Wind


Widening the Scope of Due Diligence
Renewable energy markets around the world are in flux; costs are being driven down, and as a result governments and consumers expect to see significant reductions in the financial support given to renewable energy projects. The increasing use of auct....
Rubber Goods:  All Eyes on Safety with Daily Visual Inspections
“Being safe is not a matter of good luck.  It is deliberate attention to what we do and how we do it which includes the highest integrity of our rubber goods, the testing services and individual ownership of their visual inspection of their ru....
Widening the Scope of Due Diligence
Renewable energy markets around the world are in flux; costs are being driven down, and as a result governments and consumers expect to see significant reductions in the financial support given to renewable energy projects. The increasing use of auct....
A Forecast Tailored to Your Needs
A data story It may seem obvious, but when it comes to forecasting the wind, you need to know a wind farm’s production for a given horizon. A multitude of input data is required; the first is weather. This data may arrive in different forms, wit....
Rubber Goods:  All Eyes on Safety with Daily Visual Inspections
“Being safe is not a matter of good luck.  It is deliberate attention to what we do and how we do it which includes the highest integrity of our rubber goods, the testing services and individual ownership of their visual inspection of their ru....
It’s Time to Talk about Virtual Net Demand
Over the past 10 years, many states implemented regulatory changes to energy policy to establish net metering as a way to integrate solar into the energy mix. Net metering worked well to standardize the value of solar energy, providing clarity around....
A Windfall of New Sponsors Fueling Industry Growth
Project sponsors in the wind industry are becoming numerous and increasingly diverse. Over the past two years, the industry’s brass has expanded beyond its handful of usual sponsors to include traditional independent power producers, utilities, and....
Keys to Quality Coating Repairs
Let’s face it, coatings on steel towers at the site aren’t usually considered a maintenance issue until the corrosion begins to show up and becomes an eyesore. No one wants to see rust streaks down their towers, least of all the landowners.  ....
Take advantage of maintenance-free interior illumination of wind towers and nacelles with wind turbine LED lighting from Phoenix Contact. Sp....
GE Renewable Energy added two new wind turbine models to its platform of 3MW wind turbines. The 3.6-137 and 3.8-130 models are compatible wi....
The FerroCheck portable magnetometer from Spectro Scientific provides fast and simple measurements of ferrous wear particles in lubricants, ....
The SKYLOTEC Ignite Series of harnesses feature high-quality padding, which is adapted to fit the human anatomy and ensures optimum weight d....
Siemens manufactures three onshore turbine models for optimum performance at low wind, medium wind, and noise sensitive sites. Due to a modu....
The Fleet Monitor 2.2 by Romax InSight provides analysis tools for SCADA data, tracking inspection and maintenance reports, trending results....
The DJI Zenmuse Z30 aerial zoom camera works right out of the box, offering up to a 30x optical zoom and an additional digital zoom up to 6x....
DEX’s End-Of-Life Support (EOLS) Solution extends the life of components while reducing overall costs. The EOLS Solution offers OEM qual....
This newly designed torque limiter from Bonfiglioli limits the peak torque and shuts down the gearbox if the peak torque is reached. The tor....
The new yaw and pitch drive from Bonfiglioli has the load cell integrated into the gearbox. It is possible to monitor individual performance....
Posital offers a wide selection of accessories that simplify sensor installation and help ensure long and reliable service lives for both fo....
The Moog EPA3 slip ring is well suited for both large and small wind turbines. Its high reliability and modular design can be scaled and opt....
Designed for loads up to 40,000lbs. that require off-road mobility, the Mattrack 400M1A1 track conversion system features a 20" wide front t....
The SAE-300 MP model engine-driven welder, by Lincoln Electric, features a factory-installed wireless remote control which allows the operat....
Ingecon Wind Fix2var Speed, by Ingeteam, is an autonomous power conversion system that increases the Annual Energy Production (AEP), lifetim....