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DNV GL-Led Project Shows Feasibility Of Wind-Powered Oil Recovery

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

A DNV GL-led project is proving that wind-powered water injection for the oil and gas industry is technically feasible and offers a cost-competitive alternative to conventional water-injection solutions. For the past year, participants from both the renewable and oil and [Read More]

Moventas Rolls Out Gearbox Services For Siemens 2.3 Turbines

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

Gearbox specialist Moventas has announced a suite of after-sales services designed to address the failures of Winergy gearboxes in the Siemens 2.3 fleet of turbines in both Europe and North America. According to Moventas, the company’s Extra Life program encompasses [Read More]

Gearbox Express Opens New Wisconsin Base Alongside AWEA’s Kiernan

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

Gearbox Express (GBX), a provider of independent, down-tower service for wind turbine gearbox re-manufacturing, has opened a new headquarters in Mukwonago, Wis. Tom Kiernan, CEO of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), as well as state and local public officials, [Read More]

AWS Truepower Acquires Energy-Related Forecasting Assets Of MESO

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

AWS Truepower, a provider of wind and solar consulting and engineering services, has acquired the energy-related forecasting assets of longtime partner MESO Inc. MESO, a founding partner of the former TrueWind Solutions, and AWS Truepower have collaborated for years in [Read More]

Siemens’ New 3.3 MW Onshore Model Ready For German Market

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 04, 2016

Siemens‘ direct-drive SWT-3.3-130 onshore wind turbine – with hub heights of 85, 115 and 130 meters – has passed independent type testing and is now certified by TÜV Nord, according to the current German Institute of Civil Engineering guidelines. The [Read More]

New Jersey Offshore Wind Bill Gets Axed By Gov. Christie – Again

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

The governor claims the legislation, which would have directly benefited Fishermen’s Energy, “seeks to usurp” the authority of the BPU.

David Burton Appointed Leader Of Mayer Brown’s N.Y. Renewables Group

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

Global legal services organization Mayer Brown says David K. Burton has joined the firm’s tax transactions and consulting practice and renewable energy group as a partner in the New York office. Mayer Brown says Burton has extensive experience in structuring [Read More]

Suzlon Installs Nearly 1 GW Of Wind In India In FY16

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

Suzlon Group says it commissioned 900 MW of wind projects during financial year 2015-2016 (FY16) in India; that’s a more than 100% increase in installations from FY15, when the company installed 442 MW in India. Of the 900 MW, 520 [Read More]

Akin Gump Welcomes John Marciano To Project Finance Practice

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

International law firm Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP has named John Marciano III a partner in the global project finance practice at the firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Marciano, a transactional tax lawyer, focuses his practice predominantly on the [Read More]

New Montana Campaign Promotes Economic Benefits Of Adopting Renewables

Posted by Betsy Lillian on May 02, 2016

The Montana Renewable Energy Association and Renewable Northwest have launched a campaign to expand the use of renewable energy in Montana. The new marketing campaign – called Charge! – focuses on economic, rather than environmental, reasons to turn to wind, [Read More]