Need more integration of renewable with grids: CEC

There is a need for more integration of renewable energy with grid power, Chairman of the Central Electricity Commission Neeraja Mathur said today.

How solar wind breaks through earth`s magnetic field

A wind of charged particles blows outwards from the sun, carrying a magnetic field with it and sometimes this solar wind can break through the earth`s magnetic field.

Just wind and water to power an island!

El Hierro, the smallest of Canary Islands, is set to become the world`s first islands to be powered entirely by wind and water.

`Renewable energy could address India`s energy needs`

Harnessing of renewable energy like wind, solar and biomass could address India`s energy needs, a senior Indian official averred here Monday.

Soon, a device that lets users charge their phones using wind energy

Trinity is a handy wind turbine which lets users charge their phones using wind energy

22 state discoms fail to achieve RPO targets: Report

As many as 22 state discoms failed to achieve the target of securing power from renewable energy sources like wind and solar in 2012, says a report.

Wind, snow thwart search for plane in Antarctica

Hurricane-force winds and snow were preventing searchers on Friday from reaching a plane believed to have crashed in an Antarctic mountain range.

Wind plays key role in polluting cities

Cities, full of hideous concrete structures and skewed traffic, often create wind patterns known as fluid flows, circulating exhaust particles, diesel fumes, chemical residues, ozone and dust.

Wind, solar power belong to State: China province

In a bizarre draft regulation released by a province in China, climate resources like wind and solar power belong to the state.

Icicle shape stranger than previously thought

A research has found that subtle differences in wind and water can produce icicles with strange shapes.

9000 MW more wind power generation capacity by March 2012:Govt

India will add about 9000 MW of wind power generation capacity during XIth Five Year Plan ending March 31, 2012, lower than previously targeted 11,000
MW.

Wind, rain knock out power, divert flights in US

Strong winds and heavy rain pounded parts of the US Northeast, knocking out power to nearly 450,000 customers, diverting international flights and toppling a boom crane at an Atlantic City casino construction site.

Wind turbines can cause noise problems: Study

Wind power is considered the most
promising alternative source of energy. But British experts
have now claimed that the noise caused by wind turbines can
make some people ill.

Wind turbines can cause noise problems: Study

Wind power is considered the most
promising alternative source of energy. But British experts
have now claimed that the noise caused by wind turbines can
make some people ill.