HARTSVILLE - Questions about the status of the wind power project in the Town of Hartsville dominated a special meeting Monday night.
FREEDOM -- Residents here want more information before an energy company erects three 400-foot wind turbines on a ridgeline above their town.
WASHINGTON, March 28 (UPI) -- A proposal made by the Arizona Corporation Commission that will require 15 percent of electricity generated to come from renewable sources by 2025 brings Arizona to the forefront of states with aggressive renewable portfolio standards.
The South West aims to generate 15 per cent of its power from renewable sources by 2010, compared with 3 per cent at present. But planning consent is a bar to progress, says Luke Gabb
On Route 58 east between Bakersfield and Barstow, Calif., motorists are met with hundreds of wind turbines. They cover much of the mountain ridge for as far as the eye can see. Wind turbines can be awe-inspiring and symbols of energy independence. Or they can be an ugly, intrusive blight on an otherwise scenic landscape.
FirstEnergy Corp. announced today that it has a 23-year agreement to buy 80 megawatts of wind power from a Pennsylvania wind farm.
A company is planning to develop an €85m windfarm off the coast of County Louth, it emerged today.
Rural Tucker County, W.Va., has 44 mountaintop windmills. They're tall enough that their rotating blades can be seen for miles, and loud enough that their whooshing sound is heard in the nearby hollows.
BRUSSELS - European Union leaders gave a push to renewable energy on Friday, eyeing higher targets for sources like wind and solar power as the 25-nation bloc tries to reduce its dependence on foreign energy suppliers.
Yarmouth leaders must now come up with alternative sites for a wind turbine project after the Federal Aviation Administration ruled that the proposed structures, within two miles of Barnstable Municipal Airport, would be a ''presumed hazard.''
CAMPAIGNERS against proposals for Britain's largest wind farm won their first battle when plans for a wind-measuring mast were turned down this week. The action group Wolds Wind Farm Opposition (WWFO) has been set up in Skerne in a bid to stop one of seven wind farms across the East Riding.
UNIVERSITY PARK -- Converting agricultural commodities into energy can help the environment, reduce the country's reliance on foreign oil and open new markets for farmers, according to experts in Penn State's College of Agricultural Sciences. To illustrate the benefits of biofuels and other renewable energy sources, faculty and extension specialists from the college will present exhibits at the Pennsylvania Clean Energy Expo, March 31-April 1 at the Bryce Jordan Center on Penn State's University Park campus.
Alistair Darling will make a hard-hitting attack on the Liberal Democrats' energy policy today as he condemns Sir Menzies Campbell's decision to rely on wind, wave and tidal power as populist and simplistic.
STRONG public interest is forecast as residents get the chance to see what 230 more offshore wind turbines will look like from Walney Island.
Altogether, having read Mr. Janson's report and compared it with your letter, I would prefer to leave decisions about renewable energy in Vermont in the hands of the Public Service Board, rather than the legislature.
GROTON — Community Energy is hoping to bring renewable wind energy to the region, but concerns by some may put a halt to the plans.
Nuclear power, long shunned by the public, stands poised for a comeback.
ST. FRANCIS - The irony hits Ken Haukaas in the face, straight on in a stiff February breeze.
It’s just not necessary for Greenbrier County to surrender to a highly questionable technology that cannot deliver what it promises.
LEXINGTON - Illinois State University may secure up to five 1.5 megawatt wind turbines at its research farm near here.