Monthly Archives: January 2015

Wind turbines to power plants in Ohio

  One Energy, a company located in Findlay, OH, will be building a total of 5 wind turbines to supply plants for both Ball Corporation and the Whirlpool Corporation. The project is to cost $18 million and is scheduled to … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 28, 2015 |

GE chosen to supply China with over 150MW of wind power

  General Electric (GE) has been chosen to supply 55 of their 2.75-120 turbines for a wind power project located in Yunnan province in southern China.   The company has already supplied over 1.2GW of wind energy to the country, … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 27, 2015 |

Gamesa has signed a deal to supply a 100MW wind farm in India

  Gamesa India has signed an order for a 100MW wind farm in Khanapur, Maharashtra, which will be made up of 50 of their G97-2.0 MW Class S wind turbines made for low wind speed sites. The deal was made … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 21, 2015 |

Tumbler Ridge gets good news in the form of a $400 million wind farm

  It was announced today, in Tumbler Ridge, British Columbia, that the

Posted By Sally on January 21, 2015 |

Wind energy in Mexico could see a $14 billion increase by 2018

    Mexico’s Energy Secretariat and the Mexican Wind Energy Association (AMDEE) announced that they expect to see a total of $14 billion invested in wind energy in the next four years.   At the end of 2014, the country … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 15, 2015 |

Boralex buys wind farm for $11.5 million

  Northland Power sold its share of the Frampton Community Wind Farm for $11.5 million to Boralex Inc., a company based in the province of Quebec.   Boralex President and CEO, Patrick Lemaire, said, “The acquisition of this quality community … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 14, 2015 |

Denmark reached a new wind energy high in 2014

  Denmark has set a new world record for wind energy production making up almost 40% of its electricity consumption for the whole year. According to their Climate and Energy Ministry, in January 2014 alone, the wind made up over … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 7, 2015 |

Wind energy trees?!

  Jérôme Michaud-Larivière, a French entrepreneur, came up with the idea of wind energy trees when he noticed the leaves of a real tree blowing and twisting in the wind. He wondered if he could find a way to generate … Continue reading

Posted By Sally on January 6, 2015 |