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Wind Energy Primary Source of New U.S. Generating Capacity in October

November 29, 2014 by Tom Schueneman

Wind Energy and Generating Capacity

With the latest release of the Energy Infrastructure Update report by the Federal Regulatory Commission’s Office of Energy Projects, wind energy has emerged as the leader in new United States electrical generating capacity for the month of October.[read more]

Energy Reality Meets Climate Reality

September 19, 2014 by David Hone

Climate and Energy Reality


In recent years and as part of the overall push to generate more renewable energy in Germany, considerable wind energy capacity has been installed in this region. While the current level of generation from wind is laudable, it is far from 100% renewable energy.[read more]

Record Number of Wind Energy Projects Under Construction

February 9, 2014 by Tom Schueneman

Wind Energy Projects

For American wind power, 2013 was the best of times, and the worst of times. On one hand, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) reports that 1.084 gigawatts (GW) of wind power came online in 2013, down fully 92 percent from the 13.131 GW of new capacity brought online in 2012.[read more]