UK is leader in offshore wind power

Renewable Energy Focus reports that a new study by GlobalData shows the UK remaining the top offshore wind power market through until 2025. Importantly, the UK accounted for an impressive 51.3% share of global offshore capacity in 2014.   UK to remain top offshore wind power market by 2025, with capacity exceeding 23 Gigawatts, says … Continue reading UK is leader in offshore wind power

Obama’s Clean Power Plan good for renewable energy

Every day we are reading more on the impact of Obama’s recently announced Clean Power Plan. Chris Mooney provides a good article in the Washington Post about the impact on the wind industry.   The boom in wind energy couldn’t be coming at a better time The Obama administration’s Clean Power Plan, released last week, … Continue reading Obama’s Clean Power Plan good for renewable energy

Potential effects of low frequency noises from wind turbine blades

Sarah Knapton, Science Editor of the Daily Telegraph writes about new research showing that low frequency noises from turbine blades can be picked up and can trigger a part of the brain linked to emotions.   Wind turbines may trigger danger response in brain Living near a wind turbine could harm emotional wellbeing after scientists … Continue reading Potential effects of low frequency noises from wind turbine blades