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Wind-energy proponents say they’ll continue fight for ease in site restrictions

Wind-energy advocates say they will continue to push to ease restrictions on where wind turbines can be placed, undeterred by a stinging defeat this week in the Ohio General Assembly. The Ohio Senate supported the eased restrictions this week and …and more »

 

Wind Energy Has Officially Become Cheaper Than Fossil Fuels

Industry leaders have estimated that the cost of producing energy using wind farms has dropped to around $100 per megawatt hour, making the energy source as cost effective as coal and nuclear energy.and more » #windenergy #wind #windpower #energy #climate

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Block on mega wind farm schemes lifted | News | Construction News

Four major wind farms are to be built off the east coast of Scotland after a block on the schemes was lifted this week.

 

Wind energy powers up in Greece and Europe

Wind power accounted for 10.1 percent of the total amount of electrical energy produced in Greece last year, just above the European Union average, which stood at 10 percent in 2016. #windenergy #wind #renewables #energy

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Japan to acquire 66 MW wind energy project

GE Renewables Energy – one of the largest wind turbine manufacturers in the world – has announced its development of a 66 megawatt (MW) wind energy project in the Akita prefecture in northern Japan. GE Renewables Energy said it has reached an … #windenergy #windpower #energy

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