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  • It sounds like a flight of fantasy: mount wind turbine generators on gigantic kites , then fly them a ... path | Photo: Makani Power Regular readers of ReWire may well wonder whether this type of wind turbine offers less ...
  • 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 ...
  • Wind turbines are killing bald and golden eagles nationwide, and the death toll is ... facility eagle mortalities. Pagel, who spoke with ReWire Friday about the paper he co-authored with five other USFWS ...
  • 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 ... install a prototype bladeless wind turbine on a Spanish testing ground | Photo: Vortex Bladeless Society ...
  • ... 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 ...
  • ... all the power generated by the 270-megawatt Happy Hereford Wind Farm in the Texas panhandle near Amarillo. No, we're not making that ... wind power will directly serve the servers. (Otherwise, ReWire would have come up with a joke about wind -powered cloud storage.) ...
  • A large wind turbine burst into flame late Friday night in the mountains above ... group Friends of Mojave at which fire danger of wind turbines had been discussed. ... -- especially if those oils are old or dirty. Fortuna told ReWire that many of the large turbines in the area develop significant ...
  • 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 ...
  • An enclosed wind turbine design that may be safer for wildlife and the public is ... to its manufacturers. FloDesign 's enclosed wind turbines could also offer more efficient conversion of wind energy with ... . Some of the aerodynamic engineering terminology made ReWire's metaphoirical eyes glaze over a bit, but the basics are relatively ...
  • 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 ...

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