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wind power

(wɪnd)
n
(Electrical Engineering) power produced from windmills and wind turbines

wind power

The energy in wind exploited by aerogenerators to generate electricity.
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Noun1.wind power - power derived from the wind (as by windmills)wind power - power derived from the wind (as by windmills)
alternative energy - energy derived from sources that do not use up natural resources or harm the environment
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The Wind Power Plant of Sidrap I will be operational soon after an interconnection trial with PT Perusahaan Listrik Negara (Persero) network showed a good result.
Sojitz Corporation (Sojitz) has concluded a stock purchase agreement through subsidiary ShaMrocK Wind Limited a joint venture established in the United Kingdom with Mitsubishi UFJ Lease & Finance Limited and several Kansai Electric Power subsidiariesto acquire a 60% stake in Evalair Limited (Head Office: Cork, Ireland;; Evalair), through which Sojitz will take on operation of a wind power plant in Ireland.
Summary: A project for the construction of a wind power plant with a capacity of 230MW will be carried out in the locality of Lahouach, delegation of Thala (governorate of Kasserine)
For example, the Jhimpir Wind Power Plant, the first wind power plant in Pakistan developed by Zorlu Energy Pakistan a local subsidiary of a Turkish company spent $136 million on setting up of a 50MW wind power plant, which was completed in 2002.
Saudi Arabia-based power and water project developer ACWA Power is aiming to build a 340 megawatt (MW) wind power plant in Turkey, the head of its Turkish operations told Reuters, as Riyadh and Ankara seek to deepen their energy ties.
The South Korean investors have declared interest to help the Iranian companies to build a 100-megawatt wind power plant in the Mil-E Nader region to the North of Sistan and Balouchestan province in Southern Iran.
Summary: Abu Dhabi National Energy Company (Taqa) won US approval to sell its stake in Lakefield wind power plant, the operator of a 205.
Lekela Power (pan-African renewable power company controlled by Actis) is currently preparing site works and studies for a solar power plant in Aswan and a wind power plant in West Gulf of Suez; in addition to competing over a 250MW wind power plant in Gabal El Zeit under the BOO programme, for which Lekela Power has submitted the lowest overall tariff of 3.
The Bogdanci wind power plant located at Ranavec near Bogdanci has officially started generating electricity.
Probably the first success of wind power project was the Jhimpir Wind Power Plant being the first plant of its kind in Pakistan at a cost of USD 136 million.
The National Transmission and Despatch Company Limited (NTDCL) has recently connected wind power plant to the national grid.
Jordan has started the construction of its first large-scale wind power plant at Al Tafilah, which will produce clean electricity at half the cost of the kingdom's conventional power.