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This Tiny Uninhabited Greek Island Will Power 12,000 Onshore Homes With Wind

As the wind power industry expands, sometimes wind companies have to get a little creative with how they install their turbines. While for many people the first image that is conjured...

Roadside Turbines Will Harness Wind From Speeding Cars in India

Engineering students at the Sri Venkateshwara College of Engineering (SVCE) are working on a way to harness wind energy from vehicles speeding down a road. Prashanth D, Prathik S, Sampath Kumar B...

China Will Install 400+ Gigawatts of Wind Energy Over Next Decade

China is predicted to install an average of more than 25 gigawatts of new wind power capacity every year for the next ten years, meaning the next decade will see a...

Report Shows That 22% of Northern Ireland’s Energy Comes From Wind

New statistics released by the Northern Ireland Renewables Industry Group (NIRIG) show that Northern Ireland meets almost a quarter of its power needs from onshore wind energy sources. Northern Ireland has...

First Ever Floating Wind Farm Hosted off Scotland’s Coast With ‘Almost Unlimited’ Potential

After years of only being an ambitious concept, the world’s first floating wind farm is now a reality. Two turbines were floated off the coast of Norway earlier this week, and...

This Turbine Will Be Taller Than Empire State Building, 10x More Powerful

A group of researchers at the University of Virginia are in the process of creating the largest wind turbine in the world. The turbine will stand at 500 m (1640 ft)...

Donald Trump Made Money From Wind Power Despite Opposition to It

A newly released report by the Office of Government Ethics states that several energy companies tied to Oklahoma, including wind power companies, helped make Donald Trump the billionaire he claims to...

Experts Say Rick Perry Is Wrong About Unreliability of Renewables

Recently a large body of researchers, renewable energy professionals, and grid experts appealed to Energy Secretary Rick Perry in an attempt to convince him that renewable energy sources are not a threat...

For Every Bird a Wind Farm Kills, a Fossil-Fueled Plant Kills 2,000

One of the most common arguments leveled against wind turbines is that they kill a large number of birds, with specific attention being paid to endangered or iconic birds. However, the...

Researchers Discover Way to Maximize Wind Power On Windless Days

A team of scientists may have discovered a batter way to use wind power, increasing efficiency and optimizing wind power so it can be used even on windless days. Scientists from Florida...

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