July 22nd, 2019 | by Joshua S Hill
The United States currently boasts 24 gigawatts (GW) of wind energy capacity under construction, according to the latest preliminary figures from Windpower Intelligence, a 26% increase over the same period a year earlier.
July 22nd, 2019 | by Steve Hanley
NextEra Energy told investors last month it expects 50% of all US electricity will come from renewable energy resources by 2030. That is 20 years sooner than the latest prediction for the Energy Information Administration.
June 8th, 2019 | by Michael Barnard
The energy generated in a year from a standard US wind turbine could lift the Empire State Building half a mile into the air or fly a loaded Boeing 747 around the world twice
November 2nd, 2014 | by Zachary Shahan
UPDATE November 3: This article (including the top 3 charts and top table) has been updated to correct numbers used [&hellip
July 7th, 2014 | by Tina Casey
An offshore wind turbine demonstration project at Coos Bay off the Oregon coast has finally put the US on the global floating wind turbine map.The US has been lagging badly while other countries spring ahead with offshore wind farms, but it when it comes to the niche sector of floating wind turbines we're right up there with the front-runners
March 6th, 2014 | by AWEA
American wind power topped 4% of the US power grid for the first time last year and has delivered 30% [&hellip
August 11th, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Anyone who tells you wind power is expensive is bad-shit crazy. Wind power is the cheapest option for new electricity [&hellip
August 8th, 2013 | by Amber Archangel
This article was originally published on 1Sun4All. The Energy Department released two new reports on August 5, 2013 showcasing record growth across the [&hellip
August 1st, 2013 | by Silvio Marcacci
Deepwater Wind has won the Interior Department’s first-ever competitive offshore wind lease auction, totaling 164,750 acres near Rhode Island and Massachusetts.
Deepwater’s $3.8 million bid wins it the right to build the Deepwater Wind Energy Center, a 1,000MW utility-scale wind farm with 200 turbines and a regional transmission system linking to New York State and southeastern New England.
March 28th, 2013 | by Guest Contributor
Reposted from Climate Progress: The U.S. is now the largest wind power market, and a U.S. company is the world’s [&hellip
March 22nd, 2013 | by James Ayre
Large-scale offshore wind energy will soon be a reality in the state of Maryland, thanks to the recent approval of [&hellip
March 22nd, 2013 | by Zachary Shahan
Here’s a bit of wind power fun for your Friday afternoon (or perhaps morning or evening): The image came from [&hellip
December 24th, 2012 | by Adam Johnston
Energy generation from wind is on target to beat natural gas in 2012, thanks to a mad dash by [&hellip