Global offshore wind market projected to grow at 25.47% CAGR during 2016-2021

Over the recent years, the global offshore wind energy industry has been growing rapidly as the global total installed capacity has been witnessing rapid growth. Globally, the growth in the offshore wind energy market is driven by increasing demand of clean energy, larger coastal regions, and abundant resource of energy and low cost from the

CEE Group acquires 27.6-MW German wind farm

CEE Group, the Hamburg-based private equity company, continues to expand its wind-power portfolio in Germany. It has acquired eight wind turbines in the 27.6-MW Vormark wind farm near to the municipality Gross Pankow (Prignitz) in Brandenburg. The seller is a consortium consisting of the Danish company European Energy A/S and the Berlin-based Green Wind Energy GmbH.

Meet Todd Griffith: Designer of super-sized turbine blades

The modern worldwide wind industry is at least 30 years old, so you might think most wind-turbine designs have already been optimized and the industry need only plan more projects. Dr. D. Todd Griffith, a member of the technical staff and the technical lead for Sandia National Laboratories’ Offshore Wind Energy Program, disagrees. To make

DNV GL intros a promising new concept for wind-powered water injection

DNV GL has proposed a concept called WIN WIN to better match floating wind-turbine technology with the oil industry’s need for water injection to maximize oil recovery. WIN WIN, which stands for WINd- powered Water INjection, comprises a floating turbine that supplies power to a water injection process. It is a fully stand-alone system that

How to choose a good computing platform for your IIoT

You can now choose from a wide variety of RISC-based embedded computers, single-board computers, and development boards to implement your IIoT solutions.

Flex-Core catalog provides ways to measure, monitor, and control current, power, and energy

FLEX-CORE announces the completion of a new product catalog featuring a large selection of products designed for measuring, monitoring and control of current power

How rotor blade extensions effect a wind farm’s AEP

Since November 2009, Energiekontor has been operating a blade extension prototype on a Bonus, Type 54 turbine, in Germany.

GE 1.5 Extra Life gearbox achieves 4-times usual life

Computational testing shows an overall gearbox life improvement by a factor of four fold.

NEM Solutions (now in U.S.) called most innovative company Europe 2017

NEM Solutions was born in 2007 with the aim of increasing the control of businesses based on complex assets operation & maintenance.

Search for higher renewable-energy returns leads to market expansion, operating efficiency

Fierce competition amongst downstream renewable energy companies put downward pressure on project returns throughout 2016.