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Report: Low wind speeds threaten land-based wind development

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 23, 2017

Lower-than-expected wind speeds are a top issue for land-based wind farm owners, making it difficult for developers to accurately forecast projects' output before construction begins, according to GCube Underwriting. "The inability to effectively transfer weather risk has led to numerous, high-profile examples of sub-par project performance, directly cited in the financial results of major utilities and portfolio owners, and manifested in damaging ratings downgrades," said the company. ReNews (UK) (05/23)


Scottish Power wins rights to offshore wind farms in N.C., Mass.

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Deepwater, US Wind agree to invest $115M in Md. offshore wind infrastructure

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 26, 2017

Transmission buildout, falling costs trigger Wyo. wind boom

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 26, 2017

AWEA taps EDF's Grimbert to succeed Brown as chairman

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 23, 2017

Vestas introduces InteliLight system for US turbines

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 22, 2017

Wind leaders urge Trump administration to accelerate permitting process

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 25, 2017

Trump budget includes cuts for offshore renewables, BOEM

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 24, 2017

GE Renewable Energy wins 120-turbine supply deal in Texas

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 25, 2017

Opinion: Rural landowners benefit from turbine hosting

Wind Energy SmartBrief | May 22, 2017


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