Absolutely. But to get there we need unified leadership and consistent policy. And the renewables industry needs to face up to its scariest threat.
Tag: "wind energy"
US study finds large-scale offshore wind farms could protect American coastal cities most vulnerable to extreme weather, as well as power them.
New study finds nearly 59GW of coal power capacity not cost competitive compared with natural gas, more than 71GW uneconomic when compared with wind power.
NSW planning department has approved the development of a 55 turbine wind farm near Collector, north of ACT, despite vocal opposition.
A consortium including AMP Capital has won the licence to own and run the transmission link to the UK’s 140-turbine Greater Gabbard offshore wind farm.
Local couple win legal bid to remove 10 GDF Suez-owned wind turbines, because they destroyed the character of their 17th century northern France chateau.
Over 7.5GW of new wind capacity is under development in the US, representing an investment of roughly $15 billion. And utilities are clearly taking notice.
South Africa has chosen 17 preferred bidders – most of them solar and wind – from 93 contenders in round three of its renewable energy tenders program.
Would-be hosts of wind turbines in a proposed NSW wind farm have been threatened with legal action by their anti-wind neighbour, Tony Hodgson.
UK has decided to build two new nuclear reactors. But steady growth of small wind and microgeneration may offer better prospects a decade from now.
New empirical research out of Spain shows that wind power is very effective at cutting CO2 emissions, even at quite high penetration levels.