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Where wind energy is a breeze in Canada and USA

The following lists identify the provinces (Canada) and states (USA) with the most wind energy operating capacity as of the end of 2010, as well as more recent 2011 data. The data is provided by the Canadian Wind Energy Association … Continue reading

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Good vibrations for clean energy

Here’s an interesting new twist to renewable energy. According to CNET , the state of California is seriously looking into capturing the energy emitted from road surfaces as they vibrate in reaction to the weight of vehicles passing overhead. These … Continue reading

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North America’s biggest solar PV facilities

As of the end of 2010, the list below identifies the largest solar photovoltaic (PV) power plants in North America. Please note, the plant in Sarnia, Ontario is also the largest in the world. Sarnia, Ontario, Canada: 97 megawatts Boulder … Continue reading

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