Coast Guard installs wind turbine in Juneau

JUNEAU, Alaska – The Coast Guard installed a Skystream 3.7 wind turbine at Coast Guard Station Juneau Tuesday morning, which is estimated to produce approximately 10 percent of Station Juneau’s electrical load and help the Coast Guard gain experience working with renewable energy and assess wind turbines use at remote Coast Guard sites in Alaska. The Coast Guard worked closely with the City and...

Coast Guard marks massive green energy effort with wind turbine raising in Southwest Harbor

SOUTHWEST HARBOR, MAINE — The U.S. Coast Guard in Maine will mark a year-long effort to implement various green energy initiatives by raising a wind turbine that will provide power to Coast Guard housing during a ceremony in Southwest Harbor, Maine, Fri., Aug. 27, 2010.

Public meeting scheduled for proposed wind turbine installation at Coast Guard Training Center

CAPE MAY, N.J. – Representatives from Coast Guard Training Center Cape May will hold an open house Wednesday, March 11, 2009, at 7 p.m. in the Cape May Municipal Building to record public comments on the proposed wind turbines.

Contractor presents radar study findings to waterway stakeholders

BOSTON – An independent contractor hired by the Coast Guard to determine the effects that wind turbines in Nantucket Sound may have on the operation of marine radars presented its findings today to the Southeastern Massachusetts Harbor Safety and Security Forum.

Training Center Investigates Wind Turbines to Conserve Energy

CAPE MAY, N.J. – The National Renewable Energy Lab (NREL) confirmed today that Coast Guard Training Center Cape May is a viable location for the installation of wind turbine power generators. The determination of viability from NREL is the first step in process to promote and increase renewable power at Coast Guard Training Center Cape May. “The Coast Guard is very excited about the potential...