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Feb 4, 2015
London, Feb 4th 2015 –Wind Energy Update, in collaboration with E.On and Danish Wind Power Academy Americas, have announced they will host the first Wind O&M industry awards ceremony at the leading North American Wind Operations & Maintenance (O...
Feb 2, 2015
New forecasting tools aim to have a positive impact by improving the short-term predictability of wind energy and in the process improve maintenance and operations.
Jan 27, 2015
New estimates by leading data providers GlobalData demonstrate that the North American wind industry will increase from 68.9 GW in 2014 to 104.1 GW in 2020.
Jan 26, 2015
Offshore wind O&M initiative entails a diverse range of activities, and the industry acknowledges a need to look at everything minutely. It is even suggested that a long term operations and maintenance strategy should start at the time of a project’s...
Jan 12, 2015
On a mission to be the first fossil fuel free country in 2050, Denmark has a goal of 50 percent renewables in electricity in 2020. New numbers from the wind sector indicate this goal is on track. Can others in the EU follow suit?
Jan 8, 2015
Over 14GW of projects from across Europe represented by Owner-Operators at the conference, the two day summit has attracted some of the biggest names as well as companies to discuss upgrading O&M strategy, debating service quality and innovation and...
Jan 5, 2015
The University of Maine’s Advanced Structures and Composites Center has completed static strength testing of a 56m wind turbine blade for wind turbine manufacturer Gamesa.
Jan 5, 2015
The offshore wind industry would not have been possible before the information age. Enabling live decision making over the vast distances of far offshore wind farms in real time is essential, and the industry’s big challenge.
Dec 16, 2014
Dr. Ellen Williams last week was confirmed by the United States Senate as the Director of the Department of Energy’s Advanced Research Projects Agency – Energy (ARPA-E).
Dec 10, 2014
James Bezner, President of Broadwind Services, recently took some time to discuss how data analytics is impacting the O&M market, and how wind farm operators can benefit from performance-driven big data.
Dec 8, 2014
Houston, Texas-based ABS Group has been contracted by the US Department of Interior’s Bureau of Safety and Environmental Enforcement (BSEE) to support the development of inspection procedures for offshore wind farms.
Dec 8, 2014
Wind Energy Update’s Ritesh Gupta caught up with Dan Shreve, Partner, MAKE Consulting, to assess how companies are going about their construction and O&M-related initiatives within an environment of regulatory uncertainty.