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gwec-in-press - 22 Jan 2015
Tampa Bay Times
President Barack Obama devoted a portion of his State of the Union address to talking up America’s energy trends, including being a leader in our own energy production.
“We believed we could reduce our dependence on foreign oil and protect our planet,” he said. “And today, America is No. 1 in oil and gas. America is No. 1 in wind …
gwec-in-press - 21 Jan 2015
As an innovative floating wind turbine is launched off the Portuguese coast, and the Germans start touting wind farms to tourists, we asked Morten Albaek, Group SVP & CMO of Vestas about the state of the wind energy industry, and a little about himself too.
Vestas is the world’s leading wind power company, and Denmark is known for its progressive …
gwec-in-press - 19 Jan 2015
EI New Energy
This year should bring fresh challenges and opportunities in the shift from fossilfuels to alternatives — many hinging, at least partly, on whether countries can finallyreach a climate accord with some serious teeth at UN talks in Paris later this year.With the upcoming climate conference in the background, a number of other shiftsare bubbling up, from falling solar …
news - 19 Jan 2015
Renewable energy now cost advantageous, especially when accounting for the cost of pollution, ill health
Abu Dhabi, U.A.E., 17 January 2015 – The cost of generating power from renewable energy sources has reached parity or dropped below the cost of fossil fuels for many technologies in many parts of the world, the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) revealed in a …
news - 19 Jan 2015
Check the animation to see the Earth’s warming climate, recorded in monthly measurements from land and sea over 135 years. Temperatures are displayed in degrees above or below the 20th-century average. Thirteen of the 14 hottest years are in the 21st century.
gwec-in-press - 12 Jan 2015
Wind energy continues to dominate in this segment and remains, far and away, the world’s largest market for glass-fiber-reinforced composites.
Wind energy continues to dominate in this segment and remains, far and away, the world’s largest market for glass-fiber-reinforced composites. The 2014 edition of the Global Wind Energy Council’s (GWEC, Brussels, Belgium) Global Wind Energy Outlook reports that global wind …
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WindEnergy Hamburg 2014
- Last year, Denmark produced 39.1% of its electricity from wind, with its most productive month exceeding 60%.
There’s a lot we can learn from Denmark’s example, where even in July, its least productive month for wind power, its contribution to the total electricity supply was still greater than 20%.
For full story http://cleantechnica.com/2015/01/23/key-making-rising-wind-energy-production/
The Key To Making The Most Of Rising Wind Energy Production Is…
Originally published on ABB. By Alfredo Parres Supporting electricity grids as wind power reaches new highs As winter storms lash northern Europe, Denmark has announced record highs for wind’s contribution to its national electricity production. Global wind power capacity is set to grow by a further…
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