Blog Archive — December 2012

Wind News from the North

We've been hearing a lot about the perils of tapping Canadian tar sands, but our neighbor to the north has a happier story to tell about its growing commitment to wind energy.  There's enough installed wind power in Canada today to supply all the electricity needs of more than 1.2 million homes, according to the Canadian Wind Energy Association, and that figure is expected to more than double by 2016.

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West Coast Winds of Change

Recent wind power talks in Seattle and Portland gave me a chance to experience two vibrant American cities where sustainable architecture, downtown revitalization, and multi-modal transportation are setting examples for the nation.

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