Siemens Gamesa fully implements its “roll-on, roll-off” offshore logistics concept

Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has now fully implemented its offshore logistics concept announced in late 2015. Sea transportation and roll-on, roll-off (Ro/Ro) offloading are key in Siemens’ offshore concept. Compared to the former set-up, including road transportation and crane loading, SGRE says it has significantly increases safety while saving approximately 20% in logistics costs. The

Why do variable wind speed readings occur with a constant wind?

Editor’s note: This article comes from Campbell Scientific, Inc., a provider of dataloggers and data acquisition systems for long-term, unattended monitoring. It is written by Jacob Davis, a Customer Support/Implementation Engineer with the company.   At some point, you may have watched the real-time wind readings from your datalogger and seen the wind speed bouncing back and

Quest launches floating offshore wind data platform

Quest Offshore Resources, Inc. has launched an innovative data and analytical practice: Quest Floating Wind Energy LLC (Q FWE). Q FWE is entirely focused on the resources driving the economics, technology and, supply chain for floating offshore wind energy. According to Q FWE Director, John Chadderdon, the emergence of floating wind energy is moving at

Hybrid solar wind energy storage market to grow 9.8% CAGR from 2017 to 2024

Government mandates toward the deployment of clean energy systems primarily across commercial establishments will drive the hybrid solar wind energy storage market growth.

How to harvest plentiful low-level winds on existing wind farms

This paper will be submitted for peer review to Renewable Energy Focus  after receiving comments from the publication of excerpts in the April issue of Windpower Engineering.  Send comments and suggestions to Kevin Wolf, Kevin Wolf / Chief Operating Officer / Wind Harvest International / Wind farms in California and other regions of the world exist only in relatively

Low hanging fruits in the battle for higher availability

. Based on our experience across 4 GW of assets, we wanted to list some of the low hanging fruits in the battle for higher availability and enhanced production

RE100 signatories to spur $94 billion investment opportunity

The companies currently committed to the RE100 campaign will need to procure an estimated 172 TWh of additional clean energy generation by 2030 to meet their renewable energy targets.

Vineyard Wind collaborates with UMass Dartmouth on offshore wind assessments

Vineyard Wind (VW) announced that it has entered into a collaborative agreement with the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth’s School for Marine Science and Technology (SMAST) to plan and conduct pre- and post-construction assessments of fisheries and associated ecological conditions. The assessment, which will further public understanding of offshore wind development impacts, would be used to

Stem expands its executive leadership team

 Stem, Inc., the global provider of artificial intelligence (AI)-powered energy storage, has added to its executive with the goal of furthering its corporate vision and goals. Mark Triplett joins Stem this week in a new executive position of Chief Operating Officer (COO), responsible for deployment, supply chain, and programs. Triplett brings more than 20 years […]

K2 Management opens office in Poland

K2 Management has opened an office in Poland to support the growing wind and solar markets in Eastern and Central Europe, K2 Management has opened an office in Gdynia, Poland. “We have been active in the Polish market since 2016, supporting a local client with the development of an offshore wind project,”Chief Sales Officer and