Wind energy articles from the Power and Energy Solutions, renewable energy magazine and website.
Osnabruck Germany, 27 August 2014. The manufacturer-independent service provider seebaWIND Service has successfully repaired a badly damaged 1.5 megawatt wind power plant in the district of Schleswig-Flensburg and put it back in operation. For this challenging project, seebaWIND Service served as project manager, working with several manufacturers, appraisers and other service providers.
In addition to the technical work of dismantling and rebuilding the plant, seebaWIND Service also coordinated the various maintenance groups and appraisers. Accident assessors, along with the state criminal investigation department, identified the cause of the fire. seebaWIND helped here as well: "An electrical short-circuit between the power cables caused the fire in the
ExxonMobil Offers a 5 Year Warranty for its Advanced Wind Turbine Gearbox Oil - Mobilgear SHC XMP 320
ExxonMobil partners with leading wind industry service and maintenance providers: C&D Ölservice GmbH and Peter Lonsdorfer GmbH & Co
· Wind industry partners offer ExxonMobil's customers a reliable oil change service and turbine maintenance expertise
· Mobilgear SHCTM XMP 320 can help reduce maintenance and improve employee safety via extended oil drain intervals
· Next-generation new turbine gearbox oil to be launched at WindEnergy Hamburg 2014
(Hamburg, Germany - Aug. 2014) - ExxonMobil Fuels & Lubricants announced that its high performance wind turbine g
Abu Dhabi, UAE - 29 August, 2014: The Samoan Prime Minister, the Honorable Tuilaepa Aiono Sailele Malielegaoi, today inaugurated the country's first wind farm. Delivered by Masdar, Abu Dhabi's renewable energy company, the 550 kWe project is the second completed under the United Arab Emirates' (UAE) $50 million Pacific Partnership Fund, which is managed by Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD). The inauguration ceremony comes two days before the start of the United Nations' Third Conference on Small Island Developing States (1), in Samoa's capital.
His Excellency Dr. Sultan Ahmed Al Jaber, UAE Minister of State and Chairman of Masdar, explains: "This UAE supported project, and others like it underway across the Pacific, unlock significant economic and soci
The two companies will develop control automation retrofit solutions for wind turbines in Germany and the rest of Europe.
Mita-Teknik announces authorized distributor agreement with seebaWIND Service, one of the leading service providers for wind turbines in Germany. seebaWIND Service will provide sales, service and support throughout Germany and Poland for various Mita-Teknik wind turbine retrofits and parts.
Mita-Teknik's retrofits to older wind turbines provide cost-effective technology updates, which are designed to reduce O&M costs, and increase wind turbine performance and earnings. These retrofits include main control systems, turbine application software, SCADA, grid connection systems, condition monitoring and wind park cont
Vantaa, Finland, September 2, 2014 - The Switch, a supplier of megawatt-class permanent magnet generator and full-power converter packages for wind power and other renewable energy applications, has received repeat orders worth several millions of euros from major customers in the company's core business area of wind. These repeat orders signal a strong belief in the company and provide a solid order backlog as The Switch continues to advance drive train technology under new ownership of Japan-based Yaskawa Electric Corporation ("Yaskawa").
The Switch received repeat orders from major customers in China and Europe for both 1.5 MW full-power converters and permanent magnet (PM) generators. A rapid delivery time for the full-power converters helped
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