Products & Technologies – Page 10

Power-To-Gas Technique Doesn’t Let Renewable Energy Go To Waste

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 09, 2016

Southern California Gas Co. (SoCalGas) has announced the power-to-gas (P2G) hydrogen pipeline injection program it funds at the University of California Irvine has successfully demonstrated the use of excess renewable electricity that would otherwise go to waste. According to the [Read More]

Altech Unveils New Series Of Ground-Fault Equipment Protectors

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 07, 2016

Altech Corp. – a New Jersey-based supplier and distributor of electronic and control components, including for the wind industry – has rolled out a new line of UL ground-fault equipment protection (GFEP) devices. According to the company, the technology enables [Read More]

Texas-Based Wind Component Manufacturer Inks Distribution Agreement

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 06, 2016

With close proximity to the largest wind farms and oil fields in Texas, Lighthouse Global Energy recently partnered with Heidenhain Corp. to become an official distributor of Heidenhain equipment components. Heidenhain Corp. is the North American subsidiary of Dr. Johannes [Read More]

Inauguration Day For Siemens’ Newest Turbine Blade Factory

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

Siemens has officially inaugurated its new rotor blade factory for offshore wind turbines in the British city of Hull. According to Siemens, the site at Alexandra Docks has been transformed in under two years from a derelict industrial wasteland to [Read More]

Ingeteam Grabs Another Certification For Wind Frequency Converter

Posted by Betsy Lillian on December 01, 2016

DNV GL has awarded component certificate to Spanish technology company Ingeteam for its new wind frequency converter. During its certification process, DNV GL examined the converter to ensure safety, functioning and quality. The award confirms that the INGECON WIND Full [Read More]

PSI Repair Services Ships 30,000th Turbine Component

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 29, 2016

PSI Repair Services Inc., a subsidiary of Phillips Service Industries and independent service provider to the wind energy industry, says it recently shipped its 30,000th repaired wind turbine part to a prominent wind energy company. According to PSI, the company has [Read More]

Siemens’ New Offshore Turbine Production Plant Reaches Milestone

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 23, 2016

Today, Siemens celebrated the topping out ceremony for its new wind turbine manufacturing facility in Cuxhaven, Germany. The structural steel uprights now stand for the production building, which will offer 56,000 square meters of floor space for Siemens. The company invested [Read More]

Exelon To Deploy GE Software Across Whole Energy Portfolio

Posted by Betsy Lillian on November 18, 2016

GE has announced an enterprise-wide software agreement with Exelon by which GE’s entire suite of Predix software applications will be integrated across Exelon Generation’s 32.7 GW fleet of nuclear, hydroelectric, wind, solar and natural gas facilities. The companies say the [Read More]

Goldwind Introduces GW3S Smart Wind Turbine Platform

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 15, 2016

Xinjiang Goldwind Science & Technology Co. Ltd. has announced its new 3 MW smart wind turbine platform, the GW3S, which features scalable capacity, smart turbine controls and a structured design. According to the company, the platform design maintains Goldwind’s permanent-magnet, direct-drive turbine [Read More]

Wind Energy Consultant Conducts Studies Of Triton Remote Sensor

Posted by Lauren Tyler on November 15, 2016

Vaisala, a renewable energy resource measurement, project assessment, energy forecasting and asset management company, has released two independent verification studies conducted by Ecofys, an international consultancy recently acquired by Navigant. According to Vaisala, the studies used two production Triton units [Read More]