Bachmann updates its EPLAN, WSCAD and 3D CAD data

Bachmann customers can now access the updated EPLAN macro and 3D CAD libraries. The WSCAD data, also updated, is available on the manufacturer’s web site.

Seaproof Solutions wins contract for its cable protector for DONG Energy’s 1.2 GW project

This is the 13th offshore wind farm project for Seaproof Solutions, taking the total number of cable protection systems supplied to more than 1,000 units.

SoCal Editor suggests a way to electrify transportation

By powering a range of vehicles (electrify transportation) from cars to heavy duty trucks, with clean electric power instead of gasoline and diesel fuel, the organization says it can meet California’s ambitious clean air goals.

Health and environmental benefits of wind and solar energy in the U.S., 2007 to 2015

The goal of this work is to evaluate how a subset of wind and solar energy’s health and environmental benefits have evolved from 2007 through 2015 both in absolute terms as well as on a dollar-benefit per kWh basis.

Are vessel shortages slowing the offshore wind industry?

For a number of years, the sector has been suffering from vessel shortages for installation and maintenance ships.

Global small wind market to grow 20% by 2022

The global small wind market is estimated to register robust growth from 2017 to 2022, an estimated CAGR of 20.2%.

Hybrid solar-wind market to hit $1.47 billion by 2024

Solar Wind Market size is expected to reach $1.47 billion by 2024.

Retail rate impacts of renewable electricity: Some first thoughts

The first objective of the presentation was to summarize select recent analyses of the retail rate impacts of renewable electricity.

Offshore anchor manufacturer Vryhof launches engineering unit

The unit will provide expertise in hydrodynamic and vessel motion analysis. Anchor.

Offshore wind needs a better barge and turbine platform to bring down costs

The cost-reducing barge described here is intended for the construction and deployment of offshore floating structures, a spar buoy, large enough to support a wind turbine.