DTE explores possibility of new wind farm, and township gears up – MLive.com

BEAVER TWP, MI -- DTE Energy is exploring the possibility of developing a wind farm in Bay County.  It's a prospect that has some residents concerned, while others are ready to sign on the dotted line.  Beaver Township, a community of about 2,800 located 18 miles northwest of Bay City, is among the … [Read more...]

Science-driven innovation can reduce wind energy costs by 50% by 2030 – Windpower Engineering (press release)

Carol Laurie / DOE and NREL With science driving wind-technology innovations, the unsubsidized cost of wind energy could drop to 50% of current levels, equivalent to $23 per megawatt-hour, by 2030, according to a report released by the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory … [Read more...]

Albany County hosting negotiations for wind energy facility impact allocations – Wyoming Business Report

The Albany County Commission is hosting a meeting Sept. 19 at the Rock River Town Hall to negotiate the percentage of impact funding from the construction of a wind power generation facility towns such as Rock River, Medicine Bow, Elk Mountain and Laramie would receive. Albany County Commission Chairman Tim Chesnut said $12.4 … [Read more...]