Wind power

The ordinance would essentially ban wind farms in Boone County

The residents of Boone County see clean, affordable wind power as an important part of our future. In a statewide voting measure supporting a renewable energy standard, voters in the county backed it by a two-thirds majority. The county’s largest city has adopted aggressive climate goals requiring bold action quickly. …

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World’s Largest Floating Wind Power Project Completed

Cobra Wind has commissioned the Kincardine floating wind farm near the Scottish coast for Pilot Offshore Renewables. With 50 MW, it is the largest installation of this type. The American Bureau of Shipping or ABS, which has ranked Kincardine Offshore Wind as the world’s largest floating wind farm, has revealed …

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The sunny side of the hottest month on Earth

It might have been easy to miss because it has become so common. On average across the planet, July 2021 was the hottest month on record. That month is slightly higher than the previous July three tie in 2016, 2019 and 2020 for that questionable statistic. It is inevitable that …

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