Boston-based First Wind is doing big projects in Massachusetts for the first time, but they’re solar power, not wind power.
Pattern Energy Group successfully goes public, and more wind power companies could follow.
First Wind says it could use up to 1,500 megawatts of transmission capacity in New Mexico – if the new lines are built.
First Wind plays host to a snowmobile ride-in at a Maine wind farm, and looks forward to a “Ride the Wind” trail system.
The 69-megawatt Kawailoa wind farm on Oahu’s North Shore goes online; it could help the island avoid burning 300,000 barrels of oil per year.
An empty field on farmland near the Washington-Idaho border is being dug up to erect the first wind farm in the heart of the Palouse region.
A former brownfield in upstate New York now generates 35 MW following the Steel Winds II expansion, powered by the winds off Lake Erie.