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  • Top 10 Wind Turbine Manufacturing Companies

    The latest research of GBI “Top 10 Wind Turbine Manufacturing Companies - Vestas Continues to Dominate as Emerging Chinese Players Provide Stiff Competition to Global Leaders” is a study, which is an offering from the company’s Energy Research Group, looks at the major global wind turbine manufacturing companies, including information on their growth strategies, as well as SWOT ...

  • Wind turbine manufacturers, Siemens and Gamesa, to merge

    Siemen’s AG and Gamesa Corp. Tecnologica SA , two large wind turbine manufacturers have recently completed negotiations to move forward on an $11 billion merger. Although a deal has been negotiated, the merger is still required to move through shareholder and regulatory approvals but is expected to be fully completed by Q1 2017. This new conglomerate will be able to rival the likes of ...


    By Orenda Energy Solutions Ltd.

  • Power Electronics for Wind Turbines

    In 2011, almost 44GW of wind energy has been installed in the world and half of it was in China. Each years’ results are greater than predictions, and it has been so for the last 10 years. But we envision a slow down in this growth, fully explained in this report: 22% annual growth is huge. Based on the history, we believe the market will stay between 15% and 20% growth until 2015. Compared ...


  • Wind Turbine Systems in China

    Demand for wind turbine systems in China is forecast to rise 5.3 percent annually through 2013 to ¥62.3 billion. Increases will be driven by a variety of factors, primary among them government policies that encourage the use of renewable and nonpolluting electric power sources such as wind. Such policies include favorable pricing of wind power generated from wind farms, tax incentives and ...


  • Wind Turbine Payback

    US researchers have carried out an environmental lifecycle assessment of 2-megawatt wind turbines mooted for a large wind farm in the US Pacific Northwest. Writing in the International Journal of Sustainable Manufacturing, they conclude that in terms of cumulative energy payback, or the time to produce the amount of energy required of production and installation, a wind turbine with a working ...


    By Inderscience Publishers

  • How a Wind Turbine Works

    This week we’re celebrating the launch of a new series on Energy.gov: How Energy Works. Join us today on Twitter at 2 p.m. ET for our How Energy Works live Q&A answering everything you want to know about wind turbines. Use #HowEnergyWorks to submit questions and follow the live discussion. From massive wind farms ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Global Wind Turbine Manufacturing Capacity has Far Surpassed Demand

    A new report from Navigant Research examines the significant forces shaping the global wind power industry’s supply chain, including analyses of more than 500 component and materials suppliers. During the past 2 years, more flexible sourcing strategies across the wind power supply chain have resulted in cost ...

  • DOE Seeking Proposals to Advance Distributed Wind Turbine Technology and Manufacturing

    On December 29, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) released a third round of Requests for Proposals (RFPs) under DOE’s Distributed Wind Competitiveness Improvement Project (CIP). The CIP aims to help U.S. ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Pavilion Energy Resources, Inc. -- Accelerating Wind Turbine Manufacture

    LOS ANGELES, CA - Pavilion Energy Resources, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: PVRE). The Company is a 40% partner in a Joint Venture planning a new wind turbine manufacturing facility in Idaho to mass-produce proprietary 3-5 Megawatt accelerating wind turbines to fulfill an initial $100 million turbine order. The Idaho wind farm developers have additional nearby wind farm developments planned, which they have ...

  • Masdar invests €120 million in European wind turbine manufacturer

    Masdar, Abu Dhabi’s multi-billion dollar renewable energy and clean technology initiative today bought a significant equity stake in WinWinD Oy, a Finnish wind turbine manufacturer. This strategic move highlights Masdar’s commitment to be a key player in the wind energy markets. “Wind plays a crucial part within renewable energy as it is commercially competitive today. It is important for Masdar ...


    By MASDAR

  • The new Torque wind turbine is the world’s most advanced small wind turbine

    Torque Wind Turbine is presenting the world’s most advanced small wind turbine at the Clean Tech Business Day on December 9th 2014 in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. The driven scale model prototype provides interested customers, investors, part and generator manufacturers, distributors and installers, and of course the media, the opportunity to experience how this new wind turbine will ...


    By Torque Wind Turbine

  • N.S. announces wind turbine plant

    Nova Scotia's green economy is continuing to grow through a new venture between the province of Nova Scotia and Daewoo Shipbuilding and Marine Engineering Ltd. (DSME). DSME will establish a wind turbine tower and blade manufacturing facility at the former TrentonWorks site, creating hundreds of jobs. The province is investing almost $60-million and getting an equity stake in the Pictou County ...


    By GLOBE Foundation

  • GMP and NPS Award Wind Turbine

    Green Mountain Power is pleased to announce that Northlands Job Corps of Vergennes has been selected to host the first wind turbine installation of the Green Mountain Power & Northern Power Systems Community Wind Partnership to promote local wind power. "This is just the first of what we hope to be many Vermont-made community-scale wind turbines in our state," said Mary Powell, president and ...


    By Marketwire

  • StatoilHydro inaugurates floating wind turbine

    “Today, we’re inaugurating the pilot facility which could help floating wind turbines to make an important contribution in the longer term to meeting the world’s big demand for energy,” says Margareth Øvrum, executive vice president for Technology & New Energy (TNE) in StatoilHydro. Hywind is a good example of the way StatoilHydro’s long experience from the offshore oil and gas business can be ...


  • New wind turbines at pixel revealed

    Grocon today unveiled new wind turbine technology atop its carbon neutral Pixel building in Carlton. CEO Daniel Grollo said there would be three wind turbines on the building's Green Roof, with the first installed only last week. 'These wind turbines have a vertical axis, meaning they spin around a pole, unlike wind turbines on wind farms with a horizontal axis,' he said. ...

  • Offshore Wind Farm Manufacturing Worldwide

    Bharatbook added a new report on 'Offshore Wind Farm Manufacturing Worldwide' which gives Product Innovation, Public Policy and development in Offshore wind farm Manufacturing worldwide. Offshore Wind Farm Manufacturing WorldwideThe global move to offshore wind farm ...


  • China Wind Turbine Casting Industry Overview

    Bharatbook added a new report on '2010 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Casting Industry' which gives Wind Turbine Casting Manufacture Technology and its Processes. 2010 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Casting Industry It was a professional and depth research report on China Wind Turbine Casting industry. In the report, the following information will be included: China Wind ...


  • China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Market

    ReportsnReports.com adds "2010-2014 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry" new market research report to its store. 2010-2014 Deep Research Report on China Wind Turbine Pitch Systems Industry was professional and depth research report on China wind turbine pitch systems industry. this report has firstly introduced wind turbine pitch systems definition ...

  • Blades arrive for world’s largest offshore wind turbines

    The blades for the world’s largest offshore wind turbines have finally arrived in Belfast this past week. The giant blades were designed, tested and manufactured in the Isle of Wight especially for the V164-8.0 MW wind turbines made by MHI Vestas Offshore Wind. Each of the blades are and extraordinary 80m long and will be part of the Burbo Bank Extension project which has its pre-assembly ...

  • New way of predicting ice on wind turbines

    As wind turbines become an increasingly important source of energy, there is a growing need to better predict when ice forms on them and prevents electricity from being produced. A research project at SMHI has developed new methods for projecting ice formation on wind turbines. There is growing interest in wind turbines as an energy source in Sweden, but wintertime the turbines are affected by ...

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