Masdar and EDF have won a tender to build a 400MW wind farm in the Kingdom of Saudia Arabia, providing power at a cost of 2.13 cents per kWhr.
By Felicia Jackson, Contributor. Forbes. Tue, 15 Jan 2019 10:06:00 -0500.
China will launch a series of subsidy-free wind and solar projects this year to take advantage of a rapid fall in construction costs since 2012 and tackle a gaping payment backlog, the country's top planning agency said on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 10 Jan 2019 04:11:08 -0500.
Keith Anderson, chief executive of Scottish Power, said he will put up more turbines but only in Scotland and Wales. In 2018, wind accounted for 17 per cent of energy generation in the UK.
Daily Mail. Sun, 06 Jan 2019 00:56:05 +0000.
Norway said on Friday it would build a wind park in an area used for reindeer grazing despite U.N. calls to suspend the project to study the impact on the indigenous herders' livelihoods.
Reuters. Fri, 21 Dec 2018 11:53:39 -0500.
GALVESTON, Texas (AP) - A Texas lawmaker has proposed subsidizing the state's underfunded windstorm insurance and flooding assistance by building casinos in coastal counties. State Rep. Joe Deshotel filed the bill on Dec. ...
Washington Times. Sun, 16 Dec 2018 12:33:04 -0500.
At least three construction-related fires broke out at the site of Ontario's largest wind energy project in the weeks leading up to Parry Sound 33, the massive wildfire that destroyed thousands of hectares of wilderness last summer. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Wed, 5 Dec 2018 04:00:00 EST.
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The word wind is a noun. Wind means (1) the act of winding or twisting, (2) breath, (3) a reflex that expels intestinal gas through the anus, (4) a musical instrument in which the sound is produced by an enclosed column of air that is moved by the breath, (5) an indication of potential opportunity, (6) empty rhetoric or insincere or exaggerated talk, (7) a tendency or force that influences events.
Wind is also a verb that means (1) raise or haul up with or as if with mechanical help, (2) form into a wreath, (3) coil the spring of (some mechanical device) by turning a stem, (4) wrap or coil around, (5) to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course, (6) catch the scent of; get wind of, (7) extend in curves and turns.