CWind secures cable contract for Merkur Offshore Wind Farm

CWind, a provider of services to the offshore wind industry, announced that it has been successfully awarded a contract to deliver all cable pull-in services for 66 offshore wind turbines and one offshore substation at Merkur Offshore Wind Farm. The 396-MW Merkur project is currently being constructed 45 km from the island of Borkum in

Plans unveiled for largest offshore wind & energy storage combination

Deepwater Wind unveiled plans for its newest project off the American coast: Revolution Wind, a utility-scale offshore wind farm paired with an energy storage system. “Revolution Wind will be the largest combined offshore wind and energy storage project in the world,” said Deepwater Wind Chief Executive Officer Jeffrey Grybowski. “People may be surprised by just

Say hello to SMES: Superconducting magnetic energy storage system

Superconducting Magnetic Energy Storage (SMES) is a novel technology that stores electricity from the grid within the magnetic field of a coil comprised of superconducting wire with near-zero loss of energy.

Slip ring dependability gives small-wind builder a big advantage

As the nacelle of the turbine rotates into the wind, a slip ring prevents the cables from twisting into a knot.

Energy storage developments in Canada, the U.S. and beyond in the last 12 mos

Energy storage has been referred to by many commentators as a “game changer” because it will greatly improve the efficient use of electricity resources (generation, transmission, distribution).

Charge, discharge, and battery simulation: a solution for battery & connected devices

The 17040 system has flexible test editing functions to perform independent channel tests and conforms to the diversified requirements for testing secondary battery packs with high safety and stability.

Antaira Technologies offers new media converter

Antaira Technologies, a global developer and manufacturer of industrial networking devices and communication solutions for harsh environment applications, announced the expansion of its industrial networking infrastructure family with the introduction of the IMP-C1000-SFP series. The IMP-C1000- SFP series is a compact IP30 rated gigabit Ethernet-to-fiber media converter featuring a 10/100/1000Tx Ethernet port that supports IEEE 802.3at high

Ten years of progress positions Ohio to take renewables to the next level

Since 2007, Ohio has seen over a 19,000%  increase in the amount of electricity it gets from the sun and an 8,510% increase in wind-power production, according to a new report released by Environment Ohio Research & Policy Center. The report also highlights advances in the use of energy storage and electric vehicles that will

Torino Power unwraps temperature sensor for low-voltage overhead cables

Torino engineers have taken the design of their existing Powerline Monitoring (“PLM”) transmission sensor and have reduced the overall sensor size to 1/3 for one of the most versatile, compact, passive temperature sensors in the market.

Global annual power capacity additions for utility-scale & distributed energy storage to exceed 50 GW by 2026

Two new reports from Navigant Research look at the global markets for deployed utility-scale energy storage systems (ESSs) and distributed energy storage systems (DESSs) for commercial and industrial (C&I) and residential customers. During the past two years, the energy storage industry has experienced significant growth in the more mature early adopter markets, as well as new markets