Monday, February 17, 2020

Innovation

Vaisala Forecasts El Niño Will Continue to Impact U.S. Wind in Q1 2016

A strengthening El Niño weather pattern is expected to boost wind energy performance for West Coast investors and operators in the first quarter of...

NREL and Statoil Collaborate To Make the First Multi-Turbine Floating Offshore Array a Reality

A recent study performed by the National Wind Technology Center (NWTC) at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is helping Norway-based Statoil analyze key...

Vestas Introduces New Larger-Rotor, Higher Performing 3-MW Turbine Variant

The V136-3.45-MW turbine is the newest variant of the proven 3-MW platform, which Vestas continuously optimizes to strengthen its product offerings. Raising the bar...

NREL Industry Growth Forum Attracts Clean Energy Startups and Investors

Thirty clean energy companies will present their business cases to a panel of investors and industry experts November 3 and 4 in Denver, Colorado,...

Consumers Energy Keeping Electric Costs Affordable, Adding Renewable Energy from New Wind Farm

Consumers Energy is supporting a Michigan-first approach that keeps costs competitive for customers, announcing an agreement today to purchase renewable energy from a new...

Onshore Wind Leads the Field as Lowest Cost Energy Technology

RenewableUK has welcomed a report by Policy Exchange that demonstrates that onshore wind is on course to be cheaper than new gas generation, so...

The Current State of Energy Technology

When it comes to energy, you can read about what’s new on the device that’s in your pocket. That’s because the Department of Energy...

Iberdrola Once Again Included in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index

Iberdrola has again been nominated for the prestigious Dow Jones Sustainability Index (DJSI), the main international benchmark for measuring how companies contribute toward sustainable...

Want a Tax Credit for a Small Wind System? Be Sure It’s Certified

Small wind electric systems are one of the most cost-effective, home-based renewable energy systems for your home with zero emissions and pollution. If you...

Renewable NRG Systems Launches User Interface

Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, has completely redesigned its software interface...

Pattern Energy Acquires Remaining Capacity in 283-MW Gulf Wind Power Facility

Pattern Energy Group Inc. recently announced that it has completed the acquisition of the remaining 170 MW ownership interests in the 283-MW Gulf Wind...

D.C. Sets Example with Major Wind Energy Purchase, Saving $45 Million

While Congress continues to debate extending the renewable energy Production Tax Credit and Investment Tax Credit, the nation’s capital city just endorsed wind power...

Getting to Grips with Wind Lidar Technology

Today, more than 1,000 wind Lidars of all types are being used globally for wind energy applications alone — a number that has roughly...

Clemson and NREL Will Collaborate On Turbine R&D

Two advanced U.S. wind energy research and testing facilities have joined forces to help the wind energy industry improve the performance of wind turbine...

DNV GL Awards Prototype Certificate For 7MW Siemens Turbine

DNV GL, the world’s largest resource of independent energy experts, has awarded Siemens Wind Power with offshore prototype certification for its new 7MW offshore...

Siemens Installs 7MW Offshore Prototype

Only a few months after its sales launch at the EWEA Offshore trade show in Copenhagen, the new Siemens offshore flagship wind turbine of...

GE Optimization Service Targets Wind Farm Efficiency

When planning a wind plant, collector cable systems play a critical role in how efficiently power can be delivered from the point of generation...

IEA Stresses Technology Boost To Meet Climate Goals

A concerted push for clean-energy innovation is the only way the world can meet its climate goals, the International Energy Agency stated upon the...

Lufft Wind Sensor Classified For Offshore Use

The Lufft Ultrasonic Anemometer VENTUS successfully completed the test at the International Technical Inspection Agency TÜV SÜD and now has the Protection Class IP68....

Flight From Danger

A trained falcon named Houdini darts and soars next to a wind power plant in the shadow of the Colorado Rockies, gathering radar data...
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