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Chinese Invest $1.5 Billion in West Texas Wind…

Despite the tightness of global credit markets the Chinese are showing a willingness to finance renewable energy projects wherever they may be. A consortium of Chinese businesses backed by Chinese banks have committed $1.5 billion…

Storms Push Wind Power in Spain to 40…

The UK newspaper The Guardian reported that a recent period of extremely windy weather in Spain helped set a new wind-power generation record for the country, with “40 percent of the country’s energy needs being…

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A Look at the REAL Numbers Involved in…

Too often when reporting on renewable energy news, we bloggers can sometimes project the feeling that everything is going to be alright, look at all the pretty technology we're rolling out and saying it will…

Are Home Wind Turbines Doomed to Fail?

A British study warns that home wind turbines are only generating a fraction of electricity promised by the manufacturers while some even fail to provide enough energy to run the turbine's electronics. The survey conducted…