November 16th, 2019 | by Cynthia Shahan
20 kilometers off the coast of Viana do Castello, Portugal, is about to be the new home to the largest floating wind turbine in the world, an 8.4-megawatt (MW) ABS-classed offshore wind turbine. This is continental Europe’s first large-scale floating wind farm. A belief is that this renewable installation is ushering in the Golden Era of wind, especially offshore wind
November 8th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
General Electric Renewable Energy this week signed the largest onshore wind deal ever in China for a foreign manufacturer and began tests of its enormous Haliade X 12 MW offshore wind turbine in Rotterdam.
October 30th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Offshore wind turbine manufacturer Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced this week that it had received a firm order for 47 of its 8 megawatt (MW) offshore wind turbines for the 376 MW Formosa 2 Offshore Wind Farm project off the coast of Taiwan.
October 26th, 2019 | by Tim Dixon
Welcome to the next issue of China x Cleantech, our September 2019 edition. For our full China × Cleantech history, stroll over to the “Future Trends” section of our website
October 25th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
US President* Donald Trump will leave office, one way or another, with a strong wind power legacy for rural America, whether he likes it or not
October 23rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The largest and most powerful wind turbine to be used for a floating offshore wind project has been moved into position atop its semi-submersible foundation off the coast of Portugal, the first of three 8.4 megawatt (MW) turbines which will make up the 25 MW WindFloat Atlantic offshore wind project.
September 22nd, 2019 | by Zachary Shahan
A 7 year old Tesla Model S with nearly 100% original battery capacity, $1.01/watt commercial solar pricing from Tesla, a quick-as-hell Tesla Model S on the Nürburgring, the coming Tesla Model Y, and more — check out the most popular CleanTechnica stories of the past week in case you missed any of them! And be sure to share all 20 stories on all 107 social media networks. Or else
September 19th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
Teeny tiny micro wind turbines are holding their own in the US wind industry market, despite an overall downturn in the small wind category
September 18th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
Everything old is new again as leading US power users deploy distributed wind energy to regain control over their electrical destiny
September 16th, 2019 | by Michael Barnard
While a lot of fingers are being pointed at China by people committed to both inaction and action in North America, the actual climate story in China is much different than most people realize
September 9th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Global wind turbine order intake increased by an impressive 111% in the second quarter of 2019, according to new figures published by renewable energy research firm Wood Mackenzie Power & Renewables, overtaking the previous record set in the fourth quarter of 2018.
August 24th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
Three new reports from the Department of Energy chart the rise of wind power in the USA, undercutting the Commander-in-Chief's promises to coal miners
August 19th, 2019 | by Tina Casey
President* Trump perpetually pooh-poohs wind power in favor of fossil fuels, but a new DOE report indicates he's pampering the wrong pony
August 16th, 2019 | by Saurabh
Large renewable energy companies in India continue to face difficult times as yet another wind energy major reports poor financial results in the second quarter
August 6th, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The United States' wind energy sector saw record wind capacity under construction or in advanced development in the second quarter of 2019, with its pipeline reaching nearly 42 gigawatts (GW) and a total of 736 megawatts (MW) of new capacity commissioned.
July 23rd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
GE Renewable Energy on Monday unveiled the first-ever nacelle for its mammoth 12 megawatt (MW) Haliade-X offshore wind turbine at an event held at the company's production site in Saint-Nazaire, France.
July 9th, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
Researchers at Stanford have discovered that directing the wake of one wind turbine away from others can boost the output of a wind farm substantially.
July 8th, 2019 | by Kyle Field
A new art installation by clean tech photographer Joan Sullivan in Quebec, Canada saw a selection of images from her vast body of photographic work installed in the interior of two sections of a wind turbine tower. The images celebrate the people -- the men and women -- who are building the clean tech installations that are powering the global transition to clean energy
July 2nd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Danish wind energy giant Vestas Wind Systems A/S finished off the second quarter of 2019 with its trademark flurry of activity, announcing 1,775 megawatts (MW) of new wind turbine orders over the last four days of the quarter, pushing its total orders for the first half of the year to 7,605 MW, a 40% increase over the same period in
July 1st, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
Spanish offshore wind giant Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced last month that it had received its first preferred supplier nomination for the Japanese offshore wind industry, being nominated as preferred supplier for the Northern Akita offshore pipeline in Japan which has a capacity of up to 455 megawatts (MW).