Wind Energy Breaks US Records
US transmission upgrades and appropriate policies clear the path for wind energy development.
South Africa Develops its Energy Mix
South Africa plans to improve its energy mix in order to provide a more reliable source of power.
Denham Fills Africa’s Energy Gap
Project risks and viability should be researched before African countries part with their money.
Africa’s Energy Potential Blows in the Wind
Sub-Saharan Africa has a wind energy potential of 7GW which has yet to be harnessed due to a lack of investment and uncertainty.
Gotland Ideal for Electric Vehicles
In an attempt by Sweden’s Gotland to gain interest in the electric vehicle market, electric vehicles will be up for rental this summer.
Denmark’s Excess Wind Power Harnessed with Power-to-Gas Solution
Commercial-scale €6.7 million power-to-gas project will help Denmark optimise its wind power.
Self-Generation Incentive Programme Rebate Extended
California’s Governor, Jerry Brown, has authorized US$415 million to continue the Self-Generation Incentive Programme rebate.
IKEA Plans Largest Rooftop Solar in Kansas
Swedish retailer IKEA plans to install 2,850 solar panels on one of its stores in Merriam.
Siemens Signs Dutch Wind Deal
Siemens has signed a US$2.1 billion deal for a 600MW offshore wind project in the Netherlands.
Norway Holds Up Power Plans with Germany
Germany’s grid flexibility hangs in the balance as Norway shelves electricity trading plans.
UK's Onshore Plans Blowing in the Wind
Shale gas is back on the government’s agenda but its financial viability and environmental safety is still in question.
Xcel Energy uses the PI System to improve wind forecasting and save $46 million in operation costs
Xcel Energy's Enterprise Agreement with OSIsoft has empowered a data initiative to reduce error in wind forecasting and increase savings.
How to Effectively Manage Wind Farms in Real Time
Monitor the operations of 84 Wind Turbines and associated electrical assets to deliver the energy at point of interconnection to the “National Grid”.