6 ways to protect bats and birds from wind turbines
October 22, 2019, 11:17 a.m. by Russell McLendon
Wind turbines can kill birds and bats, but they don't have to. Here are a few ways to help them coexist.
'Windlicht' is an otherworldly LED laser show held on a Dutch wind farm
March 15, 2016, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Pink Floyd soundtrack not included.
Wind turbines and bridges: A match made in clean energy heaven?
August 4, 2015, 7:18 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Multitasking infrastructure on the Canary Islands could power as many as 500 homes.
Egg-shaped hideaway gives whole new meaning to 'escape pod'
May 26, 2015, 9:30 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Powered by the wind and sun, Ecocapsule is the ultimate off-grid micro-home for vagabond vacationers.
Seals may use wind farms as hunting grounds
July 22, 2014, 9:30 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
Researchers suggest man-made structures in the oceans may act like artificial reefs that shelter potential prey, making them attractive hunting spots.
How snow can help build better wind turbines
June 25, 2014, 9:46 a.m. by Charles Q. Choi, LiveScience
By studying how snow moves in the wake of a turbine, researchers can develop better blades and frames while also increasing energy gathering and efficiency.
A blimp with a mission: Helium-filled wind turbine to take float in Alaska [Video]
April 3, 2014, 4:55 p.m. by Matt Hickman
FaFairbanks will be the first commercial deployment site for BAT (Buoyant Altitude Turbine), an inflatable turbine that harnesses wind energy at 1,000 feet.
Judd Hirsch: Neighborly fuss over wind turbine is 'baloney'
November 18, 2013, 9 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Residents in a sleepy New York town are making a lot of noise over the noise that they fear will forever disrupt their community if 'Taxi' actor Judd Hirsch is given the green light to erect a wind turbine on his property.