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Moventas torquedensity

Lowering the cost of new energy with innovation

In the pursuit of reducing the overall weight of the wind turbine mass, Moventas’ engineers have discovered an innovative power / density concept based on proven designs. By designing a gearbox compact and extremely lightweight, our state-of-the-art unit provides a significant reduction of tower head mass. The need for drivetrain space in the axial direction

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Author J. Thomas Siwo

Two Ohio wind energy projects on hold after legislative changes

This article,from law firm Bricker & Eckler, is authored by J. Thomas Siwo Iberdrola Renewables, the company that runs the existing Blue Creek Wind Farm, has said two “possible wind farm projects are ‘on hold’ after a pair of legislative actions changed the rules on renewable energy” in Ohio, according to an article in The Lima

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New 2 MW wind turbine designed for low-speed winds by AMSC

AMSC, a global solutions provider serving the wind and power grid industry, announced the availability of its newest wind turbine design. The 2-megawatt (MW) wind turbine has a rotor diameter of 113 meters and a swept area of 10,039 square meters, making it an ideal wind turbine for low wind speed regions. Additionally, AMSC announced

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TÜV SÜD PMSS advises U.S. on offshore wind cable spacing

PMSS America, Inc., the US division of global renewable energy consulting firm TÜV SÜD PMSS, supported by submarine cable specialists Red Penguin Associates Ltd. of the U.K., has been selected to provide strategic guidance to the U.S. Department of the Interior and Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) on cable spacing for U.S. offshore wind projects.

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Offshore wind is the way to go: an interview with PMSS’ Taylor Roark

Investment in offshore wind is picking up in the U.S., but it still has a long way to go. In this episode of Wind Talk we spoke with Taylor Roark, senior consultant – project assurance with PMSS, about the incipient U.S. offshore wind industry and the challenges that still lie ahead. Roark also discusses the

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