Posts tagged: Offshore Wind Power

Micro Wind Turbines Still In Play As US Wind Energy Vaults To #1 Worldwide

By: Tina Casey The US Energy Department is out with two new reports that underscore how rapidly the domestic wind energy sector has become a job-creating force to be reckoned with, despite the efforts of certain state and federal legislators to thwart its growth. Based on some of the comment threads around here when the […]

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UK Backs £315m Renewable Energy Projects

More than a dozen windfarms and five solar farms are among first projects to receive financial support By: Fiona Harvey More than a dozen new onshore wind farms are to receive financial backing through the coalition government’s reformed renewable incentive scheme, along with two offshore wind projects and five solar farms. The contracts for the […]

World’s Most Powerful Offshore Turbine Catches Wind Gusts Two Soccer Fields Wide

While it may not be the overall most-powerful wind turbine ever built, the multi-megawatt monstrosity that has just been installed off the coast of Belgium is certainly the most powerful to ever be caressed by a sea breeze. The turbine, with a rated capacity of 6.15 megawatts, is part of a 48-turbine expansion at the […]