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Storm Franklin aids in the greening of a UK university!

Storm Franklin aids in the greening of a UK university!: Storm Franklin winds assisted a university in Newcastle-under-Lyme, Staffordshire, in meeting 50% of its electricity demands using green energy. “The two wind turbines on our energy park have generated approximately 50% of our campus energy consumption today and have recorded a high wind speed of…
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Scottish Government has approved the EDF JV wind farm

Scottish Government has approved the EDF JV wind farm: The Scottish Government has granted further permission to an EDF Renewables and Wood joint venture for the Stornoway wind farm in Scotland. The new approval will allow the development business to deploy cost-effective wind turbines. This new approved design includes up to 33 wind turbines –…
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Vestas confirms that data has been stolen

Vestas confirms that data has been stolen: A cyber security breach has turned out to be the nightmare before Christmas for Danish wind turbine company Vestas, as hackers published stolen data. “The stolen data has been leaked by the attackers and potentially offered to third parties.” That the company confirmed. The problem, which was discovered…
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The key to net zero is robots

The key to net zero is robots:  The key to attaining net zero is robotics. That is the opinion of the Offshore Renewable Energy Catapult (ORE), which has published fresh research indicating that autonomous systems and robots might play an important part in our worldwide sustainable path. It predicts that the worldwide robotics industry in…
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The wind turbine manufacturer closes three factories

The wind turbine manufacturer closes three factories: Vestas, the world’s largest manufacturer of wind turbines, has announced intentions to shut three plants in Germany, Denmark, and Spain. The company claims that the move, which is the result of a merger of its offshore and onshore businesses, would result in a more efficient business model. These…
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Humber gets funding on next generation turbines

Humber gets funding on next generation turbines: The Humber region has obtained £266m of government as well as private sector backing to help in the progression of next-generation wind turbines. The current series of investment is anticipated to create and secure over 1,340 jobs. The government’s £160 million Offshore Wind Manufacturing Investment Support scheme will…
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Scotland’s largest offshore wind project begins to supply

Scotland’s largest offshore wind project begins to supply Scotland’s largest offshore wind project, Moray East wind farm, has begun supplying power across the grid. However, work is still yet to be done on the 950 MW windfarm, because not all of the 100 turbines had the ability to supply electric to the grid via it’s…
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Project to solve mounting wind turbine blade waste

Project to solve mounting wind turbine blade waste: After the development of new technology by the University of Stratchclyde in Glasgow the world could be one step closer to the solution to the alarming issue of the ever-increasing amount of wind turbine blade waste. They have developed a thermal recovery and post-treatment process of glass…
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A secured contract has Siemens Gamesa supply turbines

A secured contract has Siemens Gamesa supply turbines: Simens Gamesa has been selected by ENGIE to supply turbines for what is claimed to be the largest wind farm in Peru. The 260MW ‘Punta Lomitas’ project in the southern region of ICA will be fitted with 50 turbines and is Expected to be commised by the…
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