Wind power is the use of wind to generate electricity. Wind turbines convert the kinetic energy in the wind into mechanical power. This mechanical power can then be used to generate electricity. Wind power is a renewable energy source and has been used for centuries for sailing and milling. Wind power is a viable option for generating electricity for homes and businesses.
Siemens Gamesa’s RecyclableBlade has been selected by RWE for 44 SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbines to be installed at the Sofia offshore wind power project off the east coast of the UK.
Read the full story in the New York Times. When Gov. Kathy Hochul laid out her plan for accelerating the development of New York’s offshore wind industry a year ago, she promised thousands of jobs for state residents. Today, New York’s first wind farm in the Atlantic Ocean is under construction. Crews in hard hats…
Faced with embargoes of Russian oil and gas, Europe ramped up production of solar and wind power, got serious about energy conservation, and tweaked policies to speed its green transition. Despite fears of increased emissions, the EU remained on track to meet its climate goals.