow. Writing in the International Journal of Public Law and Policy, Ekaterina Anyanova explains how alternative methods of energy production, ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • A legal discussion on wind energy

    There are several issues affecting the future of the US wind industry but what could be most important are the passage of a Renewable Electricity Standard (RES) and the future of the grid. Can the wind industry thrive or even survive without an RES? Who is going to control siting decisions for new transmission lines – federal, state or local authorities? And who is going to pay for these ...

  • Global Wind Energy Industry

    Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:   Global Wind Energy Industry ...


    By ReportLinker

  • Wind Energy - China

    Wind Energy - China Wind Energy Market In China Description The wind energy market in China has been growing dynamically and is expected to grow further. It has been pegged at the ...


  • Quebec to expand wind energy sector

    Quebec Premier Jean Charest has announced the installation of an additional 700 MW of wind power in Quebec. The government is pursuing the development of wind energy and ensure the preservation of jobs associated with this industry in the Gaspé and Matane RCM. "As in the previous tender, the Quebec government will ensure to maximize the economic benefits in Quebec in setting conditions of ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • UNDP-GEF report on wind energy

    A new report released in May 2008 by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF) provides some useful insights from international experience on the promotion of wind energy. The report notes that 75% of installed wind energy capacity is found in just five countries. The report underscores the role of promoting policies to reduce costs, improve ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • Prepared for the new law on renewable energy - Poland is at starting position

    For the second time, on October 17-18, 2012, the trade fair RENEXPO Poland in Warsaw will provide a perfect information platform on the subject of energy supply from renewable sources, intelligent distribution of energy and efficient use of energy in the Polish market. Through the exhibition, trade forums, congresses and framework program, the international specialized trade fair will present the ...


    By Energy-Server - REECO GmbH

  • Mass Megawatts Wind Power MMMW Gets Help From the JOBS Act to be Signed Into Law Tomorrow

    Mass Megawatts Wind Power, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: MMMW.OB) will no longer have to be silent when they raise capital. Mass Megawatts could not only advertise, but they can talk to the news media about their offerings after clearing the new Section 201 procedures with a securities law attorney within a few months of the JOBS Act being signed. The new law will allow Mass Megawatts to target our ...

  • Duke Energy to Build Second Pennsylvania Wind Farm

    Duke Energy will build a new wind farm in north-central Pennsylvania and sell all of the renewable electricity it generates to Delaware Municipal Electric Corp. (DEMEC) under a 25-year agreement. Duke Energy Renewables, a commercial business unit of Duke ...


    By Duke Energy

  • Wind energy bumps into power grid`s limits

    When the builders of the Maple Ridge Wind farm spent US$320 million to put nearly 200 wind turbines in upstate New York, the idea was to get paid for producing electricity. But at times, regional electric lines have been so congested that Maple Ridge has been forced to shut down even with a brisk wind blowing. That is a symptom of a broad national problem. Expansive dreams about renewable ...

  • Wind energy could power China, study finds

    Wind power alone could provide electricity for all of China if the country overhauls its rural grids and raises the subsidy for wind energy, a new study finds.  China has rapidly become a global leader in wind energy and now ranks fourth in the world in installed capacity. But coal-fired power plants continue to supply most of the country's rising electricity needs - a development path that ...


    By Worldwatch Institute

  • NextEra Energy Resources commissions its 10,000th megawatt of wind energy

    Earlier today, NextEra Energy Resources, LLC, celebrated the commissioning of its 10,000th megawatt (MW) of wind energy. NextEra Energy Resources achieved this significant milestone when it commissioned its 10,000th MW at its 400-MW Limon Wind Project in Colorado. Altogether, NextEra Energy Resources' ...


    By NextEra Energy, Inc.

  • Wind energy associations WWEA, BWE and BVKW present the latest small wind turbine market surveys at New Energy Husum

    The World Wind Energy Association (WWEA), the German Wind Energy Association (BWE) and the German Small Wind Turbine Association (BVKW) are releasing their small wind turbine market surveys, reports and studies at the New Energy Husum trade fair. “Small wind turbines are an important topic for New Energy Husum and for the renewable energy industry as a whole. Together with the three ...


    By Krampitz Communications

  • June 24 Webinar Will Discuss How Environmental Laws and Regulations Affect Tribal Energy Projects

    The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Office of Indian Energy, in partnership with Western Area Power Administration (Western), will present the next Tribal Renewable Energy Series webinar, Regulatory Impacts for Renewable Energy Projects on Indian Lands, on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Mountain time. Speakers will discuss environmental laws and regulations ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • China energy technology invested into China coal mining and wind power

    China Engery Technology (CET )has been working with with the strongly support from provincial and autonomous region governments, CET has signed number of exploration and development agreements with different county governments in Guizhou Province, Shanxi Province, Shaanxi Province, Xinjiang Autonomous Region and Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. CET has acquired total 1,773 km2 potential coal ...

  • Proposed EU sea planning law will boost investor certainty

    EU Member States will have to plan the use of their sea space and work together where they share a sea basin, according to a proposed European Commission Directive on maritime spatial planning and integrated coastal management published today in Brussels. "The European Wind Energy Association strongly supports the Commission's proposal, which will allow the European offshore wind ...


    By WindEurope

  • Dynamic growth in Chinese wind energy market attracting investors

    China report covering one of the industries in China which is expected to grow steadily. Major government initiatives coupled with large scale demand for green energy has been attracting investments from the domestic as well as foreign markets. ( http://www.bharatbook.com/detail.asp?id=129814&rt=Wind-Energy-China.html ...


  • Industry stands together to make economic case for wind energy in Poland

    The European wind industry will descend on Warsaw today to make the economic arguments for wind power in a market that faces increasing uncertainty. The Wind Power Poland 2016 event is organised by the Polish Wind Energy Association and is supported by EWEA. GE and Vestas are headlining as the two event ambassadors. Poland’s wind market was one of the strongest performers last year ...


    By WindEurope

  • IFAT CHINA 2008: Wind energy – the eco-power of the future

    The potential is there, and so is the technology and political will. In China things look good for a rapid expansion in the exploitation of wind energy. The environmental trade fair IFAT CHINA, which takes place from 23 to 25 September 2008 in Shanghai, is a chance to find out all about this market and to review the associated technology. China´s economic boom has also brought with it a huge ...


    By Messe München GmbH

  • Wind energy’s most prestigious prize goes to Professor Arthouros Zervos

    The award was presented to Professor Zervos by Klaus Rave, Vice President of EWEA. Speaking at the presentation of the award at the conference dinner of the EWEA 2013 Annual Event in Vienna, CEO of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) Christian Kjaer said “It is hard to know where to begin ...


    By WindEurope

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