We Don't Mine Enough Rare Earth Metals to Replace Fossil Fuels With Renewable Energy
Rare earth metals are used in solar panels and wind turbines—as well as electric cars and consumer electronics. We don't recycle them, and there's not enough to meet growing demand.
The World's Largest Wind Turbines Will Be Taller Than the Empire State Building
Wind energy goes exascale.
An Instagram Photo Tour of America's Wind Power
Two popular Instagram photographers set out to document what wind power looks like in America right now.
Wind Turbine Drone Inspection Could Be a $6 Billion Industry in Under a Decade
According to a new report, a futuristic industry you had no idea existed will soon be big business.
We Spoke to the Medieval Astronomers Who Made David Leyonhjelm Swear
Leyonhjelm was in Melbourne as part of a senate inquiry into the medical and psychological effects of wind turbines. ClimActs were there to take the piss.
Some Wind Turbines Can Be Hacked by Anyone With an Internet Connection
Welcome to the Internet of Hackable Things.
Wind Powers the Eiffel Tower's Sustainable Future
UGE International's giant turbines are estimated to wipe out the carbon footprint of the structure's entire first floor.
Ontario Community Groups Are Still Fighting with Energy Companies Over Wind Turbines
Bigwig human-rights lawyer Julian Falconer is challenging all three political parties in Canada to step in and stop Suncor's plans to build 46 new wind turbines in the area until a comprehensive study can be done.
The Highest-Flying Wind Turbine
It will float 1,000 feet in the air in the name of cleaner, cheaper, and mobile energy.
Take a Tour of Every Wind Turbine in the US with this Interactive Map
The US Geological Survey plans to assess the impact of wind turbines on wildlife, but first it needs to know where they are.
Watch a Massive Wind Turbine Transmission Get Torn Apart and Repaired
A turbine overhaul costs about two-thirds the price of a new turbine, which in this case run up to 200,000 euros a pop.