Green light for new Scottish onshore wind farms

Meanwhile, Muirhall Energy also received planning approval for its 25.6MW project near Langholm last week, also by Dumfries and Galloway council. The eight-turbine Loganhead wind farm will also have a community benefit package, worth £128,000 a year … #windpower #windenergy #renewables #windfarm #cleanenergy

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Climate Change Could Take the Air Out of Wind Farms

Big offshore wind farms power Europe’s drive for a carbon-free society, while rows of spinning turbines across America’s heartland churn enough energy to power 25 million US homes. But a new study predicts that a changing climate will weaken winds that … #windpower #windenergy #renewableenergy

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Honda just unveiled a motorcycle that’s sorta powered by wind

Honda is experimenting with wind energy to power motorcycle information amenities. At the recent EICMA in Milan, the Honda CB4 Interceptor concept platform bore a headlight nacelle-mounted wind tunnel. An automotive concept platform is a vehicle that …and more » #windpower #windenergy #cleanenergy #wind

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DNV GL suggests that artificial Intelligence could boost wind farm productivity

Artificial intelligence (AI) will increasingly automate operations over the next several years in the wind and solar industries, and boost efficiencies across the renewable energy sector, according to a recent DNV GL position paper. The position paper … #windenergy #windpower #renewableenergy

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Licence agreement for vertical-axis generator

Under the deal, VertAx will be able to use the university-designed generator in its “multi-megawatt” vertical-axis offshore wind turbine. “This allows us to take the next step as we develop our turbine to compete in the expanding offshore market …and more » #windpower #windenergy #wind #renewableenergy

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