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Walgreens Debuts First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.

Located at 635 Chicago Ave. in Evanston, Ill and sporting two wind turbines, nearly 850 solar panels and a geothermal system burrowed 550 feet into the ground, Walgreens celebrated the official opening of what is believed to be the nation’s first net zero energy retail store, anticipated to produce energy...  more

Walgreens Sets Goal to Build Nation’s First Net Zero Energy Retail Store in Evanston, Ill.

Editors note: Two Wing Power Energy Wing Force turbines will be part of Walgreens' project to build the nation's first net zero retail (chain) store in Evanston Illinois. Below is the official Walgreens' press release and links to published articles on this story. Also, Walgreens has launched a page on...  more

Vendors and Operators Target a Greener LTE Future

January 23, 2013 | by: Tammy Parker FierceBroadband Wireless WPE/Verizon Salem Installation Cell sites' energy costs cause a significant hit on overall network opex, and the hit promises to get even more painful as...  more

INTERVIEW: US wind speed-hybridized turbine developer to raise institutional funding round

Clean Energy Pipeline Jessica Mills-Davies 25 January 2013 Wing Power Energy, a Massachusetts-based developer of hybrid vertical micro-wind turbines that operate in both low and high winds, plans to raise its first investment round this year in a bid to reach full commercialization  Chief Executive Harry Ruda told Clean Energy...  more

Wing Power Energy focuses on micro-wind systems for cell towers, buildings

Boston Business Journal Don Seiffert Associate Editor MHT Jan 22, 2013, 11:05am EST | UPDATED: Jan 22, 2013, 11:21am EST When it comes to wind energy, Wing Power Energy CEO Harry Ruda thinks small. While large wind farms like the Cape Wind Project...  more

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Wing Power Energy to be Featured in Verizon Wireless Booth at International Consumer Electronics Show (CES)

WING POWER ENERGY TO BE FEATURED IN VERIZON WIRELESS BOOTH AT INTERNATIONAL CONSUMER ELECTRONICS SHOW (CES) In-Booth Demo Highlights Work with Verizon Innovation Program BURLINGTON, Mass. – January 8, 2013 – Wing Power Energy, the developer of the world’s most efficient micro wind vertical turbine, will be demonstrating in the Verizon Wireless booth (South...  more

Harry Ruda Named Rensselaer 2012 Entrepreneur of the Year

Award celebrates entrepreneurial vision, commitment and creativity  BURLINGTON, Mass. – June 28, 2012– Wing Power Energy, the developer of the world’s most efficient micro wind vertical turbine, today announces that its CEO, Harry Ruda, has been named Entrepreneur of the Year by his alma mater, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute. Established in...  more
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