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Five of the ten largest wind farms fully commissioned in June were in the United States, with those projects accounting for almost a third of the capacity brought online globally last month.
The main support scheme for wind power in the US could be extended by five years under proposals included in a new bill introduced in the House of Representatives.
The developer of the US’ first freshwater wind farm in the Great Lakes has appealed against over-restrictive operating restrictions on the approval it received last month.
GE Renewable Energy has teamed with a robotics firm and a buildings materials manufacturer to co-develop wind turbines with 3D-printed concrete towers that could reach hub heights of up to 200 metres.
Pattern Energy has acquired the up to 1GW Clines Corners wind complex in Torrance and Guadalupe counties, New Mexico, from Orion Wind Power Resources – a joint venture between Orion Renewable Energy Group and Map Energy.
Italy’s Enel expects to be producing green hydrogen within a year, with likely sites for its first wind and solar farms with electrolysers seen in the US, Chile and Spain, said Antonio Cammisecra, the company’s head of global power generation.
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