All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Wind Energy’

Google Inks Another Big Wind Energy Deal In Texas

Google announced today that it has inked a deal with the Happy Hereford wind farm outside of Amarillo, Texas. Google is purchasing the farm’s entire output, calling it part of its quest to power its operations 100% with renewable energy. The wind farm is expected to start producing energy late next year, and is being developed by Oklahoma-based Chermac Energy. …

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Google Acquires Wind Energy Company Makani Power

Back in 2007, Google announced that it would be putting hundreds of millions of dollars into a “strategic initiative to develop electricity from renewable energy sources that will be cheaper than electricity produced from coal.” This included eSolar and Makani Power. News is out today that Google has now acquired the latter. Brad Stone at BusinessWeek writes: Last February, Astro …

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