Offshore wind farm turbines

Scotland approves another floating wind farm project

If successful, these farms could be a major step forward for offshore wind energy elsewhere.

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    New Battery Design Charges in One Minute

    March 31, 4:24 AM by TreeHugger in Renewable Energy

    Electric devices often have been limited in their use by the time it takes to charge them. Now Toshiba has developed a battery that reaches 80% of a full charge in less than a minute. This has advantages for treehuggers- according to the wonderful google

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    Energy Planning at the Township Level

    March 30, 8:42 AM by TreeHugger in Renewable Energy

    Wayne New Jersey is undertaking a prototype energy plan in grand TreeHuggin-style. Let the pork barrel buzzards and influence peddlers have Washington DC. Economics and common sense, not idealism, are powerful enough forces that small towns can find ways

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    Energy: The Peel Deal

    March 29, 8:34 AM by TreeHugger in Renewable Energy

    Oranges are shaping up to be the real miracle plant. Not only are they delicious, healthy, great at making cleaners and solvents, and even carbon-trapping plastics, but now they may be a source of fuel. A Florida company has received a grant from the

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    Flying Windmills

    March 28, 4:01 AM by TreeHugger in Renewable Energy

    Here is a possible answer to the questions raised in Saturday's :: Where will the turbines be - 30,000 feet up in the jetstream where the wind is strong and steady. Tethered windmills will rise like helicopters when power is put into them, and then

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    Surface of the wall windmill ecological curtain

    March 20, 10:03 AM by TreeHugger in Renewable Energy

    Japanese shopping malls can be pretty ugly- covering them with this new form of windmill wall certainly help the aesthetics. Nice idea but, as an energy saving solution it is questionable- 775 vertical windmills generate 7,551 kw/hrs of power per year:

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