wind energy

Microsoft just purchased all of GE’s newest Irish wind farm capacity for the next 15 years

Microsoft signed an agreement with GE today to purchase every last bit of the wind energy from GE’s brand-new 37-megawatt Tullahennel wind farm located in County Kerry, Ireland for the next 15 y

Behold! Watch As The Power Of The Wind Instantly Energizes This 3D-Printed Thingamabob

Do you believe in perpetual motion? The Flat Earth Theory? The sauroids who run our governments? Have I got something for you. The Wind Energy Stored In Gravity project allows you to store wind energy

Amazon Invests In 150MW Indiana Wind Farm To Power Its Data Centers

Amazon today announced that it is working with the Pattern Energy Group to construct and operate a 150 megawatt wind farm in Benton County, Indiana. The new wind farm will go online in about a year an

GE Acquires Tall Turbine Tech From Wind Tower Systems

<img src="http://www.crunchbase.com/assets/images/resized/0006/0440/60440v1-max-250x250.jpg" class="shot2"></img> General Electric (GE, NYSE: GE) announced today that it acquired technology from Wind

Japan field-tests floating wind turbine

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2008/12/wind_turbine.jpg" /> There can be no doubt "green" energy is becoming <a href="http://www.crunchgear.com/2009/08/06/more-electric-vehicl

Germany invests $47 billion in offshore wind farms

The German government today announced plans to build 30 wind farms in the North and Baltic Sea north of Germany. Each facility will cost $1.57 billion. The first farm will become reality this year. By

Ricoh plans to erect a "green" billboard in New York's Times Square

Ricoh Japan is planning to set up a  billboard powered by natural energy in New York City’s Times Square in December. The sign will be equipped with 45 solar cell panels and four wind power tur