At the end of 2007, how is the Province of Ontario doing on its commitments to supply additional renewable energy?
Archive for December, 2007
What a name for an energy bill. Only in America.
The position taken by the Canadian government in Bali at the climate change negotiations is an embarrassment to citizens of the nation.
The outage of the Chalk River nuclear reactor has worrying implications for the future of nuclear safety in Canada.
Today, the final turbine at Ravenswood was erected. The winds were calm enough to complete the lifts. The very expensive large crane has been sent on its way.
“Did you guys feel that?” The walkie talkie crackled from the crew at the top.
“Holy #$%^&!”, cried the crane operator.
November had very good winds, and the Ferndale wind farm performed very well. There were just a few hours of downtime for maintenance, and a few grid problems during some aggressive weather. The wind farm produced 1,574 MWh, for a capacity factor of 43%. The wind farm produced at least some power 90% of the time.