Thursday, February 2, 2023

DNV, Reodor create service for wind-farm decommissioning

DNV, the independent expert in risk management and assurance, is moving ahead in collaboration with Reodor Studios to create a digital service that will...

Vaisala announces WindCube Lidar enhancements

Vaisala, a global leader in weather, environmental, and industrial measurements, including wind Lidar instruments for wind energy, recently announced enhancements to WindCube Lidar, including...

Videoscope makes wind-turbine gearbox inspections faster

The IPLEX G Lite-W videoscope combines portability with imaging features packed into a small, ergonomic form. It enables users to visually inspect inside a...

WindESCo and Deloitte team up for Spain, EU wind farms

WindESCo, a wind plant optimization company, has signed a distribution agreement with Deloitte to expand WindESCo’s offerings to wind assets in Spain. Deloitte will...

Wärtsilä launches grid balancing technology

Wärtsilä recently launched its next-generation grid balancing technology, designed to provide flexible grid capacity in adverse weather conditions and enable renewables to perform as...

X1 Wind installs floating wind platform in Canary Islands

X1 Wind’s floating platform has been successfully installed at the PLOCAN test site in the Canary Islands. As summer trade-winds abated, a suitable weather window...

Röchling launches Pulcap to enhance rotor-blade stability

International plastics processor Röchling Industrial has launched Pulcap, a product made of composites, that enhances the stability of wind-turbine rotor blades. Owing to their...

ONYX Insight reports exponential wind growth

ONYX Insight, provider of data analytics and engineering expertise to the global wind industry, has reported exponential international growth as it surpasses a plethora...

Clir retained for Okanagan Wind portfolio

Clir Renewables, the market intelligence platform for wind and solar, has been retained as the data analysis and optimization service for the Okanagan Wind...

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)...