Tuesday, December 05, 2006

Wind Energy Stocks - Are there any?

Since I posted the list of solar energy stocks a few days ago, I have come up with a list of wind energy stocks per requests from readers. The following are a list of the pure plays and semi-pure plays in the wind energy field. Companies which have a very small portion of their business in wind were excluded (e.g. GE, FPL, TXU). The list shows the name of the company, the stock market symbol, what exchange the stock is traded on, and their business. Some of these stocks are very speculative and none are recommendations.

Americas Wind Energy Corporation (AWNE Over-the-Counter Bulletin Board) manufacturing and marketing of medium sized (500 - 1,000 megawatt (MW)) wind turbines for the North American market.

Babcock & Brown Wind Partners (BBWPF Pink Sheets) An Australian based specialized investment fund focused on the wind energy generation sector

Gamesa Corp. (GCTAF Pink Sheets) 18% of the world's share of the wind turbine market. Based in Spain.

Kore Holdings (KORH Pink Sheets) A power provider and marketer of alternative energy from wind farms, hydro and distributed power facilities.

McKenzie Bay International Ltd. (MKBY OTCBB) Develops wind powered alternative energy systems.

Mass Megawatts Wind Power Inc. (MMGW OTCBB) Develops prototype wind energy production equipment.

NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc. (NKW.V TSX Venture Exchange) Wind energy developer in the Haida Energy Field off the coast of British Columbia since 2001.

Scottish Power plc (SPI NYSE) A leading developer and operator of renewable energy in both the UK and the US. It is one of the largest providers of wind energy in the US.

Shear Wind Inc. (SWX.V Canadian Venture Exchange )Provider of wind-generated energy in Atlantic Canada.

Sea Breeze Power Corp. (SBX.V Canadian Venture Exchange ) Developer of large-scale windfarms and underwater electricity transmission lines in British Columbia.

Tower Tech Holdings Inc. (TWRT OTCBB) Involved in the engineering, manufacture, and sale of wind turbine extension towers and monopiles to the wind energy industry

Vector Wind Energy Inc. (VWE.V Canadian Venture Exchange ) developer of wind energy projects in Canada.

Vestas Wind Systems (VWSYF Pink Sheets) 34% of the world's share of the wind turbine market. Based in Denmark.

U.S. Wind Farming (USWF Pink Sheets) The federal court in Chicago entered a Final Judgment as to U.S. Wind Farming on October 20, 2006.

Western Wind Energy (WNDEF Pinik Sheets) Produces clean renewable electrical energy from over 500 wind turbine generators located in Tehachapi and San Gorgonio Pass (Palm Springs), California.

No recommendations are expressed or implied with regard to the purchase, sale, holding, or shorting of any of the above stocks.


Jimbla said...

Also look at Composite Technology. CPTC. They have a $2 bln backlog for their wind turbines.

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