Cold climates offer big potential for wind-farm developers who are willing to conduct adequate siting and risk assessments. It is also critical to choose the ideal wind-turbine models for the region, equipped with ice-protection systems if necessary.

Location, location, location! Important criteria for wind-farm site selection

Record-breaking auction expands Massachusetts’ offshore wind potential

Vasaila offers new way to identify lightning that’s high risk to wind turbines

Xcel Energy aims for zero-carbon electricity by 2050

Wind turbines and birds

Leading wind companies announce new Wind Wildlife Research Fund

Compared to the first nine months of 2017, utility-scale solar expanded by 30.3%, and wind grew by 14.5%.

U.S. wind electrical generation shows growth over last year

LIDAR

How LiDAR extends the life of over 50 wind farms

Wind farm

Seven states to soon double their wind power as Q3 development picks up, finds AWEA

Wind turbine in winter

The cold, hard truth about ice on turbine blades