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Shy water

Today in the morning I found shy water

And I did tests as the day grew shorter.

I found that, if you take a drink, 155 more words

Peopley Story

GE uses holograms and the industrial internet to make wind farms 20% more efficient

The secret to generating more electricity from wind turbines may not rest in better blade designs but in better communication between those turbines and holograms, according to Steve Bolze, the president & CEO of GE’s Power & Water division. 412 more words

Tech

Solar and Wind Combined

It occurred to me the other day that the efficiency of electricity production by wind turbines could potentially be increased by combining it with solar energy systems, and vice versa.  451 more words

Energy

University of Windsor student wins $25,000 for portable turbine project

For the residents of the Nicaraguan beach town of Benicia, University of Windsor engineering student Kyle Bassett’s experiments with small wind turbines went from an amusing oddity to life changing when they provided the community with access to electricity for the first time. 607 more words

News

What You Didn't Know About Wind Turbines!

You probably know that wind power is a fast growing form of energy production along with solar. It’s a renewable form as it will probably always be windy. 46 more words

Photography

Bangui Wind Farm:  The Giants of Ilocos Norte

As a child that grew up in the rural coastal shore of Bicol, the wind was my nemesis, but it hadn’t been that way. I built kites and would fly them on a Sunday afternoon. 505 more words

Travel

Conservationists condemn "insane" plan for huge Scottish wind farm

As this Herald Scotland piece points out: ‘Dumfries and Galloway … already has over 200 operational turbines, with a further 333 consented, 260 awaiting consent and at least another 450 ‘at scoping’.’ … 218 more words

Energy