Wind

Green Mountain Energy Co. begins service to thousands in NOPEC area

Green Mountain Energy Company is now serving thousands of former Cleveland Electric Illuminating (C.E.I.) customers.

DOE announces major wind energy effort

Secretary of Energy Spencer Abraham today announced the department's Bonneville Power Administration (BPA) will purchase the entire output of a wind project in Gilliam County, Ore.

ENMAX Energy wins Canadian Wind Energy leadership award

ENMAX Corporation today announced its wholly owned subsidiary, ENMAX Energy Corporation, has won a Canadian Wind Energy leadership award for its Greenmax program.

Customer choice would advance renewable energy, DOE study shows

Giving consumers a greater choice of how their electricity is generated could boost solar, wind and other 'green power' sources 40 percent by the end of the decade, a new DOE study shows.

Sec. Richardson signs deal for 260-MW Nevada project

Former U.S. Secretary of Energy Bill Richardson and Senator Harry Reid (D-Nev.) have announced plans for the development of a 260-MW wind plant at the federal government's Nevada Test Site (NTS).

Consumers could inherit wind, AWEA says, if grid wasn’t so biased

Lately, the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) has felt a bit like Don Quixote: lots of tilting at windmills.