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An Unprecedented Wind Power Project

Invenergy & AEP Team Up For Unprecedented Wind Power Project Michael Polsky, CEO & President of Chicago-based Invenergy, is increasingly becoming a figurehead of global wind power innovation. Having recently teamed up with American Electric Power (AEP), this powerhouse duo have today announced the development of what is set to be the US’s largest windfarm. […]

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Revolutionary Blade-less Vortex Mini Turbine is Unveiled

A wind turbine without blades? Is that possible?? Yes! The revolutionary Blade-less Vortex Mini Turbine is unveiled and demonstrates how their turbines generate electricity from wind through movement of the mast- and not a blade in sight! Blade-less Vortex Mini It may be that you have got very blasé about wind turbines. After all they’ve […]

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Vestas V164 Offshore Wind Turbine Launched by Vestas

Introducing the Vestas V164 – 7.0 MW Its Big – Its Massive – Its Gigantic Lowering the cost of energy offshore is Vestas’ statement This offshore turbine has been designed with two guiding principles in mind: firstly, this new generation of offshore turbines is intended to require as little maintenance as possible. Secondly, when servicing is required, […]

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The Wind “‘Owls” No More: A Quieter more Efficient Wind Turbine- Based on Owl Feathers!

The owl. A silent deadly nocturnal killer swooping down on its prey. A wind turbine. What on earth could link them? Let us tell you; a material which mimics the sound-deadening wing structure of owls has been designed to reduce noise in wind turbines. It can also be used on more modest applications such as computer […]

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Spotlight on Gamesa

It was back in 1994 that Gamesa commenced the engineering, design, manufacturing and sale of wind turbines. Two years later saw  the start-up of the development, construction and sale of wind farms in Aragon with the La Plana III wind farm development. They also managed the El Perdón wind farm, located in Navarre, Spain, using 15 G39-500 […]

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Texas City to be 100% Renewable by 2017

Georgetown, Texas, United States of America. Once in the middle of the oil boom State in the twentieth century. But by 2017 the city of 54,000 people aims to be 100% powered by renewable energy thanks to a deal with SunEdison. Just shows how the times they are-a-changing (as Bob Dylan sings). The renewable power […]

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