June 2016 issue: New ideas to boost production, AEP up 5% + more

02 Editorial: Wind energy inspires present and future generations 08 Windwatch: A chilling story of blade abuse, What to do with extra towers, Journal bearings in a planetary stage, Ask a wind tech, Wind work around North America 42 How small data from material science accurately predicts failure rates and more Decades of experience with

April 2016 issue: Innovators & influencers issue, WINDPOWER 2016 + more

02 EDITORIAL Why can’t some utilities just work with the wind industry? 08 WINDWATCH Preview of WINDPOWER 2016 in New Orleans, Wikov gears, Guard for leading-edge erosion, Making construction, sustainable work, Ask a wind tech, Windwork around North America 40 INTERNET OF THINGS Talking with turbines through the Internet of Things   Why can’t Ohio

February 2016 issue: Leadership in Wind, improve lube seals, rise of renewables + more

01 EDITORIAL Showing Leadership in wind 06 WINDWATCH VariLoad, Fugro Trenching, 2015 leadership winners, Wind work around North America 14 COMPONENTS How a coil spring improves lube seals 18 RELIABILITY Building a framework for better floating wind systems 22 BOLTING Is a maintenance-free bolt connection possible on wind turbines? 26 FINANCE Rise of renewables spells

2016 Renewable Energy Handbook

WINDPOWER Engineering and Development – Welcome to the Handbook Editor’s welcome to the wind section…………. p.09 Wind Basics……………………………………………. p.10 Top wind stats and resource map………………. p.12 Components of a wind turbine………………….. p.16 Wind articles Bearings……………………………………………………p.18 Blades………………………………………………………p.21 Bolting……………………………………………………..p.24 Cables………………………………………………………p.27 Composites……………………………………………….p.30 Gears & gearboxes…………………………………….p.32 Encoders…………………………………………………..p.34 Motors & drives…………………………………………p.37 Hydraulics…………………………………………………p.38 Slip rings…………………………………………………..p.42 Switchgear………………………………………………..p.46 Filters……………………………………………………….p.48 Lubricants…………………………………………………p.51 Site assessment…………………………………………p.54 Logistics

Windpower Engineering and Development Digital Edition October 2015

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Windpower Engineering and Development Digital Edition August 2015

In this Issue: Digital twins and JIT training chop costs off O&M Home sweet bat home Gold wind 2.5 MW DD

Windpower Engineering and Development Digital Edition June 2015

Featured in Windpower Engineering and Development June 2015 Innovation & Influencers Issue Software: Online classes that count Lidar just for yaw correction Drones as blade inspectors now, other services soon