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Category: Renewable Energy :: Wind
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A new frontier in wind energy on Native American land, cultivated by six Sioux tribes 17.10.2018 Design & Innovation | GreenBiz.com
Wanted: corporate backers for two massive new projects in South Dakota.
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Microsoft has figured out a way to reduce risks associated with PPAs 16.10.2018 Resource Efficiency | GreenBiz.com
A new sort of contract known a volume firming agreement could insulate corporate buyers from weather-related hiccups and the intermittent nature of solar and wind power production.
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European Developer Buys U.S. Offshore Wind Pioneer 8.10.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
Ørsted A/S said Monday that it would acquire Deepwater Wind, a leading U.S. offshore wind developer, from hedge fund D.E. Shaw Group. 
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How feasible is California's carbon-free-by-2045 goal? 3.10.2018 GreenBiz.com
Key point: The law does not define "zero-carbon".
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The 2018 VERGE Vanguard Awards 17.9.2018 Energy & Climate | Greenbiz.com
A salute to the pioneers and leaders at the intersection of tech and sustainability.
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Can Los Angeles use the Hoover Dam as a giant battery? 12.9.2018 GreenBiz.com
Sure, it's an ambitious plan — but the hurdles could be more historical than technical.
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Future massive wind turbines in MN face blowback from neighbors 10.9.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
The most powerful wind turbines ever seen in the state could soon be built in southwest Minnesota. The industry is ramping up turbine size in the name of efficiency, but the skyscraper-sized machines are also attracting more public opposition.
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Airbus Looks Windward, Will Put Sails on Ships Moving Plane Parts 8.9.2018 Wall St. Journal: US Business
The jet maker will use wind power to move cargo from Europe to Alabama in the latest effort by companies to cut costs and emissions in ocean transport.
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Maersk Tankers Turns to Wind Power to Cut Soaring Fuel Costs 30.8.2018 Wall St. Journal: World
Marine fuel prices are soaring and the shipping industry is looking for ways to harness ocean winds to power oceangoing vessels. Danish shipping company Maersk Tankers said it has installed devices that are effectively high-tech sails that could cut the vessel’s fuel bill by up to 10%.
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A 'huge disappointment': St. Cloud VA to remove failed wind turbine 22.8.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: Law & Justice
The turbine was part of an effort by the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs to use more renewable energy at its facilities across the country.
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Wheeler expected to weaken the Clean Power Plan even as pollution reduction costs are dropping 17.8.2018 Climate 411 - Environmental Defense Fund
EPA Acting Administrator Andrew Wheeler is reportedly taking steps to nix the Clean Power Plan– America’s only national limits on carbon pollution from existing power plants – in favor of a weak substitute that does almost nothing to protect us from climate change and would increase harmful pollution that contributes to soot and smog. There […]
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Apple, Akamai, Etsy and Swiss Re get together to buy clean power 9.8.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Collectively, the foursome will bring 290 megawatts of solar and wind power to the Eastern electric grid.
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North Carolina celebrates ‘American Wind Week’ with optimism for the future 8.8.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
North Carolina celebrates ‘American Wind Week’ with optimism for the future
Clean Energy Deal Tracker: AT&T, Facebook and Walmart stand out in another strong quarter 26.7.2018 Small Business | GreenBiz.com
Plus, MGM Resorts checks in with a huge Nevada solar project.
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Study: Carbon-free electricity possible by 2050 24.7.2018 Minnesota Public Radio: News
A group of utilities, environmental groups and state regulators has released a plan for how states could meet all of their electricity needs without carbon emissions. The group says it can be achieved by mid-century
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Report: More renewables could mean 5,000 new jobs and $8B in investment for Ohio 19.7.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
Report: More renewables could mean 5,000 new jobs and $8B in investment for Ohio
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As subsidies wane, market forces drive the growth of renewables 16.7.2018 GreenBiz.com
Competitive bidding on new power installations is increasingly common worldwide. But along come risks, including the elimination of smaller green energy producers.
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Apple fronts clean energy fund to invest $300 million in China 13.7.2018 Business Operations | GreenBiz.com
Model could be replicated in other countries.
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A regionalized energy grid creates a home for California’s wasted renewables 11.7.2018 Main Feed - Environmental Defense
A regionalized energy grid creates a home for California’s wasted renewables
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There Are a Few Things Environmentalists Actually Do Agree On 7.7.2018 Mother Jones
This story was originally published by Grist and appears here as part of the Climate Desk collaboration. Sometimes the most vicious fights occur over the smallest differences. Brutal battles have pitted Catholics that kneel in prayer against Protestant sects that stood before the same God. There’s a (possibly apocryphal) story from the US House of Representatives about a senior […]
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