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Emerson, Vayu to optimize wind farms with machine learning

Emerson has formed an alliance with Vayu, a Ystrategies Corp. company, to provide automation technology solutions for wind-farm energy optimization in the Americas, Caribbean,...

Vaisala fortifies comprehensive wind-industry product range

Vaisala, a global leader in weather, environmental, and industrial measurements, recently introduced Leosphere’s industry-leading Lidar (Light Detection and Ranging) technology into its portfolio of...

Siemens Gamesa gets investment grade rating

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has become the first wind turbine manufacturer to attain an investment grade rating. The company obtained a BBB-long-term credit...

Siemens Gamesa gets order for 43 turbines in Canada

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy recently announced it has signed a contract to supply and commission 43 SG 4.5-145 wind turbines, with flexible rating up...

Vestas secures order for 420 MW in the U.S.

Vestas has received an order for 420 MW of V120-2.2 MW turbines for a project in the U.S. The order includes supply and commissioning of...

Siemens Gamesa secures two orders in the U.S.

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy was selected by EDF Renewables North America to supply turbines for the Coyote and Oso Grande projects in the United...

New foundation wins construction industry award

An Oregon cleantech company that developed a new concrete-saving, CO2-reducing foundation system for wind-turbine towers has been awarded the 2019 Merit Award from the...

Allete to sell wind power to Fortune 500 companies

Allete Clean Energy recently announced it has acquired the Diamond Spring wind project in Oklahoma from Apex Clean Energy and will build, own, operate,...

Turbine engineering and services firm moves to Portland

Greater Portland Inc. recently announced Diamond WTG Engineering & Services Inc., a division of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd. has relocated its headquarters to Portland,...

Connecticut governor announces offshore wind plan

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont recently announced that the state and its partners have reached an agreement on a harbor development plan for State Pier...

Offshore wind hydrogen production could be subsidy-free within 10 years

New offshore wind hydrogen proposals in Germany and Netherlands expand the revenue potential for offshore wind and deployment learnings will lower hydrogen production costs...

Enel Green Power acquires U.S. renewable energy developer Tradewind Energy

Enel, through its U.S. renewable subsidiary Enel Green Power North America, Inc., recently closed an agreement to purchase Kansas-based renewable developer Tradewind Energy, Inc. Under...

Han-Eco® B offers compatibility with metal connectors

HARTING multiplies the possible uses of plastic connectors with the new Han-Eco® B series. The Han-Eco® range now includes plastic housings that are fully...

Vestas receives 143-MW order in the U.S.

Copenhagen Infrastructure Partners (CIP) recently placed an order for 143 MW of V126-3.45 MW turbines for the Bearkat II Wind project in Texas. Bearkat II...

Renewable energy industry gets training boost

Altitec, a leading provider of wind-turbine rotor-blade repair and maintenance services and technician training, recently opened an Altitec Academy in Australia. The first training...

O&M jack-up vessel to join the Fred. Olsen Windcarrier fleet

Fred. Olsen Windcarrier has signed a long-term time charter with Falcon Global for their jack-up vessel Jill. The jack-up vessel will be an integrated...

Geo-location mapping project crosses 100K turbine milestone

An ambitious project led by IntelStor to map the geo-locations of every wind turbine in the world has hit a major milestone. IntelStor has now...

Ericsson and Comau show 5G Digital Twin at Hannover Messe

Ericsson and Comau recently showed the Digital Twin enabled by the 5G connectivity to the Hannover Messe. This innovation project, which is being tested,...

ONYX: Operators must embrace disruptive technologies

Embracing disruptive digital technologies for the collection and analysis of wind-turbine data offers the best route to reducing the costs of operations and maintenance...

NRG’s Bat Deterrent System reduces bat fatalities by 67 percent

A trial of NRG Systems’ Bat Deterrent System at the Pilot Hill Wind Project in Illinois yielded an overall reduction in bat fatalities of...
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