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Government Subsidies Keeping Wind Energy Afloat: NCPA

July 20, 2016 - in Energy

Dallas, TX  –State subsidies to renewable energy give an unfair advantage to more expensive and inefficient sources of energy, while requiring taxpayers and ratepayers to pick up the tab, warns a new report from the National Center for Policy Analysis.…

Energy Department Supports Iowa State Studies of Concrete for Taller Wind Turbine Towers

September 22, 2014 - in Design/Engineering, Energy, Projects, Renewables

The U.S. Department of Energy has awarded Iowa State engineers $1 million to study how high-strength concrete can be used to build taller wind turbine…

Secretary Jewell, Governor Patrick Announced the Nation’s Largest Offshore Wind Energy Area Available for Commercial Development

June 17, 2014 - in Energy, Projects, Site Development

As part of President Obama’s Climate Action Planto create American jobs, develop domestic clean energy resources and cut carbon pollution, Secretary…

Localized Wind Power Proliferates Near Homes, Farms and Factories

August 6, 2013 - in Energy

Americans are increasingly installing wind turbines near their homes, farms and businesses to generate their own energy, concludes a new report released today. The 2012 Market Report on Wind Technologies in Distributed Applications is the first comprehensive…