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Sep 6, 2017
As federal authorities prepare new market rules to stabilize grid reliability and wholesale prices, wind technology enhancements must focus on flexibility and forecasting to ensure long-term value.
Aug 16, 2017
Cost-effective transformer, cabling and system isolation solutions must be developed to accommodate rising wind turbine capacities and minimize plant downtimes, industry executives told New Energy Update.
Jul 12, 2017
Coordinated turbine yaw adjustments based on advanced data analytics could increase annual energy production by several percentage points, initial findings from a joint government-industry research project show.
Jun 28, 2017
The U.S. wind industry must invest in innovative logistics and installation solutions to control costs associated with rising turbine dimensions and maximize deployment potential, industry experts told Wind Energy Update.
Jun 7, 2017
Falling costs in Europe are prompting US. offshore wind developers to raise growth outlooks but faster deployment will require accelerated supply chain and infrastructure support, company executives said at the U.S. Offshore Wind 2017 conference on May 8.
May 24, 2017
Leading wind developers in the Middle East and North Africa are using mesoscale wind speed modelling and a range of atmospheric measurements to pick the best sites and technology setups, company executives said.
May 10, 2017
Wind power firms are re-evaluating operations and maintenance (O&M) spending against asset values and new metrics to combat rising wholesale market competition, leading wind executives said.
May 10, 2017
Siemens and technology firm Skyspecs are preparing to deploy new drones which use a combination of 3D technology and digital data capture to reduce downtimes and labor costs, company executives told Wind Energy Update.