Peaxy Ranks Top 100 U.S. Wind Farms with Proprietary Scoring System

Peaxy, a provider of predictive asset management for industrial equipment, has unveiled a ranking of the top 100 wind farms in the U.S. based on its proprietary scoring system that includes a comprehensive, near real-time digital footprint of over 1,500 … Read More

Adequate up-tower rescue training is paramount to ensure today’s new wind technicians stay safe

By Sam Heim, Media Specialist, Petzl The wind technician career is projected to have the highest job growth rate in the United States for the next eight years. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, the projected percent change in … Read More

Despite Record Year, European Wind Not on Track to Meet Climate Goals

Europe invested €43 billion in new wind farms in 2020, the second highest annual amount on record. These investments cover 20 GW of new capacity that will be built in the coming years – 13 GW of it in the EU … Read More

PSEG Acquires Twenty-Five Percent Stake in Ocean Wind

PSEG, a publicly traded diversified energy company, and Ørsted, a company that develops, constructs and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, have completed PSEG’s acquisition of a 25% equity interest in Ocean Wind. PSEG’s investment in Ocean Wind received approval … Read More

Ocergy Secures Funding for Sustainable Offshore Wind Solutions

Ocergy Inc., a developer of offshore wind technologies, has secured investments from Moreld Ocean Wind (MOW) and Chevron Technology Ventures (CTV).  The Series A round will fund Ocergy’s growth and the commercialization of its sustainable offshore solutions – the OCG-Wind … Read More

Time to re-invent the seal for wind turbines

By Andras Kaldos, Product Engineering Group Manager, Key Industries, James Walker In recent years wind turbines have made significant increases in size as operators and OEMs seek to optimize the costs of power generation by building fewer larger and more … Read More

Nekkar’s Skywalker Solution Looks to Expedite Turbine Installation

Nekkar ASA, a company that specializes in sustainable solutions for multiple industries, has been awarded a $2.5 million grant from Innovation Norway to develop an installation technology that could potentially reduce the cost and environmental footprint associated with wind turbine … Read More

NBIM Acquires Fifty Percent Stake in Borssele Offshore Wind Farm

Ørsted, a company that develops, constructs and operates offshore and onshore wind farms, has signed an agreement with Norges Bank Investment Management (NBIM). Under the agreement, NBIM will be acquiring a 50% ownership share of Ørsted’s 752 MW Borssele 1 … Read More

Boehringer Ingelheim Transitions to Wind to Power Missouri Manufacturing Site

Boehringer Ingelheim, a research-driven pharmaceutical company, has transitioned to wind energy to power its largest U.S. manufacturing site in St. Joseph, Mo., as part of a broader company commitment to environmental sustainability. The company recently signed a 10-year contract with … Read More

Triton Receives Funding for Offshore Wind Anchoring System Research

Triton Systems Inc., a global product venturing and investment company, has received funding to continue its research in offshore wind energy anchoring systems.  The funding is being provided by the National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium and the Massachusetts … Read More