- Published: 14 December 2018 14 December 2018
Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) and Aalborg University (AAU) in Denmark will lead the new i4Offshore research and development project focused on reducing the cost of offshore wind power. The i4Offshore project, which is based on classical engineering disciplines such as structural analysis, geotechnical engineering, production and risk analysis, will test a complete installation of a future version of a full-scale Siemens Gamesa offshore turbine.
- Published: 11 December 2018 11 December 2018
Three 20 meter long rotor blades that were developed within the context of the SmartBlades2 project will be assessed under natural weather and wind conditions in Boulder, Colorado (USA), over the next four months. For this purpose, the rotor blades, which were designed by the Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy Systems (IWES) and built by the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR), have been installed in the USA at the Department of Energy's National Wind Technology Center (NWTC) of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL).
- Published: 10 December 2018 10 December 2018
Rovco has been awarded further funding to develop the next stage of its integrated live 3D vision and artificial intelligence (AI) survey technology. This brings the combined total in technology to GBP 1.46 million.
- Published: 06 December 2018 06 December 2018
Inox Wind has signed an exclusive agreement with AMSC to launch the 3MW wind turbine which is especially suitable for low wind regimes in India. The 3MW wind turbine platform is a globally operating platform.
- Published: 05 December 2018 05 December 2018
NRG Systems has announced that a trial of its ultrasonic acoustic Bat Deterrent System reduced overall bat fatalities at the Los Vientos Wind Energy Facility in Starr County, Texas, by 54%.
- Published: 29 November 2018 29 November 2018
Goldwind has released four wind turbines; three for offshore and one for onshore markets. The wind turbine manufacturer has introduced the GW168-8MW offshore wind turbine which is suitable for class IEC I sites.