This is Michigan | Communities Get the Facts About Renewable Energy

It is a very emotional subject. There are so many opinions on either side of wind development, and what I’m trying to provide is fact based information that sorts out the real impacts. I was hearing again and again from local officials that it was really hard to get non-biased information. What I received some […]

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Madison County supervisors to discuss wind, solar projects

?Tomorrow: ?MidAmerican Energy plans to object to a plan to restrict wind turbines in Madison County. ?A representative plans to speak at a Board of Supervisors meeting – ?The board wants to set a public hearing date – to discuss stopping new wind and solar projects – while the county considers a setback ordinance. ?Earlier […]

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UWM researchers develop wind turbine blade that can heal itself

Wind turbines are made to turn gusts into energy, but in the process, they can crack from extreme weather. That can be dangerous and expensive. One possible solution? Blades that heal themselves the way blood clotting closes wounds. That’s the idea behind a technique created by UWM mechanical engineering professor Ryo Amano and his former […]

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