Small wind market size worth $1.79 billion by 2025, CAGR: 14.3%: Grand View Research Inc.

The global small wind market is expected to reach $1.79 billion by 2025, according to a new report by Grand View Research, Inc.

XL Hybrids announces new customers installing xl3 hybrid electric drive systems to save on fuel costs and increase sustainability

Customers are deploying XL3 hybrids technology on many types of vehicles including Ford Transit cargo and passenger vans, Ford E-Series passenger shuttles, GM cargo vans, and GM 4500 passenger shuttles.

U.S. electric grid remains vulnerable to natural disasters, cyber, and physical attacks; action needed to improve resiliency of the power system

The grid remains vulnerable to diverse threats that can potentially cause extensive damage and result in large-area, prolonged outages that could cost billions of dollars and cause loss of life, the report found.

Nacelle lifting beam improves offshore construction for Adwen

Wind turbine OEM Adwen needed a new nacelle-lifting toolkit and accessory equipment that was provided by Airpes.

FAA’s changes would have disrupted financing of wind development projects nationwide

Recent changes to Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) policies concerning issuance of Determinations of No Hazard (DNH) will likely have profound and potentially adverse repercussions on wind development projects nationwide.

Envision Energy launches ‘Energy IoT and Smart City Technology Alliance’

Envision Energy has announced an open-platform alliance that connects energy pioneers and technology innovators to help accelerate the clean energy transition through digitalization.

Wind turbine common failures and solutions

Experience is improving estimates of failure times for critical components such as bearings, said experts at the 3rd Annual Wind Optimization & Maintenance Canada conference.

Bachmann Electronic shows solutions for smart turbines in Husum

Bachmann Electronic is using Husum Wind to present its Smart Turbine Automation concept and will be throwing all its experience into the ring: 100,000 wind turbines – worldwide one in three – are equipped with Bachmann control technology or condition monitoring systems.

Sad news: Siemens Gamesa to close blade manufacturing plant in Tillsonburg, Ontario

The blade manufacturing plant in Tillsonburg, ON will be closed by early 2018

Hempel launches new fast drying coating to deliver increased productivity in heavy industrial applications

Designed as fast drying to optimize productivity by shortening the man hours needed for the application, Hempaprime Multi 500 from Henpel enables three coats to be applied in 20% less time than current products* without compromising on quality, strength, finish or the high-volume solids of the product.