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Wind energy by the numbers

The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) is holding its 30th annual conference next week. Here are some key facts about energy in Quebec.

26: Wind farms in Quebec that operate 1,388 turbines, according to Jean-François Nolet of the Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA). 169 more words


Palm Springs by Foot and Car

My visit to Palm Springs last weekend was, as I mentioned, for charity events. A group of us, including my son and Kat, walked early Saturday morning under clear, sunny skies, raising money to fight AIDS. 155 more words


Wind power now the cheapest form of electricity in Denmark

Wind power is now the cheapest form of new electricity in Denmark, government officials have announced.

In 2013, one third of Denmark’s electricity came from wind power, and it is likely the renewable alternative will continue to grow in popularity with the decline in costs. 266 more words


Jobs in the Construction Industry

As both a distributor and a fabricator of metal rebar products and services, we work with a variety of companies, businesses, people, and organizations on a number of projects and components. 353 more words

Metal Rebar

Germany’s Energy Transition – Upcoming Changes

The opinions on the German energy transition are quite diverse. Some claim that the Germany is on its way to a deindustrialized state, as electricity prices soar, whereas other commenters argue that only the bold actions in Germany enabled the success of renewables, not only in Germany but also in other parts of the world. 1,100 more words

Energy Transition

Germany's Energy Transition - Part 2

As I mentioned in my previous post, today we will dive deeper into some more critical and controversial points of the German energy transition. 1,225 more words

Energy Transition