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Nordex Fabricates Concrete Wind Tower Number 1,000

The Nordex Group says the company recently manufactured its 1,000th concrete tower for its own turbines: a journey that began 13 years...

3S Secures Orders For Wind Turbine Climb Auto System

3S Americas Inc., a subsidiary of 3S Lift, has announced the installation of its Climb Auto Systems for an Upper Midwest utility....
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Prysmian Inks New Supply Deal With Siemens Gamesa

Prysmian Group - a manufacturer of electric power transmission and telecommunications cables and systems - has been awarded a global contract from...

DNV GL Seeks Participants For Joint Industry Project On Wind LiDAR

DNV GL is calling on wind energy stakeholders to join a new joint industry project (JIP) to explore the potential of using...
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Vestas To Open New Factory In India

To expand its supply-chain footprint in India, Vestas has announced plans to establish a new nacelle and hub assembly factory in Chennai...
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Broadwind Announces $39M In New Orders

Illinois-based Broadwind Energy has announced $39 million of new wind turbine tower and fabrication orders.The products will be...
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Vineyard Wind Taps Sif For Offshore Monopiles

Dutch company Sif Holding n.v. has been selected to build monopiles for Vineyard Wind's project offshore Massachusetts.Sif will...
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Five Things To Consider When Planning For Repowered Wind

It’s no secret that repowering can provide new life to aging wind fleets. With an average lifespan of 20-25 years, wind turbines...
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GE Renewable Energy Tallies U.S. Wind Repowerings

GE Renewable Energy has completed over 2,500 repowering upgrades in the U.S. - covering 4 GW of capacity at 36 different wind...
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Study Explores How To Resist Axial Cracks In Wind Turbines

White etching cracks (WECs), also known as axial cracks, remain a primary cause of gearbox bearing failures in wind turbines, causing major...