On September 9th, they entered into an agreement for the sale of the 7.2 MW operating wind farm Skogaby to a fund managed by Allianz Global Investors
Despite the potential collective loss of millions of dollars in electric generation, the U.S. wind energy industry has voluntarily committed to changing how turbines are operated during the bats’ fall migration season, slowing blade rotations to fewer than 1-3 revolutions a minute, depending on blade length, thereby reducing the risk of collision.
K2 Wind is comprised of 140 Siemens 2.3 MW wind turbines and operates under a 20-year PPA with the Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO).
The good news is that support for renewable energy remains high in Australia, according to opinion polls.
Windstream Technologies is the maker of the SolarMill®, a small-scale hybrid wind and solar energy device that can be deployed in a range of environments, including the urban marketplace.
But as wind turbines proliferate, researchers at the University of Kansas are looking at how these forests of turbines affect the wind itself.