U.S. to expand wind incentives

The proposal from the Democrats and Republicans on tax incentives, known as PTC (Production Tax Credits), has been welcomed by the entire wind energy sector. The two main U.S. parties have drawn up a ...

Mexico doubled its wind power

While it is expected that the capacity of wind power generation in Mexico doubled in 2011 compared to last year, it still faces difficulties in funding and infrastructure that allows its use throughou...

Electric cars prepared for wireless charging

London is the stage where the first test of wireless charging for electric vehicles will take place. The test is of great importance for the automotive industry and will take place in early 2012 in th...

Renewable energy project in Lesotho

Lesotho is expected to generate 6,000 megawatts of wind power and 4,000 MW of hydro, largely to South Africa. Lesotho, one of the poorest countries in Africa, plans to build wind farms and hydroelectr...

Air China: first biofuel test flight in China

A collaboration between China and the United States, the first test flight using biofuel demonstration China launched the Beijing International Airport on October 28, 2011. The airliner-type B747-400 ...

Mios: the first part of a forestry solar farm

The first solar park built in a forest area was inaugurated on October 28 at Mios in Gironde department by Juwi EnR group, in the presence of the Sub-Prefect of Arcachon and the Mayor of the town of 6...

China will need 1,000 GW of wind power by 2050

China aims to become the leader in renewable energy. It is the major manufacturer of wind turbines and solar photovoltaic energy industry employs half a million people. Wind power in China could reach...