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How Uruguay Became a Wind Power Powerhouse
Environment  (tags: energy, uruguay, wind power, environment, humans, world )

Lone
- 17 days ago - renewableenergyworld.com
UruguayâEUR(TM)s wind development was driven by a desire to increase energy security. The country had relied heavily on hydropower historically. But with a decade of dry years between 1997 and 2007
PETITION - Demand Abbott Doesn't Cut Funding for Wind Power!!! PLEASE SIGN!
Environment  (tags: climate-change, climate, CO2emissions, environment, globalwarming, abbott, australia, wind power )

AniMae
- 340 days ago - thepetitionsite.com
Abbott has declared war on renewable energy & all things green. With National symbols like the Great Barrier reef under threat, farms in danger of becoming mines & changing the Renewable Energy Target! He says coal is the future of Australia!!!!
Whirlpool Windmill Produces Power Without Blades
Environment  (tags: birds, wind power, energy, Sustainabililty, environment )

Julie
- 379 days ago - news.yahoo.com
New design for wind power safer for birds
Groups Debunk Myths About Wind Power's Impact on Wildlife
Environment  (tags: wind power, harm to wildlife, energy, environment, wildlife, protection, ecosystems )

Cal
- 886 days ago - ecowatch.com
Wind energy has the lowest environmental impacts of any source of electricity generation, with modern wind power plants collectively being far less harmful to birds than radio towers, tall buildings, and numerous other human-made objects.
TAKE ACTION NOW! Give Offshore Wind An Edge
Environment  (tags: politics, energy, environment, wind power, alternative enegy, Sustainabililty, nature, ecosystems )

Cal
- 1298 days ago - act.oceana.org
Dirty drilling hurts the oceans. Tell your Representative to support safe, clean offshore wind energy today.
Wind Power Helps to Lower Electricity Prices
Environment  (tags: Wind power, energy, environment, humans, pollution, politics, government, green )

Carrie
- 1353 days ago - americanprogress.org
Here's something that shouldn't surprise anyone: A company that benefits from high power prices is lobbying for policies that would raise power prices for consumers.
Subsidizing Big Wind: The Real Costs to Taxpayers
Environment  (tags: Wind Power, Inefficiency, Subsidy, Taxpayer Money, Unsustainable cost, oversubsidized, costly and inefficient, boondoggle, irresponsible spending, Green Energy failure )

Paula
- 1359 days ago - manhattan-institute.org
A look at the wind industry from four different angles--direct subsidies, mandates, cost of jobs produced, and ongoing exemptions from federal wildlife laws--shows that no other part of the energy industry receives such preferential treatment.
Set the Record Straight and Protect Wind and Wildlife ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, habitat, nature, protection, wind power )

Cher
- 1870 days ago - change.org
Take action today to stand up for fair guidelines for the wind industry, and a clean energy future
Let's Learn From Google -- Let's Get Off Offshore Oil and Onto Offshore Wind ! PLEASE TAKE ACTION ! !
Environment  (tags: environment, energy, wind power, habitat, nature, protection )

Cher
- 2078 days ago - change.org
Google is investing big money into a massive offshore wind energy super-highway. We have a ton of offshore wind potential in the US and apparently Google thinks it's time to take advantage of that potential.
Wind Power Uses Ground-Breaking Radar System for Protection of Wildlife
Environment  (tags: environment, wildlife, protection, wind power, radar system )

Cher
- 2287 days ago - evwind.es
Project Uses Ground-Breaking Radar System for Protection of Wildlife. Pattern Energy Group LP (Pattern) announced it has acquired the 283 megawatt (MW) Gulf Wind energy project (Gulf Wind) from Babcock & Brown.
UK Can Have Wind Power and Wildlife
Environment  (tags: wind turbines, wildlife, wind power, environment, protection, nature, animals )

Cher
- 2648 days ago - wildlifeextra.com
The UK could greatly increase the number of onshore wind farms it builds without trashing wildlife, according to a new report commissioned by the RSPB for Institute for European Environmental Policy (IEEP), which found the UK lagging far behind in the
Galapogos Islands Go Green. Video
Environment  (tags: Galapogos Islands, wind power, going green, wildlife, nature, conservation, habitat, ecosystems )

Cher
- 2996 days ago - necn.com
It was a tough assignment: figure out how to bring renewable energy to one of the most environmentally sensitive places on the planet. That place is the Galapagos Islands home to a large number of rare and endangered animals. Those animals are threatened
Family on Climate-Change Quest
Environment  (tags: climate, global warming, weather, wind power, Solar Power )

Brian
- 3063 days ago - smh.com.au
wnMEET the Swiss family who put even the "greenest" among us to shame. The Schworers are on a round-the-world mission powered only by wind, solar and human energy to raise awareness for global warming.
EU Targets Could Force Britain to Build Thousands of Wind Turbines - Britain
Environment  (tags: britain, eu, wind power, tidal energy, europe, government, environment )

Chrissy
- 3078 days ago - timesonline.co.uk
The British coastline is set for a dramatic increase in wind farms and tidal energy plants as the Government strives to meet a European target for renewable energy. The pressure to speed up plans for thousands of wind turbines and the controversial Severn
Duke Energy Acquires Tierra Wind Business
Environment  (tags: conservation, environment, globalwarming, research, world, enery, wind power )

Erika
- 3311 days ago - energy-daily.com
Duke Energy announced that it has acquired the wind power development business of Tierra Energy, a leading wind power development company
 

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