To improve our understanding of why and how bats interact with wind turbines, the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) has selected three companies to receive funding. Selected through the NREL Enabling Coexistence Options for Wind Energy and Wildlife (ECO Wind) program’s first-ever competitive request for proposals, the awardees will receive a total of $1.1 million to research how bats behave near wind turbines and power plants.

Read the full article announcing the awardees.