New Large Wind Farm Means Clean Energy and More Jobs

Thanks to a successful collaboration between the public and private sectors, one of the largest on-shore wind farms in the world went online this week at Shepherds Flat Wind Farm near Arlington, Ore. With the...

Turbine Turns Air into Drinkable Water

With recent flooding around the globe, it may seem like water is overly abundant. However, nearly 20 percent of the world’s population lives in areas without access to fresh drinking water. French inventor...

Flat-Pack Turbine Targets Urban Landscape

A new wind turbine by renewable energy firm McCamley UK in Staffordshire, England, may soon be changing the sound and shape of the urban landscape. The firm’s new flatpack wind turbine requires no supporting...

GE Installs First Wind-Powered EV Charging Station

What’s wrong with this picture? Upon first glance it appears as if an engineer popped a windmill on top of an electrical plug and put grass on the roof of the pay station. Well, in essence, they did. The...

The Dawning of a New Energy Era

In a recent interview with the Financial Times, General Electric CEO Jeff Immelt says nuclear power is so expensive compared with other forms of energy that it’s hard to justify investing in it. Coming from...