GE’s North American studies show no hard limit to renewables on a grid system

GE has performed numerous studies on renewable integration, and has launched a new interactive infographic consolidating the key findings from three of its North American studies to help provide valuable insight to those looking to add renewables to their power mix.

A report: Global Wind Market Update–Demand & Supply 2015 Demand

Additions of wind power capacity set a new global record in 2015 at 63.8 GW.

DONG Energy completes acquisition of U.S. offshore wind development project in New Jersey, announces “Ocean Wind”

DONG Energy is one of the leading energy groups in Northern Europe, headquartered in Denmark.

Senvion contracts MPI Enterprise for turbine installation on Nordsee One

The MPI Enterprise wind turbine installation vessel, MPI Enterprise, will perform offshore transportation and installation of all 54 Senvion 6.2M-126 turbines.

Yieldco Math: How better financial modeling can improve yieldco prospects

Yieldcos were touted as a transformational vehicle for unlocking value in electric generation assets and reducing capital costs. In 2015 the yieldco market crashed down to earth, dropping 43% in average value.

Capstone Power Dev. to use Pentalum Tech’s Lidar to measure wind speeds

Capstone Power Development will be relying on Pentalum Technologies’ SpiDAR wind Lidar to provide real-time wind speed measurements at four Ontario wind farms reaching commercial operation in 2016.

Hammond intros easy access harsh environment wall mount steel enclosures

The HWHK Series, from Hammond Manufacturing is a family of easy to open, yet secure, wall mount enclosures designed to house electrical and/or electronic equipment in harsh industrial environments.

GE blog: Three key trends that will define the future of wind industry

Competing in the wind industry is like playing on a major league baseball team.

Gearbox developer ZF expands facility to include new business

With the purchase of Bosch Rexroth’s wind turbine gearbox brand and the growth of the existing wind service business, ZF N.A. management made the decision to expand the capacity at the existing Vernon Hills service location.

HGC Engineering earns ISO/IEC 17025 accreditation for noise testing of wind turbines

HGC Engineering is now not only one of a handful of North American based ISO/IEC 17025:2005 accredited acoustical consultants, they are now also one of the few groups in the US andCanada to deploy RoBin, a European engineered, state-of-the-art measurement and analysis system which streamlines IEC-61400-11 testing.