Breakthroughs in Wind Energy

Library >> Current Articles on Renewable Energy Resources and Transmission >> Breakthroughs in Wind Energy

Articles on Technological Breakthroughs in Wind Energy

  • China world's wind power leader: new figures
    March 23, 2012 -

    BEIJING, March 23 (Xinhua) -- China consolidated its position as the world's wind power leader in both newly and cumulative installed capacities in 2011, according to official figures released by the China Wind Energy Association (CWEA) on Friday.

  • World Will Install 44 Gigawatts of Wind Power in 2011
    Oct 5, 2011 - Dave Levitan -

    The World Wind Energy Association released its mid-year report for 2011, and showed an increase in installations over the same period a year earlier. A total of 18,405 megawatts of wind power were installed in the first half of this year around the world, up from 16,000 MW in 2010.

  • More Than 1200 MW Set To Enter European Grid
    Sep 1, 2011 - Meg Cichon -

    Grid connectivity is a lingering issue for renewables. Many ideal sources for renewable power tend to be in remote areas with no line access or densely populated areas with undersized, or already over-powered transmission.

  • Increasing its Nation-Leading Wind Capacity: Texas Announces New Wind Developments
    Sep 1, 2011 -

    Located on 30,000 acres of leased land just off the coast of the Gulf of Mexico, the Los Vientos I Windpower Project will be Duke Energy's fourth wind farm in Texas.

  • Innovative wind turbine design triples output
    Oct 14, 2009 - World of

    From the first flight at Kitty Hawk, it took about 50 years to engineer the switch from spinning propellers to more efficient jet engines. Now wind technology could be about to make a similar design leap, barely a decade after the commercial industry’s birth in the U.S.

Related GENI Resources

Definition Wind Energy

Renewable Energy Resource Maps

National Energy Grid Maps

GENI Transmission Library


IREC Connecting to the Grid (Interstate Renewable Energy Council)

CIGRE: International Congress on Large High-Voltage Electric Systems

IEEE/PES International Practices Committee panel sessions

Keywords: Renewable Energy Resources, Library, Articles on Technological Breakthroughs in Wind Energy, sustainable development, global energy network institute, international electricity transmission, grid, power, environmental educational programs, peace, zero population growth, stabilization, life expectancy, infant mortality, free world energy trends, deforestation, climate change, global warming, world game, uhv, hvdc, hvac