Cannon Power Group is a leader in financing wind energy projects

May 11, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

Learn how Cannon Power Group, during challenging economic conditions, successfully financed the development of WP/WF, one of the largest wind energy projects in the United States. The wind farm’s array of turbines spans 30 miles along the Columbia River ridgeline and will produce 500 megawatts (MW) of renewable power at its completion. Each turbine was manufactured by Siemens and collectively generate enough clean electricity for over 250000 households per year.

Wind Turbine Service Technicians

May 8, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

Vote for this Illinois workNet video in the DOL Career Video Challenge for America’s Job Seekers. Click on “Your Vote Counts” link on www.illinoisworknet.com A Day-in-the-Life of Wind Turbine Service Technicians – Watch this video and visit www.illinoisworknet.com Sponsored by Illinois Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity. (www.illinoisworknet.com) Produced by Illinois workNet and David Cain/UMEDIA, Inc. (www.umedia.net).

South Denmark plans to create 45000 new jobs in offshore power by 2020

April 14, 2011 by  
Filed under Wind and Solar

Thomas Jensen, EU Consultant at the South Denmark European Office in Brussels, talks to EUX.TV’s Raymond Frenken at the European Regions Energy Days in Brussels about the offshore wind power cluster in the region Syddanmark, and about the potential to create new jobs in Europe in renewable energy. The Danish region plans to create some 45000 new jobs in offshore renewables by 2020.