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A major university just went all in on solar power

A major Australian university is set to achieve carbon neutrality on its energy use and will have all of its energy needs met by solar photovoltaics (solar PV). The University of New South Wales (UNSW) announced Monday that it had entered into a … #solarpower #solarenergy #solarpanels

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Innogy in talks with potential partners over 2 billion pound wind farm

ESSEN, Germany (Reuters) – German energy group Innogy is trying to win financing partners for its planned £2 billion British offshore wind farm Triton Knoll, a group executive said. FILE PHOTO: Innogy logo in Essen, Germany, March 14, 2017. Reuters … #windenergy #wind #energy

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World’s best breezes lead to cheapest wind power in Brazil

In northeast Brazil, beyond the resorts and pristine beaches, lie some of the world’s best winds for generating electricity. Welcome to Serra Branca. It’s a wind generator’s heaven, featuring breezes so perfect for spinning turbines that this Brazilian …and more » #wind #power #energy #renewableenergy

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Siemens Gamesa To Deliver 8-Megawatt Turbines To 500 Megawatt French Offshore Wind Farm

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy announced this week that it will supply 62 of its new 8-megawatt direct-drive offshore wind turbines to the 500 megawatt Saint Brieuc project in France, bringing the company’s total supplied capacity in French waters up …and more » #windenergy #power #windpower

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Danish wind energy sets new record in 2017

COPENHAGEN, Jan. 11 (Xinhua) — Wind power accounted for a record high of 43.4 percent of the total electricity consumption in Denmark in 2017, according to official data released on Thursday. The new record surpasses the previous 2015 record of 42 … #windenergy #energy #cleanenergy

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