Thursday, October 6, 2022

First recyclable wind-turbine blades installed in Germany

Siemens Gamesa’s RecyclableBlades are generating electricity in the first commercial installation of fully recyclable wind turbine blades, at RWE’s Kaskasi offshore wind power project...

GreenSpur, Niron develop rare-earth-free solution

GreenSpur Wind and Niron Magnetics announced a new rare-earth-free generation solution for the offshore wind market. The findings have been verified by ORE Catapult,...

ematec to present new blade-lifting beam at WindEnergy

Ematec, a specialist supplier of lifting equipment for the wind industry, is using WindEnergy 2022 in Hamburg, September 17-30, for an extraordinary presentation (Hall...

Ventus establishes wind turbine entity in Canada

Ventus Group has formed Ventus Wind Services (Canada) Inc., registered in Ontario and operating to supply Ventus’ optimization solutions in wind-turbine performance throughout North...

Sulzer Schmid launches 3DX blade damage monitor

Sulzer Schmid, a Swiss company pioneering UAV technology for wind rotor blade inspection, recently announced the launch of its latest 3DX Damage Progression module...

Russelectric announces Switchgear Simulators

Russelectric, a manufacturer of power control systems and automatic transfer switches, announced the availability of Switchgear Simulators designed to train personnel on automatic and...

Ventus Group gets DNV certification

Ventus Engineering GmbH, supplier of end-to-end optimization solutions within the type approval envelope for excellence in wind-turbine performance, has been certified from DNV according...

VinciVR receives $200K DOE grant for VR training tool

U.S. Energy Secretary Jennifer Granholm recently announced that VinciVR Inc. will receive $200,000 as part of 259 Department of Energy grants totaling $53 million...

Stora Enso partners with Modvion on wood for turbine towers

Mass timber product supplier Stora Enso and wood technology company Modvion are partnering to establish wood as the material of choice for wind-turbine towers....

Endangered whales tagged with digital acoustic tech

The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management (BOEM) and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration’s (NOAA) Stellwagen Bank National Marine Sanctuary recently announced the successful...

DNV certifies floating turbine concept

DNV, the independent energy expert and assurance provider, has provided Fred. Olsen 1848 with a Statement of Feasibility (similar to an Approval in Principle)...

NRG adds ZX TM Lidar to remote sensing portfolio

NRG Systems Inc., a designer and manufacturer of smart technologies for a range of wind, solar, and meteorological applications, has added ZX Lidars’ ZX...

EverWind to begin green H2 production in Nova Scotia

EverWind Fuels LLC, a developer of green hydrogen and ammonia production, storage facilities, and transportation assets, will begin production of green hydrogen in 2025...

BladeBUG robot saves inspection time

A robot called BladeBUG can be deployed to inspect areas of concern on a turbine blade, about half the time it would take to...

Electro Industries releases software update

Electro Industries/GaugeTech (EIG) recently released V.5.00.0110 of its CommunicatorPQA® power monitoring software. This release primarily supports the Nexus® 1450 Cyber Secure power quality meter’s...

Wind turbine prototype reveals spiral airfoil

Golden Ratio Turbine Concepts (GRTC), a fluid flow spiral rotor inventor, recently revealed its advanced 3-D Spiral Wing Airfoil in its newest vertical axis...

Perceptual Robotics launches autonomous drone

Perceptual Robotics will launch the DOT autonomous drone, designed to undertake in-depth turbine inspections and analyze the data collected. The company has had DOT...

WindCube Lidar suite maker Leosphere is now Vaisala

Leosphere, maker of the WindCube Lidar suite, is now Vaisala, as it completes integration with Vaisala, who purchased the company in 2018. From Lidars, sensors,...

UL, ONYX Insight team up on wind asset life program

UL, an adviser on the technical development, evaluation, and optimization of renewable energy projects, has deepened its collaboration with ONYX Insight, a provider of...

Norway’s Aker chooses Hitachi Energy as tech partner

Aker BP, the Norwegian oil and gas exploration and production company, has selected Hitachi Energy, a global technology and market leader in power grids,...
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