09 Nov '11, 1pm

Green Blog: Nearly 500 Birds Found Dead at Wind Farm: A consultant says that migrating birds apparently were att...

A West Virginia wind farm that I wrote about last month because of its battery installation was the site of a big bird kill in October, according to a consultant’s report for the Fish and Wildlife Service. AES Energy Storage The battery storage area at the Laurel Mountain wind farm. But it wasn’t the blades of the wind machines that killed the birds, according to the consultant. Rather, they seem to have been drawn to lights around storage batteries and an associated electrical substation. The Laurel Mountain wind farm, near the town of Elkins, has 1.3 million batteries and electronic components that convert the wind power from direct current to alternating current and back again so the electricity can be put on the grid. The batteries and the electronic equipment are housed in 24 large containers on a gravel pad surrounded by five utility poles, each with a 250-watt flood...

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Green Blog: When Ozone Drops, Farm Workers Step...

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Getty Images Migrant workers harvesting parsley in Wellington, Colo. Opponents of stricter regulation of air pollution typ...

When Ozone Drops, Farm Workers Step Up the Pace

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Getty Images Migrant workers harvesting parsley in Wellington, Colo. Opponents of stricter regulation of air pollution typ...

South Korea to Build World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm, Domestic Wind Power Industry

South Korea to Build World’s Largest Offshore W...

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Located offshore of South Korea’s southwestern coast, the offshore wind farm will be built in three phases by South Korean...

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Électricité de France, the giant power utility and the world’s biggest operator of nuclear power plants, was found guilty ...

Green Blog: Tapping the Tappan Zee for Wind: A ...

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Cassi Alexander for The New York Times The Tappan Zee Bridge, which bears far more traffic than it was designed for and is...

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