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The 10 Biggest Turbines in the World

As wind energy pushes to reduce the cost of energy, manufacturers have increasingly sought to increase the size of turbines. Economically, and environmentally, it makes good sense. A study by Swiss and Dutch Scientists, led by Marloes Caduff from ETH Zurich’s Institute of Environmental Engineering, showed that the larger the...

Aboukir Primary Goes Solar

  The Aboukir Primary School in rural St Ann is on its way to being fully powered by solar energy following the donation of solar panels by the United States-based Renewable Energy Solar Education and Technology (RESET) Core Corp, last December. The 10 solar panels, along with an inverter and...

February Completion For Wigton III On Track

The  construction of Wigton III, the 24- megawatt (MW) expansion of the Wigton Windfarm in Rose Hill, Manchester, is slated to be completed on time and within budget. A February completion was set for the US$45-million construction project which is being implemented by the renowned Spanish wind energy company, Gamesa,...

Think You Know Energy? Take Our Quiz.

The past few years have seen momentous shifts in the production of fossil fuels and the use of renewable and other energy sources. Here are 25 questions to test your knowledge of what’s happening in the energy world. Christopher Berkey/S&C Electric Company/AP/ File  In this 2012 photograph, EPB technicians connect high voltage...