Can the friction of tiny flapping flags harvest wind power? Yes, say researchers, suggesting that building arrays of flags may generate substantial quantities of power in the near future.
India ranked fifth among top ten wind power producers in the world by adding 1,700 MW capacity in 2013, a global report on renewable energy said.
A UK company is in the midst of developing a technology that will take power plants to skies.
Government has slapped USD 1730
fine on company for illegal wind turbines.
China said it is "highly
concerned" over complaint by the US to the World Trade
Organisation to investigate "illegal" Chinese subsidies
to wind power equipment-makers.
A report suggests China`s wind power capacity will increase by five-fold over next decade from 2009.
Wind and solar power could become the world’s main sources of energy, a Nobel-prize winning scientist suggests.
The government would offer Rs 3.8 billion in generation-based subsidies to wind power projects feeding power into the national grid.
In the mountains above the southwestern Chinese town of Dali, dozens of new wind turbines dot the landscape -- a symbol of the country`s sky-high ambitions for clean, green energy.
Day in Pics: 25th October
Showbiz World - October 25, 2014
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