08 Feb '12, 9am

wind power now supplying 3% of world's electricity. wind energy grew by 21% in 2011. #windworks #auswind

Scientific study by Government of Massachusetts: No evidence for "Wind Turbine Syndrome" Best practices in wind farm planning and community involvement minimize negative impacts and maximize benefits from wind power WWEC2012 will focus on community-based approaches Bonn (WWEA), 1 February 2012 – The Massachusetts Department of Environmental Protection and the Massachusetts Department of Public Health published recently a scientific study on health impacts of wind turbines. The study was undertaken by a panel of independent experts "to identify any documented or potential health impacts of risks that may be associated with exposure to wind turbines, and, specifically, to facilitate discussion of wind turbines and public health based on scientific findings". No scientific evidence could be found that the so called "wind turbine syndrome" exists. However, the authors suggests...

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Installed Wind Power Capacity Up 21% Globally in 2011

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cleantechnica.com 08 Feb '12, 1pm

Market statistics released Tuesday by the Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) show that over 41,000 megawatts (or 41 gigawat...

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treehugger.com 07 Feb '12, 6pm

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70% of New EU Power from Renewable Energy in 2011, 47% from Solar & 21% from Wind

70% of New EU Power from Renewable Energy in 20...

cleantechnica.com 07 Feb '12, 4pm

If you couldn't guess, I spend most of my time on CleanTechnica and Planetsave . I'm the director/editor of both sites and...

#newfact: 21% of all #energy capacity installed...

ewea.org 06 Feb '12, 12pm

In 2011, 9,616 MW of wind energy capacity was installed in the EU, making a total of 93,957 MW - enough to supply 6.3% of ...

EU wind energy capacity grew 11 percent in 2011...

e360.yale.edu 06 Feb '12, 5pm

06 Feb 2012: EU Wind Energy Capacity Grew 11 Percent in 2011, Report Says More than 9,600 megawatts of wind power capacity...

EU wind energy capacity grew 11 per cent during...

businessgreen.com 06 Feb '12, 11am

The EU added 9,616MW of wind energy capacity during 2011, making up more than a fifth of total new power installations, in...

#GWEC Global wind statistics released today!

gwec.net 07 Feb '12, 9am

21% increase in global installed capacity Brussels, 7 February 2012. The Global Wind Energy Council annual market statisti...

World's largest wind farm erects first offshore wind turbine

World's largest wind farm erects first offshore...

businessgreen.com 07 Feb '12, 1am

The first of 175 turbines to be deployed as part of phase one of the giant London Array offshore wind farm has been erecte...

Wind Levelized Cost of Electricity (LCOE) at All-Time Low: Filed under: Energy News

Wind Levelized Cost of Electricity (LCOE) at Al...

cleantechnica.com 09 Feb '12, 1pm

It’s been awhile since I read and wrote about so many huge clean energy stories in one day, or in one week. From clean, re...

India: Renewable Energy Investment Outpaces Res...

sustainablebusiness.com 07 Feb '12, 8pm

Funding for solar projects has grown seven-fold since 2010, from $0.6 billion in 2010 to $4.2 billion in 2011, almost reac...

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Opening Today

World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm Opening Today

cleantechnica.com 09 Feb '12, 11am

The world’s largest offshore wind power farm, Walney Farm, is opening off the coast of Cumbria in the UK today. The £1.2-b...

India saw US$10.3bn of clean energy investment ...

renewableenergyfocus.com 07 Feb '12, 11am

The clean energy investment growth was driven by a seven-fold increase in funding for grid-connected solar projects: from ...

"We can get 100 percent of our energy from wind, water, and solar power. And we can do it today"

"We can get 100 percent of our energy from wind...

spectrum.ieee.org 05 Feb '12, 1pm

Economical and Safe: WWS power is economical. The private cost of generating electricity from onshore wind power is alread...

Wind Historian Says: Build New Wind Farms Farther From Neighbors

Wind Historian Says: Build New Wind Farms Farth...

renewableenergyworld.com 09 Feb '12, 3pm

Righter seems to be especially sensitive to the fact that today’s turbines are huge mechanical intrusions on pastoral land...

India Leads World In Green Power Growth For 2011

treehugger.com 03 Feb '12, 4pm

Land Rover Our Planet /CC BY-SA 2.0 India's remarkable growth in solar power , which TreeHugger has been following for som...