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ABB Microgrids To Help Remote Alaska Communities Use More Wind Energy

To maximize the adoption of wind power, ABB is partnering with the remote villages of Deering and Buckland in Alaska to install microgrids. ABB says...
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Vaisala Expands Remote Sensing Device For Wind Operators

Vaisala has signed a succession of new regional partnerships in response to rising demand for its wind measurement system, the Triton Wind Profiler. In...

Ingeteam Announces Wind Control Center Contract With Zuma Energia In Mexico

Spain-based Ingeteam, an independent supplier of electrical conversion and turbine control equipment, has been awarded a contract from Mexican renewable energy developer Zuma Energía...
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Ørsted, University Of Oxford Work On Improving Offshore Wind Foundations

Ørsted and the University of Oxford in the U.K. have signed a five-year research agreement to optimize the design of foundation structures for offshore...

Vestas Acquiring Energy Analytics Company To Expand Service Offerings

Vestas has entered into an agreement to acquire Utopus Insights Inc., an energy analytics provider with locations in Valhalla, N.Y.; Bengaluru, India; and Dublin. According...

Mesalands Community College Gifted New Tools For Wind Technology Program

Mesalands Community College in Tucumcari, N.M., has received new donations from Megger and Transcat to enhance hands-on training for future wind turbine technicians. Megger, a...
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Carbon Trust Names Winners Of Contest Seeking Novel Offshore Wind Inspections

The U.K.-based Carbon Trust has announced the winners of its competition to find novel methods to inspect offshore wind substructures. The competition, launched as part...

EIA: Wind Could Soon Beat Hydro As U.S.’ Biggest Renewables Source

As one of the first technologies used to generate electricity, hydroelectric power has historically provided the largest share of renewable electricity generation in the...
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Wind-Powered Electric Vehicle Program Continues In Minnesota

Great River Energy (GRE), a Minnesota-based electric cooperative, has announced that its program designed to allow cooperative members to fuel electric vehicles (EVs) with...

Duke Energy Installing New Avian-Protection System At Wyoming Wind Farm

In support of bird protection, Duke Energy Renewables has ordered 24 IdentiFlight units to be installed at its Top of the World Windpower Project...

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