Old Turbines Get a Second Wind Through Remanufacturing

2016-11-23T15:02:11+00:00

Wind energy technology has advanced so much in recent decades that a handful of larger, more efficient turbines can now do the same job as hundreds of smaller turbines, allowing utilities to squeeze more electricity out of the same area of land. That means that many owners of wind farms built during the California wind [...]

Old Turbines Get a Second Wind Through Remanufacturing2016-11-23T15:02:11+00:00

Washington State Supreme Ct. Decision on Wind Power Turbine Permits

2008-11-24T17:54:47+00:00

The Washington State Supreme Court issued a decision on November 20 supporting statewide laws on wind energy turbine siting.  The Court held that state laws on turbine site permits preempted  local/county land use and zoning rules regarding turbine siting. Residents Opposed to Kittitas Turbines v. State Energy Facility Site Evaluation Council, No. 81332-9 and No. 81427-9 (Nov. 20, 2008).  Case [...]

Washington State Supreme Ct. Decision on Wind Power Turbine Permits2008-11-24T17:54:47+00:00