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Discovering the wind

     For years, people everywhere have rejected renewable energies. Some claim them to be inefficient, whilst others like to concentrate on their apparent expensiveness. The fact remains, however, that non-renewable energies were given this name for a reason: they are not eternal. 1,444 more words

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Wind Energy: Can we no longer suffer from 'not in my back yard' syndrome?

I have personally always been a big supporter of power generated by wind turbines within the UK. I feel that as an island nation we have plenty of off-shore sites that would suit wind farms which could provide a rather consistent and carbon free source of energy for the UK. 536 more words

Climate Change

Kansas has some of the greatest potential for wind energy in the United States...

via think-progress: “Kansas has some of the….

think-progress:

“Kansas has some of the greatest potential for wind energy in the United States, but the future of wind in Kansas depends upon the continuation of the RPS,” Davis said in an email.

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Operations Jobs

At TransAlta we’re about communities and we’re growing: A new pipeline in Australia, new operations in Alberta and new transmission projects. This means lots of opportunity for you to grow with us in the communities where we operate.  38 more words

Wind farms expensive, unreliable, inefficient: UK science research

Donna Rachel Edmunds, Breitbart News, October 27, 2014

Wind power is too variable and too unpredictable to provide a serious alternative to fossil fuels, a new study by the Scientific Alliance and the Adam Smith Institute has confirmed. 660 more words

Wind Power

From Guest Blogger Micaela: Onshore Wind Leading the way Towards Denmark's 2050 Renewable Target

Denmark is an early adopter of wind energy

Despite the country has modest wind resources compared to other countries, it manages to capture the power of the wind with remarkable success. 648 more words

Wind Energy