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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.

Apex Clean Energy: Acquisitor success

Apex Clean Energy: Acquisitor success

UNITED STATES: Apex Clean Energy, the independent renewables company specialising in taking on projects that have stalled, has amassed a 10GW wind portfolio that includes Ikea's first North American wind investment.

Berkshire Hathaway Energy: Economies of scale

Berkshire Hathaway Energy: Economies of scale

UNITED STATES: The US's biggest wind-owning utility, Berkshire Hathaway, has rapidly built up a portfolio of well over 2GW, all in Iowa, and is investing $1.9 billion to add another gigawatt next year.

Analysis: Uneasy partners? VCs and wind

Analysis: Uneasy partners? VCs and wind

UNITED STATES: Venture capitalist (VC) funding is essential for many wind tech start-ups. However, two high-profile VC-funded US wind start-ups have folded over the last year, most notably Boulder Wind Power.


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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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