Maine set to call September bids for 25MW wind farm
Looking to lead US offshore wind development, Maine will request proposals in September for a 25 megawatt pilot-scale project that utilizes floating turbine platforms. The location…
Added by Long Islander on May 28, 2010 at 2:00pm — No Comments
May 14, 2010
The $ 2 million UMPI wind turbine was commissioned exactly one year ago. Since that time, our elected officials gave praise (see below) , a film about the turbine was made, budget cuts had to be made within the university system and the famous turbine's long expected goal of 1,000,000 KWH of electricity ended up overshooting reality by 65%. Efficiency was only 11.6% of capacity.
Commercial wind operations do not reveal their wind production data because they claim it…Continue
On May 12, 2010, we asked if you agreed an investigation is warranted in the matter of former Maine Public Utilities Commission Chairman Kurt Adams accepting equity units from First Wind, where he now works as senior vice president, while still working for the state.
78.8% of you said yes
17.3% of you said…
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Kittery will sell failed wind…
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