Renewable Portfolio Standards

On The Front Lines: Advocates Prevail In State RPS Fight

An up-close examination of how Kansas’ RPS survived recent attacks yields some important lessons for the wind industry.

Spotlight: The Maritimes

Nova Scotia Paves Path For Growth Of Maritimes

While Canadian provinces such as Ontario and Quebec garner most of the headlines, the provinces comprising Atlantic Canada continue to develop wind energy at a deliberate pace.

Industry At Large: Community Wind

Can The Community Wind Sector Meet Its Challenges?

Before the segment can claim a larger slice of wind generation, advocates must address the sector’s laundry list of hurdles.

Industry At Large: Gearboxes

How To Minimize Axial Cracking Failures

Although the root cause of axial cracking failures in gearboxes is not well understood, there are several possible prevention methods.

Marketplace: Obstruction Lighting

Navigating North American Obstruction Lighting Standards

As member states of the International Civil Aviation Organization, the U.S., Canada and Mexico have similar obstruction lighting regulations. However, each country has its differences.