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Making sure the gearbox stays realiable

Gearbox reliability is a crucial issue for the wind energy industry. The gearbox and its supporting components (i.e. shafts, generator, brakes, and lubrication system)...

Designing small wind systems properly

In order to safely withstand the relentless forces of Mother Nature, and to provide a full service life with minimized maintenance, small wind power...

Ground improvement techniques for turbine sites

When the geotechnical exploration at a planned wind turbine tower location reveals that the subsurface conditions are weak and compressible, a deep foundation system...