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Many of wind energy’s problems, such as its intermittent nature; its slaying birds, bats and other animals; its noise pollution;

September 14, 2017

North Carolina could soon join its neighbor Tennessee by placing an 18-month moratorium on wind farm construction. Lawmakers in the

July 12, 2017

On January 17, 2017, the number of bald eagles that can be killed by wind farm permit holders will increase

January 9, 2017

China is building coal-fired plants (about one every 2 days)[i] and nuclear plants to supply its energy needs, but has

April 5, 2016

Wind capacity factors can vary greatly across regions because the output from wind turbines are dependent on the wind resources

September 28, 2015

This week, Interior Secretary Sally Jewell will testify before two congressional committees on her department’s FY2016 budget request. These hearings

March 3, 2015
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