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  • An enclosed wind turbine design that may be safer for wildlife and the public is ... FloDesigns' smaller turbines will produce a maximum of 100 kilowatts of power each, ... . Some of the aerodynamic engineering terminology made ReWire's metaphoirical eyes glaze over a bit, but the basics are relatively ...
  • A Spanish startup says its new bladeless wind turbine design is quieter, cheaper, and more efficient than conventional wind turbines -- and safer for birds. But do the company's claims stand up to ... a little bit easier, but the promised lower noise and smaller footprint could mean these oscillating vane wind power generators ...
  • ... seems to be treating the bladeless turbine as breaking news . Regardless of the age of the news about Saphon's design, it ... even really describe how the turbine works, but ReWire did a moment's worth of digging and found some video of The Saphonian ...
  • ... of the death of a golden eagle at the North Sky River wind facility on January 29. The eagle was found near a North Sky River ... that may have been killed due to contact with wind turbines , to contact us," said Jill Birchell, special agent in charge of the ...
  • It sounds like a flight of fantasy: mount wind turbine generators on gigantic kites, then fly them a thousand feet ... path | Photo: Makani Power Regular readers of ReWire may well wonder whether this type of wind turbine offers ...
  • A Portland-based wind company is walking away from a controversial project near Joshua Tree ... that there isn't enough wind to justify building turbines . [scald=39929:kl_image_original_context] This view will ... Manager for the BLM's California Desert District, told ReWire that Element Power filed a formal "Request to Relinquish" its permit ...
  • ReWire takes a look at the stories you thought were the most important, ... analysis of the problems with comparing cat bird kills to wind turbine wildlife mortality is a bit of a sleeper. We published it ... friends have our continuing sympathy. 1) More Good News About The 'Scientific Accident That May Change The World' : An ...
  • Wind facility developers wanting to install several hundred turbines at a go may be faced with disappointing power output unless our ... As Bullis says, developers of wind projects in the smaller sizes prevalent five years ago often found their expectations of ...
  • Shortly after a blade came loose at the Ocotillo Express Wind facility in Imperial County earlier this month, facility operator ... completely removed. Ocotillo resident Parke Ewing told ReWire that the blade throw incident on May 16 happened during a period ...
  • ... ever-multiplying galaxy of bright red warning beacons atop wind turbines . [scald=47870:kl_image_original_context ... Warning lights on Riverside County wind turbines | Photo:  retinafunk /Flickr/ Creative Commons License ...

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