Some 37 states now have active utility-scale wind turbines. Utility-scale wind farms often consist of hundreds of wind turbines, all of which need to be regularly maintained once they are installed.
A new vehicle purchasing plan which will save up to 60,000 liters of fuel per year.
The American Wind Association’s annual conference and exhibition May 23-26 in Dallas, TX. Wind Power 2010, which drew an estimated 20,000 attendees and 1,393 exhibitors to the Dallas Convention Center, had companies describing to ACT upcoming research and development for the market.
While the American Wind Energy Association reports that the US wind industry broke all previous records by installing nearly 10,000 megawatts of new generating capacity in 2009 – enough to serve more than 2.4 million homes – the companies that transport and erect wind turbine components report the year was lackluster, and the future is less than clear.
The wind energy market continues to grow as does the capacity of the turbines, particularly offshore.
The proposed site for the farm is located 22 km from the east coast of Scotland and covers an area of 2852 km2.
This is Gerry Wiebe creator and senior blogger at www.craneblogger.com sending you all a year end message and one last video to view before Christmas 2009.
22,000 wind turbines divided by 15 years = 1,466 turbines per year.
Eagle West Wind Energy Inc. has as of the flawless completion of the Bear Mountain Wind Farm now installed over 50% of all the wind turbines installed in Western Canada.
For the next three days I will be blogging live from the Canadian Wind Energy Assiciation (CANWEA ) trade show in downtown Toronto.