Offshore Mooring Successfully Installed for DemoSATH Floating Wind Project

DemoSATH mooring, anchoring and quick connect solution is set for the 2 MW turbine that will be tested later this year and which will be the first floating turbine connected to the Spanish grid. In early May, Maersk Supply Service … Read More

A lightweight with a heavyweight’s strength: Customized filtration solutions support weight reduction in wind turbine gearboxes

Case study by Eaton Gear-driven wind turbines are the heart and soul of sustainable, green energy generation from wind. With the urge of maximizing efficiency and reducing costs, engineers strive to build bigger, safer and more powerful turbines. Eaton’s customized … Read More

ACP: Wind, Solar Energy Growth Must Accelerate to Attain Net Zero Grid by 2035

Heather Zichal The American Clean Power Association’s (ACP) Clean Power Annual Market Report 2021 shows that wind, utility solar and battery storage power capacity in the U.S. topped 200 GW after 28.5 GW of clean energy projects came online in … Read More

GE Offers New 3 MW Onshore Wind Turbine for North America

Credit: Rich Crowder GE Renewable Energy has unveiled Sierra, its newest onshore wind turbine platform designed specifically for the North America region. The 3.0-3.4 MW turbine features a 140-meter rotor and is offered with a variety of hub heights, including … Read More

GE’s Renewable Energy Digital Solutions Optimize Wind Asset Management

Credit: GE Renewable Energy GE has launched Lifespan, a new digital product portfolio enabling customers to improve renewable asset performance and operations across their fleet. The Lifespan suite of products are fully integrated, technology agnostic, and were designed side-by-side with … Read More

Vestas Debuts V163-4.5 MW Turbine Focused on Low, Medium Wind Speeds

Vestas has introduced the new V163-4.5 MW wind turbine, expanding the company’s 4 MW platform and offering superior wind park performance in medium- to low-wind conditions. The V163-4.5 MW features an 18% increase in swept area and delivers up to … Read More

TotalEnergies, Orsted Jointly Submit Bids for Offshore Wind

Photo: Orsted / Lester Hsu TotalEnergies and Ørsted have joined forces to jointly submit bids for the Holland Coast West offshore wind tenders, with the aim to achieve net positive impact on biodiversity and the Dutch energy system. The Holland … Read More

DOE Requests Public Input for $505 Million Energy Storage Initiative

U.S. Secretary of Energy Jennifer M. Granholm The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has issued a request for information (RFI) seeking public input on the structure of a $505 million, long-duration energy storage initiative to increase the availability of and … Read More

BW Ideol, Tohoku Electric Power Develop Floating Wind Project in Japan

Credit: BW Ideol AS BW Ideol and Tohoku Electric Power Co. Inc. have signed a formal agreement and initiated the feasibility studies necessary to jointly develop a commercial-scale floating offshore wind farm off the coast of Kuji city, Iwate prefecture. … Read More

TotalEnergies, Duke Energy Win Carolina Long Bay Offshore Wind Auction

The Department of the Interior has revealed the results of its wind energy auction in the Carolina Long Bay area, the second major offshore wind lease sale this year. The Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s (BOEM) lease sale offered two … Read More