Mar 11, 2020
Wind-thirsty utilities are taking greater control of operations, accelerating a move towards wholesale-linked maintenance strategies and wind-storage revenues, leading groups told the Wind Operations Europe 2020 conference.
Feb 19, 2020
U.S. turbine suppliers must navigate a shortage of specialized trailer drivers in the fourth quarter of 2020 as record demand combines with growing dimensions, experts told New Energy Update.
Feb 5, 2020
GE Renewable Energy is set to become carbon neutral this year and is working on improved turbine blade recycling and alternative materials to increase productivity and reduce waste, Danielle Merfeld, the company's Chief Technology Officer, told New Energy Update.
Jan 22, 2020
A new company-wide IT system will improve data collection and analytics, boosting predictive maintenance gains and spare parts efficiency, Alan Feeley, Chief Information Officer at Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, told New Energy Update.
Dec 4, 2019
Inflatable and adjustable blade concepts, downwind rotors and even advanced airship transport could reduce wind installation costs, industry experts told New Energy Update.
Nov 20, 2019
U.S. wind operators will invest in repowering, digital tools and remote technologies in the coming decade, supported by deeper service and spares networks, analysts and suppliers told New Energy Update.
Oct 23, 2019
Ageing wind assets, growing corporate demand and limited appetite for full repowering are favoring lifetime extension projects, increasing the importance of performance analysis.