Energy Company Increases Planning Visibility with Hive9 Software

Hive9, a provider of cloud-based marketing performance management software, has announced a significant improvement in marketing planning and financial management capabilities for a Fortune 500 energy provider. The undisclosed company, a major player in the clean energy and oil and … Read More

VCE: Eastern U.S. Could be Reliably Supported with Wind, Solar

By enabling more transmission across the Eastern U.S., there could be an almost entirely decarbonized electricity sector that employs 6 million more Americans and saves over $100 billion by 2050, according to a study recently released by Americans for a … Read More

bp Wind Energy Selects Technical Asset Management Platform Provider

Power Factors LLC, an independent software and services provider for renewable energy, says bp Wind Energy has selected Power Factors to provide the technical asset management platform for its renewable assets.   “As a player in renewable energy asset management software, … Read More

Vinci VR, SGRE Awarded Grant to Develop VR Training for U.S. Offshore Wind

Vinci VR, a Boston-based startup that aims to provide innovative VR training for various industries, in partnership with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE), was awarded funding from the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center to develop virtual reality (VR) training simulations for … Read More

Berkshire Hathaway Subsidiaries Renew Contract with Uptake Technologies

BHE Renewables and MidAmerican Energy, two subsidiaries of Berkshire Hathaway Energy, have renewed their contract with Uptake Technologies.  Uptake has previously worked with both companies to deliver AI-enabled SaaS products to optimize maintenance operations and increase energy production across their … Read More

Terracon Eases Renewable Site-Selection with Software Enhancement

Terracon, an employee-owned consulting engineering firm, says it has further enhanced Stage1, a site-selection tool, to now include environmental and geotechnical condition assessment.  Stage1 combines Terracon’s extensive project data, compiled over its 50-plus year history, with environmental and geologic data … Read More

Sentient Science, Croda Partner to Extend Turbine Durability

Croda Int., a company that creates, makes and sells specialty chemicals, has entered into a new partnership with Sentient Science to explore the use of Croda’s Rewitec additives on wind turbine gearboxes and main bearings. In 2019, Croda acquired Rewitec … Read More

ENERCON Selects Plataine’s AI-Based Solution to Streamline Turbine Manufacturing

ENERCON, a wind turbine manufacturer, has deployed Plataine’s AI-based optimization solution to automate and simplify cutting and kitting operations and to increase material yield while maintaining product quality in their rotor blade manufacturing facility in Viana do Castello, Portugal.  Plataine, … Read More

Utopus Insights, Vestas Demonstrate Self-Forecasting Pilot

Utopus Insights and its parent company, Vestas, have successfully used data from their five-minute self-forecasting pilot in Australia to produce customer cost-savings.  Inaccurate supply forecasts – along with unreached output targets by renewable generators – can result in power system … Read More

Global Offshore taps MakaiLay software for power cable setup project

Credit: Makai Ocean Engineering Cable installation and maintenance player Global Offshore recently commissioned MakaiLay software for a power cable replacement project. The SSEN Pentland Firth East project was also the first for Global Offshore to use the MakaiLay Power Module. … Read More