by Emily Atkin Posted on March 13, 2015 Updated: March 13, 2015
The Production Tax Credit for wind is important to achieving significant wind growth, but it doesn't look like Congress will renew it.
by Katie Valentine Posted on February 6, 2015
The health study comes in spite of the fact that other studies have cast doubt on claims that wind turbines cause health impacts.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 20, 2015
The cost of generating renewable energy is now equal to or below the cost of fossil fuels in many parts of the world.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 8, 2015 Updated: January 9, 2015
According to the Energy Information Agency, cold weather was the main reason carbon dioxide emissions rose by 2.5 percent domestically in 2013.
by Ari Phillips Posted on January 5, 2015
2015 will see more growth of the industry across Europe with political and regulatory decisions weighing heavily in the years ahead.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 18, 2014
The extension is retroactive through 2014, but still expires at the end of this year, rendering it effectively useless as far as planning for new wind projects goes.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 9, 2014
Navigant Research anticipates that small-scale solar, wind, and other forms of electricity will increase from 87.3 gigawatts of capacity around the world in 2014 to 165.5 gigawatts in just nine years.
by Jeff Spross Posted on December 3, 2014 Updated: December 4, 2014
Backers of the production tax credit for wind say the extension in the current bill is too short, while a standoff over other credits in the deal may kill the legislation anyway.
by Ari Phillips Posted on December 1, 2014 Updated: December 1, 2014
E.ON told shareholders that it will place "a particular emphasis on expanding its wind business in Europe and in other selected target markets," and that it will also "strengthen its solar business."
by Ari Phillips Posted on November 5, 2014
Wind turbines generated enough electricity in October to power 3,045,000 homes in the U.K. -- more than enough for all the homes in Scotland.