Breaking Wind: The Odd Culture of Wind Farm Protests

Wind farms are popping up all over the world with the lure of cleaner electric generation and a lessened dependency on fossil fuels. Renewable energy, including solar, hydroelectric, geothermal, and…

Birds halt wind project in Toledo

Plans for a wind power project in Ohio have been stalled after two organizations threatened lawsuits with concerns about migrating birds in the region. The Toledo, Ohio wind turbine was…

Wind Power Blows Away Fossil Fuel Competitors

Strong winds in the Midwest are normally regarded as dangerous and damaging as tornadoes frequently sweep through the region, often leaving paths of destruction. But on a positive note, these…

Ethiopia’s Got the Power with New Wind Farm

The largest sub-Saharan wind farm has officially started production in Ethiopia after the third and final phase was completed this month. The Ashegoda wind farm will now provide an alternative…

Google Nearly Doubles Wind Energy Portfolio

For the past few years, Google has been at the forefront of some of the largest projects between the renewable energy industry and the private sector. Collectively, the company has…