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Wind turbines do not cause cancer
But other forms of energy aren't so clean.
Why The $1.1 Trillion Spending Bill Is Good News For Renewables
It extends tax credits for the wind and solar industries
A Generator That Harnesses Energy From Ocean Currents
A working model of the estimated $5-million device could be ready within a year.
FYI: Do Wind Farms Make It Less Windy?
Related: Do they change the surrounding temperature?
Megapixels: A Wind Turbine That Can Power 6,000 Households
The world's largest wind turbine has rotator blades the size of an Airbus.
A Personal Turbine Makes Your Rooftop Into a Wind Farm
Among homeowners, wind energy has never caught on, in large part because personal turbines are often noisy and inefficient. Most … Continued
Largest Undersea Cable Ever Could Export Iceland’s Abundant Geothermal Power to the Rest of Europe
Hoping to take advantage of its violent volcanic heritage, Iceland is contemplating building the world’s biggest undersea electric cable, so … Continued
German Team Sets Record, Crossing Australia in a Wind-Powered Car
Cruising along in a car of their own design–part kite surfer, part wind power turbine, part EV–a German duo has … Continued
Reader Project of the Month: The Jet-Powered Lawn Tractor
A few years ago, R. Bruce McDonald figured it was time to do something unique with his 1966 Cub Cadet. … Continued
Invention Awards: A Fish-Friendly Tidal Turbine
An underwater energy extractor that doesn't harm sea life