Archive for October, 2010

Cape Wind Update – Interview with Jim Gordon

Thursday, October 28th, 2010

An supplement on offshore wind in North American Windpower had a fascinating interview with Jim Gordon, the tenacious developer of the Cape Wind project off the coast of Cape Cod. I wrote on this project in 2007, and a re-read will help you understand this post. The story continues, but may be nearing completion.


First United Church of Owen Sound to Install Solar

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

It only takes a spark, to get some solar going. (more…)

Storage of Electric Heat

Friday, October 15th, 2010

Summerside PEI is leading again. Last year they completed their own 12 MW wind project, and this follows on their purchase of power from the 9 MW Norway project that was built by GDF Suez. They now get 48% of their power from wind. They are moving to the next logical step – storage.