Posts tagged with the keyword: ‘wind turbines’

WInd Energy News: Experts say interest in wind energy on rise

WInd Energy News: Experts say interest in wind energy on rise

Electricity generated by wind farms powered more than 350,000 Pennsylvania homes last year, and that number is expected to grow. “There’s demand,” said Titus North, executive director of Squirrel Hill-based Citizen Power. Citizen Power teamed with TriEagle Energy in August 2011 to offer renewable wind electricity service to residential customers. By the end of last [...]

Wind Energy News: Increasing the Efficiency of Wind Turbine Blades

Wind Energy News: Increasing the Efficiency of Wind Turbine Blades

To ensure wind turbines that are big in size work in a better manner, a new kind of air-flow technology may soon be introduced. Apart from other aspects, it will focus on efficiency of blades used in the wind turbines. The technology will help in increasing the efficiency of these turbines under various wind conditions. [...]

Wind Energy Solutions: Domestic Wind Power System Considerations

Wind Energy Solutions: Domestic Wind Power System Considerations

We all know that wind turbines generate electricity by harnessing the power of the wind to turn blades and a rotor, producing clean and green energy to help reduce the effects of climate change. Commercial wind turbines are starting to become a more common sight, but domestic systems are another option and could possibly save [...]

The Costs Of Wind Turbines Be Lessened If You Install Them Yourself

The Costs Of Wind Turbines Be Lessened If You Install Them Yourself

A wind turbine is a system that utilizes kinetic vitality to be converted into mechanical energy, utilizing turbines and the wind. The use of modest wind powered programs is meant for alternate power, charging of batteries and sail boats to identify a few. On the other hand, massive turbines are mainly applied for generating electricity [...]

Prairie grouse could hamper wind energy growth

Prairie grouse could hamper wind energy growth

A little prairie grouse could give the wind energy industry big fits. Should the lesser prairie chicken become listed as threatened or endangered — and it’s close now — there would be significant restrictions on companies hoping to plant towering turbines across a five-state region believed to have some of the nation’s best wind energy [...]

Residents close to wind farms should receive energy bill discounts

Residents close to wind farms should receive energy bill discounts

Residents should be offered discounts on their energy bills and free energy efficiency measures when wind farms are built in their community, the Local Government Association said today. Using a “community tariff” to share the financial benefits of renewable energy generation with local communities is one of nine ideas in a new LGA report on [...]

Wind power gathers speed

Wind power gathers speed

Michael Fogel is not a newcomer to the renewable energy initiative. In fact, his West Virginia home has been fitted with the green-friendly gadgets since the 1990s, with more on the way. But the same cannot be said for his West Bloomfield Township home. Fogel, 67, is hoping township officials will soon implement a wind [...]


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