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Wind Forces
3/19/2010

By James R. Stalker WindForces CEO See Dr. James Stalker’s note below (dated September 22, 2013): “When I wrote this blog post more than three years ago, I made a strong recommendation on how wind resource assessment should be conducted
Wind Forces
9/18/2010

By James R. Stalker, CEO WindForces I just returned from a two-day workshop on wind resource assessment. The global wind energy community does not seem to be ready to face the difficult challenges posed by wind. In this context, the wind energy comm
Wind Forces
11/7/2010

  By James R. Stalker, CEO WindForces The atmosphere made analogous to a spinning bucket Visualize a bucket filled with water half the way to facilitate mixing, covered with a lid. Now, imagine this bucket spin out of control, jump, wobble, momentar
Wind Forces
4/18/2013

By James Stalker, Ph.D.  WindForces CEO Preface: Unfortunately, there are no well defined criteria in place currently for wind resource assessment but the unofficial, archaic criteria the wind industry seems to follow can be summarized as below. Old
Wind Forces
10/2/2013

By James Stalker, Ph.D. WindForces CEO  Sure, like any other vendor, we want you to buy our wind energy assessment and forecasting products/services but first we want to take you through the following four steps. Step 1: We want you to truly underst

UK: The first Siemens Gamesa turbine has been installed at the Beatrice offshore wind project in Scotland.

WORLDWIDE: Investments in offshore wind reached a record high in 2017, while spending on onshore wind fell by nearly 15%, according to the International Energy Agency (IEA).

AUSTRALIA: Two technology startup companies have joined forces to offer a product that monitors wind projects by listening to turbines.

SWEDEN: German developer-utility EnBW has opened an office and invested in its first wind farm in the country.

Don’t Get Too Excited About That $1.2 Billion Texas Wind Farm…Yet
The biggest onshore wind farm in the US could get under way in Texas to the tune of 800 megawatts and $1.2 billion, but don't get too excited -- yet



Berkshire Wind Co-op to expand Massachusetts wind farm

Berkshire Wind Co-op to expand Massachusetts wind


KidWind—A Clean Energy Science Movement with video

KidWind—A Clean Energy Science Movement with video


Why the Skystream Hybrid 6 rocks video

Why the Skystream Hybrid 6 rocks video


Awel Windpower share opportunity

Awel Windpower share opportunity


Blue Peter presenter climbs wind turbine

Blue Peter presenter climbs wind turbine