A movie premiering in Berlin tells the true story of a young boy from a famine-stricken village in Malawi who studies books about energy then builds a wind turbine that enables farmers to irrigate their land.
Reuters. Wed, 13 Feb 2019 14:54:20 -0500.
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.
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.
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.
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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.