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Wind power not huffing and puffing its way into the heart of rural America -- Guest Opinion

The backlash against Big Wind continues. Indeed, entire states are now restricting or rejecting wind projects.

In April, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin signed a bill that puts an early end to lucrative tax credits that Big Wind was collecting in the Sooner state. 31 more words

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The world's first floating wind farm could be a game changer for renewable power

Wind turbines are impressive structures, towering higher than some of the world’s tallest buildings. When installed offshore, the extent of the construction beneath the surface is just as impressive (and costly). 279 more words

Hywind Scotland: Floating Wind Farm

What it is?

The Scottish government in conjunction with oil and gas giant Statoil shall build the world’s largest floating wind energy farm in Scottish seas. 352 more words

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Delingpole: Renewmaggedon – Solar, Wind Industries Dying as Subsidies Dry Up…


Yes. That’s right. Slowly, deliciously, like a leech starved of blood, the renewable energy industry is withering away and dying. It can only survive through government enforced subsidies or bribe-incentives. 278 more words

The Poetry Energizer: Windmill Rising

Energy. We are a nation of overindulging consumers. In our ongoing search for energy-efficiency, however, there are many simple things each one of us can do to conserve energy. 175 more words


‘Bang, everything was locked down’: Hundreds of jobs lost as Siemens closes turbine plant in Tillsonburg

By Jennifer Bieman and Megan Stacey

TILLSONBURG, ONT. — The loss of 340 jobs at a Tillsonburg factory that makes blades for wind turbines could be a harbinger of troubles ahead in Ontario’s green energy industry, a leading analyst says. 702 more words


Siemens closure a sign CS Wind's future is at risk, says Windsor Mayor Drew Dilkens

The closure of the Siemens wind turbine blade factory in Tillsonburg poses a “real risk” for the future of the CS Wind plant in Windsor, says Mayor Drew Dilkens. 1,285 more words

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