Wind

Technical articles and commentary on wind power generation issues for power plant owners and operators, from siting to financing and operating

Recession Reduces Demand for Electricity
Recession Reduces Demand for Electricity

When roving Contributing Editor Mark Axford attended several recent energy conferences, he found the same questions asked at each one about new U.S. generation sources and consumption patterns. Unfortunately, the…



POWER Digest (June 2009)

UK’s NDA Announces Winning Bids of Land for New Nuclear Plants. The UK’s Nuclear Decommissioning Authority (NDA) in late April announced the winners of its eBay-style auction process for the…


Banking Wind
Banking Wind

This spring, Xcel Energy, along with state and technology partners, is set to test what the utility says is the first battery capable of storing wind energy. The ability to…