Wind Power| Kingfisher Wind Project, Oklahoma

The Kingfisher Wind Project will be built in central Oklahoma and is expected to be in commercial operation by the end of 2015. The project will be capable of producing up to 298MW of energy and this will be able to supply power for around 100,000 homes each year. The project will be sited in […] Read more »

High-Altitude Wind Power: Nature Technology Systems

High-altitude wind power is making it possible to access the consistent wind currents at altitudes that are far beyond those that are accessible with standard tower based turbines. One of the device technologies that is building momentum is kite power developed by Nature Technology Systems and although this technology is largely untested in the commercial […] Read more »

Wind Power | Hereford 2 Wind Project, Texas

Construction of the Hereford 2 wind power project has begun in Castro County, Texas. The project is being developed by Lincoln Renewable Energy which is a developer of wind and solar projects. The project is a 300 MW wind farm that will be located around 50 miles to the southwest of Amarillo and will connect […] Read more »

Tafila Wind Farm, Jordan Gets Investment From Masdar

A financing agreement has been announced by the Jordan Wind Project Company (JWPC) for construction to begin on a 38 turbine wind farm in the southern governorate of Tafila in Jordan. The wind farm will have a maximum generating capacity of 117 MW. The electricity generated by the facility will be sold to Jordan’s National […] Read more »

Wind Power | Castine Project Connects Offshore Wind Turbine

Off the coast of Castine, Maine the first grid-connected offshore floating wind turbine prototype was acknowledged by the Energy Department. This is another significant step forward in the growth of the offshore wind power industry and it represents the first concrete-composite floating platform wind turbine to be deployed in the world. “Developing America’s vast renewable […] Read more »