01 Mar '12, 2pm

Take a few minutes to check out these incredible new solar & wind power projects: via @CleanTechnica

Take a few minutes to check out these incredible new solar & wind power projects: via @CleanTechnica

A lot of new, large, solar and wind power projects have been announced, finished, or funded in the past day or so, so I thought I’d do a combined post on all of these together. Washington’s Largest Wind Power Project , the 343-MW Lower Snake River Wind Facility -Phase I, began commercial operation yesterday. The wind farm will help Puget Sound Energy’s 1.1 million electric customers with more renewable, emissions-free power. The project includes 149 Siemens 2.3-MW wind turbines and will produce enough electricity, on average, to power 100,000 homes. (More info at Puget Sound Energy .) One of Enfinity’s solar plants for the City of Reno. 10 New Solar Installations in Reno . Enfinity America Corporation announced the completion of 10 solar projects in Reno, Nevada yesterday. “The installations will generate over 1,800 megawatt-hours (MWh) annually – approximately 18% of the ...

Full article: http://cleantechnica.com/2012/03/01/new-solar-wind-power-...

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