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VIDEO: “The scale of these things is amazing” Record shipment of wind turbines

Screen grab. Wind turbines on lot

PortandTerminal.com, July 29, 2020 Port of Vancouver USA receives longest wind blades to enter West Coast of North America VANCOUVER, WA – “The scale of these things is amazing,” marvelled Randal Bernhardt, a longshore worker for Jones Stevedoring Co, as he reacted to a record shipment of wind turbines that arrived at the Port of Vancouver USA on July 22. …

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Chevron Is Installing Solar Panels — To Produce Oil More Cheaply

Solar panels

BLOOMBERG, JULY 23, 2020 By Robert Tuttle for Bloomberg – In California’s sun-drenched Kern Valley, Chevron Corp. has found a way to use one of the state’s clean-energy programs to cut the cost of pumping oil, to the chagrin of some environmentalists. Since April, solar panels have been powering oil pumps at Chevron’s Lost Hills 7,981 barrel-a-day oil field, according to the company. …

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New York wants bids for largest clean energy order ever issued by U.S state

Wind turbines. Statue of Liberty.

BLOOMBERG, JULY 22, 2020 By Christopher Martin for Bloomberg – New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is seeking bids for up to 4,000 megawatts of clean energy, enough to power 1.5 million homes. The state plans to buy 2,500 megawatts of power from offshore wind farms proposed in the Atlantic Ocean and 1,500 megawatts from clean-power projects on land, according to …

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EXTREME: Shipping the world’s longest wind turbine blade

Wind turbine blade loaded onto cargo ship deck

PortandTerminal.com, August 19, 2019 The world’s longest offshore wind turbine blade has arrived at the Offshore Renewable Energy (ORE) Catapult’s testing facilities in England. Everything about it is a marvel of engineering. Everything about the LM Wind Powerblade is extreme. For starters, its the largest wind-turbine blade in the world, measuring 351 (107 metres) feet in length. For perspective, just …

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