EIB grants a loan for a Mexican wind farm

Iberdrola group has received a 78.5 million euro loan from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to finance the creation of a wind farm in south-west Mexico. The EIB funds will support the construction a...

Californian Wind Energy Needs a Boost

If the sun certainly attracts media attention, the wind is not, however, remains in California. The state has the third largest installed wind from behind Texas and Iowa in the United States. Indeed f...

Poseidon: a floating wind park prototype

About two months ago there were a lot of talking about the concept of floating wind farms, which sparked some interesting reactions. Today, a similar proposal is reported that was unveiled late April ...

A wind farm of 100 MW in Morocco in 2011

Recently Alstom signed a contract for a new wind farm Akhfenir with Nareva Holding, a subsidiary of ONA, main industrial and financial group in Morocco. This is the first contract for Alstom on the wi...

Green light to the first U.S. marine park

After nearly a decade of advocacy and debate, the draft of Cape Wind offshore wind farm of 420 MW, has received approval from the US federal Secretary of The Interior Ken Salazar. The Administration e...

Google adds two wind farms to its collection

After having acquired stakes in two companies specializing in renewable energy (eSolar: concentrator solar AltaRock: geothermal), Google continues to invest in the “GreenBusiness” by makin...

France aims for 6000 MW offshore wind capacity

Grenelle Environment’s plan for renewable energy development of France   provides an accelerated development of offshore wind energy, and construction of a plant with a capacity of 6000 MW by ...

Air Force vs Wind Farms

The world’s largest planned wind farm is in the center of a military dispute. The proposed wind farm in the state of Oregon, northwest of the US, which plans to install 338 wind turbines to comp...

Jamaica expands its largest wind farm

9 weeks ago the arrival of Vestas V80 wind turbines of 2 MW each began works to expand the Wigton wind farm installed in 2004, with a capacity of 20.7 MW. The Jamaican government has also announced th...