Will Alec Baldwin's own NIMBY-ism thwart his wind turbine plans?
July 18, 2012, 11:40 a.m. by Matt Hickman
Alec Baldwin champions both renewable energy and the preservation of East Hampton, N.Y., with equal passion. So how will things play out now that the actor has proposed a wind turbine for his property?
For wind turbines, bigger is generally greener
June 27, 2012, 10:11 p.m. by Charles Q. Choi, InnovationNewsDaily
With more knowledge, experience and advanced materials, large wind turbines harness more wind without increases in the materials needed for manufacturing.
The symbolic power of bladeless wind turbines
April 5, 2012, 5:35 p.m. by Chris Turner
Critics of renewable energy are obsessed with the costs and practicalities of cleantech right this instant. Visitors to Silicon Valley in the 1970s didn't see the iPhone coming, either. There are countless innovative new ideas blowing in the wind.
Trump resorts to temper tantrums in golf course vs. wind farm fracas
March 2, 2012, 3:17 p.m. by Matt Hickman
Renowned for his levelheadedness, ability to compromise and ecological concern, Donald Trump vows to halt construction on his golf development unless the Scottish government axes a proposed wind farm.
The week in review for Big Renewables
February 17, 2012, 1:23 p.m. by Chris Turner
A striking infographic demonstrates the latent power of Big Solar in the United States. A powerful image from the Irish Sea illustrates the staggering scale of Big Wind. This is the kind of week it was for a booming global renewable industry.
Science helps bats navigate wind turbines
January 16, 2012, 1:03 p.m. by Remy Melina, LiveScience
Echolocation call detectors help wind turbines operators determine how quickly the turbine blades should spin.
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