27 May '12, 11pm

Vestas gets green light for Kent offshore wind factory - Business Green: BBC NewsVestas gets green light for Ken...

Vestas ' plans to develop an offshore wind turbine factory in Kent have taken a major step forward, after the project received a green light from the local council. According to the BBC , Swale Borough Council planning committee approved Vestas' application to build a new factory at a 70-hectare site at Sheerness in Kent late last week. Planning approval will now be passed to the government for a final decision. FURTHER READING Chair announced for Green Investment Bank Goldman Sachs plans $40bn clean energy investments The decision comes one year after the Danish wind turbine manufacturer signed a deal to secure exclusive rights to the land , with a view to building a manufacturing and installation facility for its planned 7MW offshore turbine, designed for the Round 3 wind farms that will be in deeper waters far from the coastlines. However, Vestas has said it will only p...

Full article: http://www.businessgreen.com/bg/news/2179978/vestas-green...

Tweets

Ernst & Young: Green investors fear UK dash for...

businessgreen.com 28 May '12, 11am

Fears the UK will use gas-fired power stations to deal with its looming energy crisis rather than turn to renewable source...

Ferraris May Be Red, But Their Factory Is Green and Gorgeous

Ferraris May Be Red, But Their Factory Is Green...

treehugger.com 30 May '12, 2pm

But the architecture is not just about style and aesthetics. In the machining center, where engine blocks fresh from the f...

Green energy contracts - a worthwhile business ...

businessgreen.com 28 May '12, 11pm

At Apollo Energy we're finding it's now increasingly common for energy suppliers to offer both green and brown business en...

Top Gear racing track gets the green light with...

businessgreen.com 28 May '12, 11pm

Sharp-eyed Top Gear viewers may just be able to spot 8,500 newly-installed solar panels as Jeremy Clarkson puts the latest...

EDF: London is mission-critical to Green Deal s...

businessgreen.com 28 May '12, 11pm

A new report backed by EDF Energy will today call on London's 33 boroughs to consider becoming Green Deal providers that w...

China to finance multi-MW wind turbine developm...

windpowermonthly.com 27 May '12, 11pm

The funds will be applied to develop transmission, blade materials and grid access technology. China's National Energy Bur...

[News] - adidas adiZero Crazy Light 2 New Colorways

[News] - adidas adiZero Crazy Light 2 New Color...

kicksonfire.com 29 May '12, 4am

just hit the retail circuit in four colorways, but it looks like four NEW colorways are in the works. Shared via the adida...

Offshore Atlantic Transmission Line Moves Forward

ecogeek.org 27 May '12, 6pm

The proposed project is a high-voltage, direct-current subsea transmission system that would collect power generated by wi...

Mitsubishi Factory 3 Tour, where the Mirage is made

Mitsubishi Factory 3 Tour, where the Mirage is ...

paultan.org 29 May '12, 8am

The third is brand new. Its robots and lights were officially powered up in March 2012 for the specific task of producing ...

Two Wind Farms, 433MW of Vestas, Suzlon Wind Tu...

cleantechnica.com 24 May '12, 5am

News is filtering out of the renewable energy manufacturers that stand to benefit as a result of the conclusion of South A...

Inside Tesla - 5.29.12 | Blog | Tesla Motors via @TeslaMotors

Inside Tesla - 5.29.12 | Blog | Tesla Motors vi...

teslamotors.com 29 May '12, 5pm

Welcome to our first edition of “Inside Tesla!” This series of Tuesday updates is designed to take you behind the scenes o...

Energize with Natural Light - Green News, Educa...

greenbuildermag.com 07 Jun '12, 7am

Homeowners have the same desire for bringing added daylight into their homes. As a result, when it comes time to replace t...

#Siemens brings offshore #wind #power plant in #China online:

#Siemens brings offshore #wind #power plant in ...

siemens.com 31 May '12, 11am

The Jiangsu Rudong Offshore Wind Power Plant began operation in May 2012 and is Siemens' first order for offshore wind pow...

GL Garrad Hassan plans new offshore certificati...

windpowermonthly.com 28 May '12, 9am

The announcement,which was made in the company's 2011 annual report, comes as GL has been commissioned to certify Siemens'...