Canada on Track to Install More Than 1,500 MW of New Wind Energy Capacity in a Record Setting 2012

April 2012
Transmission & Distribution World Exclusive Insight;4/18/2012, p6
Trade Publication
The article reports that Canada is still on track to install over 1,500 megawatts of additional wind energy capacity in 2012. It says that the country's wind energy industry had 1.267 megawatt of new wind energy capacity in 2011. According to the author, Canada ranked sixth in terms of newly installed wind energy capacity.


Related Articles

  • I. Executive Summary.  // Wind Power Report;2006, Vol. 3, p11 

    The article forecasts the global wind power capacity by 2010. Global growth of wind power capacity has reached to 33 percent. The important development in the industry focus mainly on the role and contribution of wind power to environmental targets and energy grids. The technology of wind power...

  • IV. An assessment of factors affecting wind power.  // Wind Power Report;2006, Vol. 3, p27 

    The article discusses several factors affecting wind power. The factors focuses mainly on the environmental benefits and the costs of technology involved in the generation of wind power. It has been noted that the highest demand for wind power occurs when wind is low. Wind energy is dependent on...

  • UK wind energy targets achievable, says Crown Estate.  // Engineer (Online Edition);3/7/2013, p1 

    The article offers information on a report about the wind energy targets of the British government. The report mentions that the government's target of 18 gigawatts of capacity in 2020 is attainable. According to the author, despite the challenges faced by the government, the country's offshore...

  • EXTREME POWER. Pyper, Wendy // Ecos;Jul-Sep2003, Issue 116, p8 

    Provides updates on the wind power project by the Australian Antarctic Division for the Mawson Station in Antarctica. Significance of the multi-million dollar project to the environment; Challenges and problems associated with the technology; Vital element in the efficient operation of the...

  • Schemes to boost wind energy. Kulkarni, J. D. // Power Watch India;Sep2014, Vol. 5 Issue 7, p24 

    The article provides an overview of initiatives to boost the wind energy sector in India. Topics discussed the contributions made by wind mills to the growth of non-conventional energy sources in India, the total wind energy capacity of India, some advantages of the wind energy over conventional...

  • The media lays into 'rip-off' wind. Darby, Megan // Utility Week;9/6/2013, p11 

    The article reports on the British media's criticism of the constraint payments issued to the wind farm sector. Topics discussed include the press' claim that wind farms are ripoff energy sources, the amount of constraint payments received by wind farms in 2012-2013 and the factors behind the...

  • Wind power energy in Pakistan. Qam, Muhammad Imran // Enterprise (Pakistan);Dec2014, Vol. 20 Issue 12, p25 

    The article discusses the wind power energy prospects of Pakistan. Topics discussed include steps taken by the Pakistani government towards renewable energy to bring out the country from energy shortage; a survey showing that Pakistan has an ideal wind corridor in Islamabad, Thatta and Karachi...

  • Business: Wind Energy Continues Expansion in State.  // Texas Almanac;2016/2017, p633 

    The article reports on the continued expansion of wind energy in Texas in 2015. Topics discussed include the installed wind capacity and generation in the state, the total electricity generated from wind energy, and the increase in the number of wind farms in the Texas plains and on the Gulf...

  • Answer Blowing in the Wind? Adkins, Derrick // Indiana Business Magazine;Apr2004, Vol. 48 Issue 4, p64 

    Comments on the growth of wind power generation in Indiana. Wind power resources; Electric power transmission; Renewable energy generation of electricity; Energy industries; Energy policies.


Read the Article


Sorry, but this item is not currently available from your library.

Try another library?
Sign out of this library

Other Topics