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wind farm

a large group of wind-driven generators for electricity supply

Wind farm

A vast tract of land covered with wind-powered turbines that are used to drive generators that produce electricity.
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Eolus Vind AB (STO:EOLUB), a wind power developer in Sweden, announced on Friday the signing of an agreement with Veidekke regarding the design and construction of roads, foundations and internal electrical grid for the wind farms KrAaAaAeANktorpet and Nylandsberge
As a result, in consultation with market players, the decision was made to open an unsubsidised procedure for Hollandse Kust (zuid) Wind Farm Sites I and II.
The 228 megawatt wind farm will be the company's 22nd wind farm in the USA and second in Willacy County, Texas.
Now the final piece of the jigsaw is in place with the go ahead to link Clocaenog Forest Wind Farm to the electricity distribution network on lines pn overhead pylons.
Toby Edmonds, project director at Galloper Wind Farm Limited, said: "To date Galloper has invested PS150m on development, of which the majority has been spent with UK based suppliers from as far afield as Aberdeen, Peterborough, Manchester and Cardiff.
WORLDWIDE COMPUTER PRODUCTS NEWS-February 6, 2014-EDP Renewables uses GE's Wind PowerUp Technology to increase output at five wind farms
SIR - As I write, BBC Wales "economy week" is coming to an end, so I thought this would be an opportune moment to raise awareness of some of the economic problems likely to be caused by the controversial development of five large wind farms near Welshpool.
The 18-megawatt (MW) facility is the first UK wind farm to benefit from new turbine technology developed by industry giant Siemens Renewables.
The Biglow Canyon Wind Farm is located near Wasco in Sherman County, Oregon, and is PGE s largest renewable energy project; upon completion, it will also be one of the largest wind power facilities in the Pacific Northwest.
The wind farms planned for the Norfolk coast of England had been up in the air because there were fears setting up the massive wind farms could interfere with military airspace and radar at nearby RAF Trimingham because of the large moving structures.
Westar, the largest electric utility in Kansas, is currently also investing in two other wind farms: Meridian Way Wind Farm in Cloud County south of Concordia and Central Plains Wind Farm in Wichita County east of Leoti.
I am also curious as to what the question to Gordon Brown "will we have to wait for the planning process to produce the wind farm that they want" meant.