Products & Technologies – Page 111

Horizon Wind Energy Places Order With Vestas

Posted by NAW Staff on November 05, 2007

Vestas Wind Systems has received a 201 MW order for 67 units of the V90-3.0 MW wind turbine for Horizon Wind Energy's Meridian Way Wind Farm in Kansas. Meridian Way is being developed and will be constructed, owned and operated [Read More]

LM Glasfiber Opens Second Blade Factory In India

Posted by NAW Staff on October 31, 2007

LM Glasfiber recently celebrated the grand opening of its new wind turbine blade factory in Dabaspet, Karnataka in India. LM expects the new factory to produce approximately 800 blades per year and create employment for approximately 400 people when ramp-up [Read More]

GE, EDP Ink $730M Wind Turbine Agreement

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

GE Energy has signed a global frame agreement with Energias de Portugal SA (EDP) to supply wind turbines totaling more than 500 MW of new capacity for wind projects to be developed during 2008 and 2009 in Europe and the [Read More]

Peter Clibbon Wins Symphonie NOW System

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Hinesburg, Vt.-based NRG Systems Inc. gave away a 60-meter (m) XHD Calibrated NRG Symphonie NOW System to Peter Clibbon of Renewable Energy Systems (RES) Canada at CanWEA's 23rd Annual Conference and Trade Show in Quebec City. The 60 m XHD [Read More]

AMSC Receives 150 MVAR Order

Posted by NAW Staff on October 26, 2007

Westborough, Mass.-based American Superconductor Corp. (AMSC) has received an order from a major U.S. utility for a static volt-ampere-reactive (VAR) compensator (SVC) solution. The turnkey solution is scheduled to be commissioned in mid-2008 and will provide 150 mega VAR (MVAR) [Read More]

Wind Blade Plant Breaks Ground In Little Rock

Posted by NAW Staff on October 22, 2007

Wind turbine blade manufacturer LM Glasfiber, based in Denmark, has announced the ground breaking of its new blade factory in Little Rock, Ark. It is LM Glasfiber's third blade manufacturing facility in North America and its 11th worldwide. The plant [Read More]

Clipper Establishes Development Center For 7.5 MW Turbine

Posted by NAW Staff on October 09, 2007

Carpinteria, Calif.-based turbine manufacturer Clipper Windpower PLC has created a Centre of Excellence for Offshore Wind in Blyth, U.K., to develop the world's largest offshore wind turbine at 7.5 MW. The development project, known as the Britannia Project, will build [Read More]

3TIER Presents Latest Wind Forecasting Technologies

Posted by NAW Staff on October 09, 2007

3TIER, a Seattle-headquartered provider of wind energy assessment and forecasting tools, described new and forthcoming forecasting tools at the recent Canadian Wind Energy Association 2007 Annual Conference in Quebec City. ‘To address the problems resulting from rapid ramp events, 3TIER [Read More]

NaiKun Deploys LiDAR At Haida Gwaii Met Station

Posted by NAW Staff on October 09, 2007

NaiKun Wind Energy Group Inc., a Vancouver, British Columbia-based energy company, has installed a ZephIR light detection and ranging (LiDAR) system, a laser wind velocity measurement system, at its offshore wind project site near the coast of Haida Gwaii (Queen [Read More]

Frost And Sullivan Recognizes GE For Turbine Manufacture

Posted by NAW Staff on October 05, 2007

Global growth consulting company Frost & Sullivan has named GE Energy the recipient of the 2007 Frost & Sullivan North American Wind Power Growth Strategy Award. In announcing the award, Frost & Sullivan highlighted GE's ‘unmatched leadership in manufacturing large-scale [Read More]