Tai Wind Consortium project, which will focus on wind turbines for offshore use, 'is the first step in establishing a sustainable, long-term, global green-collar manufacturing economy.'
Group praised Bush for urging Congress to lift the ban on offshore drilling on the Outer Continental Shelf, which it says will ease the strain on American citizens and manufacturers.
Suzlon Rotor's turbine blades are back-ordered for two years as demand increases for the 141-foot-long blades capable of producing 2.1 megawatts of energy from wind.
Expansion will make DMI Industries one of the largest wind tower manufacturers in North America, said a spokeswoman for the American Wind Energy Association.
Renewal of federal tax credits expiring at the end of the year is vital to U.S. investment in the wind-energy industry, executives and officials said.
Auto parts maker said Monday that it is buying a majority stake in ersol Solar Energy AG, maker of silicon solar cells, in a $850 million deal.
Molded Fiber Glass will start with about 50 employees, but hopes to have 200 by August and that number could jump to 700 or 750 by late next year.
Federal Reserve sharply lowered its projection for economic growth, citing blows from the housing and credit debacles along with zooming energy prices.
Secretary-general said that the world oil market is well supplied, even as the price for a barrel of oil soared above $130 for the first time.
For the second time in three months, Chinese power plants have run short of coal, an unintended effect of government-mandated price controls.
Energy Department report concludes that wind turbines can produce a fifth of the nation's annual electricity needs within about two decades.
Jeffrey Sachs called on the U.S. and the European Union to reconsider a shift to biofuels that has helped increase food prices by turning agricultural land over to energy crops.
Amid rising food prices, Senate Republicans want the Environmental Protection Agency to consider waiving the country’s ethanol production mandate.
Division of electric utility and manufacturer Otter Tail Corp. plans to build a $121 million wind energy facility in North Dakota by the end of the year.
Amyris Biotechnologies is teaming up with Brazilian ethanol producers to turn sugarcane into diesel fuel in a joint venture that could churn out 1 billion gallons a year by 2015.
To meet growing power needs, utilities must be willing to consider new generation methods while making existing techniques more efficient, Chief Executive Jeffrey Immelt said.
While oil summit debates reason for record high prices, light sweet crude hits $117 a barrel.
Demand will slip in the coming months amid a global economic downturn, the International Energy Agency forecast Friday, but prices may remain high because of supply uncertainties.
Price projections for 2008 were revised upward on the back of expected global demand growth and low surplus production capacity.
Utility company Portland General Electric Co. will buy the turbines from Siemens to finish construction of its 25,000-acre Biglow Canyon wind farm.
National Association of Manufacturers criticized hearings on oil company profits as a theatrical exercise devoid of meaningful steps toward easing high prices and shortages.
Invenergy Wind LLC awarded a $1 billion contract to General Electric for wind-power projects in North America.
Officials with Schott of Mainz, Germany, said the new Albuquerque plant will produce both photovoltaic panels and receivers for solar thermal power plants.
Plans for a proposed $1 billion scrap-based steel mill may have fallen through because of the uncertain future of the state's energy market.