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Windfarms break energy record in Spain - The Guardian

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Windfarms break energy record in Spain
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Over the last three months wind farms produced more electricity than any other power source in Spain for the first time ever, an industry group has said.
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VLF Tester - Offshore wind farm - OilVoice (press release)

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VLF Tester - Offshore wind farm
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I am currently looking for a VLF tester to work on an offshore wind farm in Germany working on HV cables.
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Vestas to supply Uruguay and Netherlands with wind turbines - EcoSeed

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EcoSeed Vestas to supply Uruguay and Netherlands with wind turbines EcoSeed The end of September has seen Danish wind power giant Vestas signing two different wind turbine supply agreements – one for an onshore installation in Uruguay and another...
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Japanese company unveils solar and wind powered traffic signal - Billings Gazette

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Japanese company unveils solar and wind powered traffic signal
Billings Gazette
A first-of-its kind wind- and solar-powered traffic signal warning drivers in a school crossing zone on 32nd Street West has gone operational just in time for school.
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Offshore Wind Power: AREVA, Entrepose Projets and Fouré Lagadec Sign ... - Wall Street Journal

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Lacking state policy, local politics test the promise of wind energy in ...

Huffstutlar's farm is now surrounded by the Canadian Hills Wind Farm. The couple hates the turbines: the way they look, sound and make them feel. The Huffstutlars say it's impossible to hide from the 400-foot turbines on their ...
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Top 10 EduBlogs All Online Teachers Must Follow

Top 10 EduBlogs All Online Teachers Must Follow | Wind power and other renewables | Scoop.it

Here’s a list of blogs that feed my teaching soul, hunger for knowledge, and need for deeper insights into teaching,  learning and writing. There are so many wonderful blogs that it’s impossible to list them all here,  so I’m listing the ones that have been most relevant to my own professional development. As such, they should be relevant to any teacher who wants to turn online teaching and/or publishing into a fully-fledged career.

 


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stevecarter's curator insight, August 6, 2013 5:46 AM

A must for our staff

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I am making my way through these but am excited about the content I am finding here. What did educators ever do with all this wisdom before we had the place to make it heard? How wondrous that we can each become an expert and a motivator in our field!

HerrMess's curator insight, September 16, 2013 2:02 PM

Für mehr Blog-Input von medienbegeisterten Lehrern wie uns :-)

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£50 million Belfast Harbour offshore wind terminal completed - Renewable Energy Magazine (press release)

£50 million Belfast Harbour offshore wind terminal completed - Renewable Energy Magazine (press release) | Wind power and other renewables | Scoop.it
£50 million Belfast Harbour offshore wind terminal completed Renewable Energy Magazine (press release) Belfast Harbour has handed over its new £50 million offshore wind terminal to DONG Energy and ScottishPower Renewables in a move which will...
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Germany: Sandbank Requires Contractors for Offshore Wind Farm ...

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Sandbank Offshore Wind GmbH requires contractors for offshore wind farm monopile installations. The wind farm is located in the German Bight, 90 km west of the island of Sylt, in the German Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ).
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blowin' in the wind - The Canberra Times

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The Canberra Times blowin' in the wind The Canberra Times In November, it was reported that Energy Australia told the Climate Change Authority it was concerned community opposition to wind power could make Australia's renewable energy target...
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Wind farms will create more carbon dioxide, say scientists - Telegraph.co.uk

Wind farms will create more carbon dioxide, say scientists - Telegraph.co.uk | Wind power and other renewables | Scoop.it
Telegraph.co.uk Wind farms will create more carbon dioxide, say scientists Telegraph.co.uk The finding, which threatens the entire rationale of the onshore wind farm industry, will be made by Scottish government-funded researchers who devised the...
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Smart Grid Project In Texas Will Test Utility-Scale Energy Storage For Wind Power - PlanetSave.com

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Smart Grid Project In Texas Will Test Utility-Scale Energy Storage For Wind Power
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Anyway, that all just sets the stage for the focus of this article.
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Spain: Wind Power Now Top Source of Electricity! - Care2 News ...

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Spain has vowed to derive 40 percent of its electric power from renewable energy sources by 2020, and already has renewable systems in place that produce around 25 percent of their energy. Spain gets 3 Euros back for ...
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First application accepted for Dogger Bank offshore wind development - Windtech International

First application accepted for Dogger Bank offshore wind development Windtech International The application for Dogger Bank Creyke Beck, comprising two offshore wind farms with a total installed capacity of up to 2.4GW, was submitted in August...
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Sierra Club pushes Christie to create wind farms - Philly.com

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The Sierra Club launched an ad campaign Monday aimed at pressuring Gov. Christie into making building offshore wind farms a priority.
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Wind power and eagle deaths - Casper Star-Tribune Online

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Wind power and eagle deaths
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A recent letter in the Star Tribune (“No more wind tower,” Sept. 22) misstates the facts about wind power and eagles.
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Wind power is being shoved down our throats - Boston Globe

Wind power is being shoved down our throats Boston Globe Once the high-fiving is completed by all concerned parties, I'm wondering whether taxpayers in Massachusetts and across the country will be receiving a big thank-you for the massive amounts...
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Dutch Wind Turbine Purchase Sets World Crowdfunding Record

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Raising €1.3 million in just thirteen hours, 1700 Dutch households that came together to buy shares in a wind turbine have set a new world record for crowdfunding.
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Vestas receives 400 MW turbine order for wind-energy projects in ...

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With reference to the Vestas Wind Systems A/S company announcement No. 40 of 26 September 2013, Vestas has received a 400 MW order from Duke Energy Renewables for two wind-energy projects in Texas. The projects ...
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Ship collision at Bard 1 offshore project - Windpower Monthly (subscription)

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Ship collision at Bard 1 offshore project
Windpower Monthly (subscription)
GERMANY: A ship has collided with a wind turbine's offshore foundation at the Bard Offshore 1 offshore wind farm, currently under construction in the German North Sea.
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Time to seize the moment on offshore wind

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UK Government's electricity market reforms risking jobs and investment.
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HIE, Scottish Enterprise Launch R&D Funding Call for Offshore Wind ...

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Highlands and Islands Enterprise (HIE) and Scottish Enterprise have launched a research and development funding call to support project ideas with the potential to reduce the cost of producing energy from offshore wind.
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Cape Wind: Regulation, Litigation And The Struggle To Develop Offshore Wind ... - Huffington Post

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www.windaction.org | Shepherd's Flat wind farm's $30 million in tax ...

The Oregon Department of Energy said it will reevaluate its recent approval of $30 million in tax credits for the Shepherd's Flat wind farm, a collection of 338 turbines in Gilliam and Morrow counties that bills itself as one of the ...
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Brookfield Takes Control of Western Wind Energy - Private Equity Hub (press release)

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North American Windpower Brookfield Takes Control of Western Wind Energy Private Equity Hub (press release) Brookfield Renewable Energy Partners LP, a renewable power platform managed by Toronto's Brookfield Asset Management, has gained control...
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The wind farms 'that ADD to carbon emissions': Sites built on peat bogs could ... - Daily Mail

The wind farms 'that ADD to carbon emissions': Sites built on peat bogs could ... - Daily Mail | Wind power and other renewables | Scoop.it
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'Peatland is not suitable for wind farms for a whole host of environmental reasons, not just carbon loss,' said Mr Lindsay.
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