An ambitious new proposal aims to build seven 400-foot wind turbines that could generate 17 megawatts of energy right on top of the Fresh Kills landfill.
The first set of microturbines to be installed under new New York City legislation authorizing their operation has been completed in Battery Park City.
It might not look like it on paper, but New York City’s clean tech industry has a promising future for attracting venture capital.
Currently, 439 nuclear reactors in 31 nations supply 15 percent of global electricity, and 31 new plants are currently under construction throughout the world, including in Finland- Europe’s first in 15 years. Last week, in a fascinating and expansive cover piece on nuclear power’s “new age,” The Economist reported a projection that global nuclear capacity […]