USA: GE re-enters offshore wind market

GE had signed a contract in 2003 with Cape Wind to supply the turbines.

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USA: $300,000 for Worcester Polytechnic Institute for ...

With a three-year, $300,000 award from the National Science Foundation, a research team at Worcester Polytechnic ...

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USA: Sen. Brown announces $750,000 for University of Toledo

WASHINGTON D.C. — U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown today announced that the University of Toledo will receive $750,000 ...

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Europe: Are offshore wind farms genuinely more efficient?

In January 2010, wind farms in Germany had a generating capacity of 25,777 megawatts. This means that almost eight ...

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USA: Power-One develops 2,5 MW inverter for offshore ...

Power-One has developed a 2,5 MW inverter for use in large off-shore and on-shore wind turbines. It has already ...

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Squeezing More Power from the Breeze with gearless turbines

These days, the wind industry is all about scaling up, cutting costs, and improving reliability. One way to do ...

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Denmark: Poseidon combining wind and waves

Since offshore wind turbines generally work best in the world’s worst seas, you might as well try to generate ...

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Germany: REpower start-up celebration for offshore test ...

Hamburg-based manufacturer expects strong growth in the offshore wind energy sector, particularly in Europe. Six ...

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GWEC reports on Wind Power in China

China (excluding Taiwan) was the world’s largest wind energy market in 2009, more than doubling its wind farm ...

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NASA satellite data used to estimate the potential of ...

Felipe Pimenta was stuck. A doctoral student in oceanography at the University of Delaware, he had to complete a ...

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Sepura wins contract to supply German offshore wind ...

Sepura in Cambridge has won a contract to supply TETRA radios to Alpha Ventus, the first offshore wind farm in ...

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Germany: GE’s Gearless 4MW Offshore Wind Turbine ...

General Electric Co., the world’s second-biggest maker of wind turbines, plans to introduce a 4 megawatt gearless ...

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Poland: Shorter response time can save millions of ...

April 20, 2010 Rockwell Automation's EtherNet/IP-based Wind Park Management solution offers a speed of response so ...

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UK: Seajacks new giant vessel arrived in Great Yarmouth

The arrival yesterday morning of one of the biggest vessels so far to grace Great Yarmouth’s £50m outer ...

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USA: Racing for offshore wind

As New Englanders await a decision in Massachusetts on a bitterly contested proposal to build the nation’s first ...

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USA: Gov. Jennifer Granholm to speak at Michigan Wind ...

She’ll speak Wednesday morning at a conference sponsored by the Great Lakes Renewable Energy Association. The ...

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Half Of EU Electricity from wind energy In 2050

MADRID – Wind energy can provide half of the European Union’s electricity requirements in 2050, the ...

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New Siemens SWT Direct Drive Wind Turbines Ready For Sale

Siemens Energy launched its new SWT-3.0-101 Direct Drive wind turbine for sale at the European Wind Energy ...

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Germany: Woodward to Supply REpower With Wind Power ...

Woodward Governor Company (NASDAQ: WGOV) today announced that it signed an agreement with REpower Systems AG to ...

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The world’s largest offshore wind farm uses Technotex ...

Technotex/Ultralift, Supporting Industry Manufacturer to the Cargo Equipment Experts global network for asset based ...

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Siemens to build wind turbine production plant in the UK

Siemens Energy is to build a new production plant for offshore wind turbines in the UK. With the new plant Siemens ...

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Boost for two Tees Valley companies

The region’s offshore and subsea sector was given a boost wlaseek with the award of work and investment to two Tees ...

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DOE To reduce Offshore Wind Cost

The White House is seeking more than $12 million in the fiscal 2011 budget for a project to drive down the cost of ...

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GE to use offshore wind turbines with no gearbox

Engineering corporation General Electric has recently announced that its future offshore wind turbines will have no ...

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Converteam’s competing with HORIBA

A Warwickshire engineering company is going head to head with a Japanese firm to design and build a cheaper way of ...

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Hexicon’s with new floating wind platform

Eco Factor: Floating platform to harvest wind energy to generate up to 40MW of renewable power. With nations ...

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