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Analysis: US government fines Broadwind $1.7 million

Analysis: US government fines Broadwind $1.7 million

UNITED STATES: Broadwind Energy and two executives have been fined $1.7 million by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for accounting and disclosure violations.

Analysis: US market at cross roads

Analysis: US market at cross roads

UNITED STATES: Turbine OEMs enjoyed a short-lived seller's market in the US at the end of last year as developers scrambled to take advantage of the most recent extension of the $0.023/kWh production tax credit (PTC) by placing conditional equipment orders for an estimated 6GW of new wind projects.

Analysis: Cape Wind's crucial fight for existence

Analysis: Cape Wind's crucial fight for existence

UNITED STATES: Cape Wind is on life support, and the next few weeks will be crucial for the 468MW offshore wind project and developer Energy Management Inc (EMI).

Wind and radar can learn to co-exist

Wind and radar can learn to co-exist

WORLDWIDE: France's military aviation authorities are calling for restrictions on wind turbine installation that would close off most of the country to new wind deployment. But the technology to mitigate turbines' effect on radar signals already exists.


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United States - Emerging from bust cycle once more

UNITED STATES: The US's prospects for 2014 look good. The wind market is back in the growth phase of its rollercoaster response to decades of federal policy uncertainty.

Special reports

US wind industry - Special Report

US wind industry - Special Report

Windpower Monthly examines the major issues dominating the US wind market

Operations & Maintenance - Special Report 2013

Operations & Maintenance - Special Report 2013

Windpower Offshore looks at operations and maintenance strategies that can help cut the cost of offshore wind energy as the sector continues to grow.

Latin America - Special Report 2013

Latin America - Special Report 2013

Windpower Monthly looks at the continuing growth of wind power in Latin America as more countries prepare to build substantial capacity.

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