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The EU plans to increase its o

The EU plans to increase its offshore windfarm capacity by 250 percent

The EU’s capacity to generate renewable energy from wind is expected to grow by 250 percent,  thanks to new plans drafted by the European Commission that will see windfarms expanding in the North Sea, the Baltic, the Atlantic, the Mediterranean, and the Black Sea. The move comes as the EU is Read More...

Study: realigning wind turbine

Study: realigning wind turbines can boost the energy output of wind farms

People who follow auto racing or sailing know about aerodynamics and wind turbulence. Race cars leave eddies of disturbed air in their wake, slowing down the cars behind. Sailboats have similar eddies of turbulent air streaming back from their sails, slowing down the boats following.  Based Read More...