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Hawaiian citizens defeat major wind farm deal

Sophie Cocke — Civil Beat.com — February 7, 2013 The owners of Molokai Ranch have backed out of plans to lease thousands of acres of land to a large-scale wind farm developer. The decision likely spells the end for the Molokai portion of the Big Wind project, an ambitious plan to build about 70 wind turbines on […]

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Most Arctic Animals should deal with Climate Change just fine

From the Smithsonian.com — December 21, 2012 In a new study by Anouschka Hof, Roland Jansson and Christer Nilsson, all at Umeå University in Sweden, the trio of scientists found that, in most cases, global warming will actually give a boost to Arctic and subarctic life. Looking at 61 terrestrial mammal species that currently inhabit high-latitude Europe the scientists found that, under […]

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REpower to build Ontario blade factory, signs 105MW deal

Dominique Patton — RECharge News — December 17, 2012 Germany’s REpower has signed a deal to supply 51 turbines to six wind farms being built in Canada by German developer Wpd. REpower will also open a rotor blade factory in southern Ontario to service the new projects, says REpower parent firm Suzlon in an announcement. REpower’s […]

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Conservatives question huge green energy deal between Samsung and Six Nations

Keith Leslie — Canadian Press — May 31, 2012 TORONTO – The Conservatives raised concerns Thursday about a deal worth hundreds of millions of dollars between Korean giant Samsung and Ontario’s Six Nations to build a huge wind and solar farm near Caledonia, south of Hamilton. The Opposition is worried the green energy project in […]

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