Image - ECN Control System Increases Wind Turbine Yield

ECN Control System Increases Wind Turbine Yield

A new advanced control system for wind turbines, built by Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN) makes it possible to build larger wind turbines that produce up to 13% more energy. Tests carried out at the ECN wind farm using the system, which allows blades to be adjusted individually, show that the load on the wind turbine blades can be reduced by at least 20 %. The construction of larger wind turbines can reduce the cost...

Wind - Sep 15, 2014


Image - Start of the Construction of the Lotnisko Wind Farm

Start of the Construction of the Lotnisko Wind Farm

A ceremony took place on 10th of September, 2014 in Wicko (Poland) for the start of the construction of the 90 MW Lotnisko wind farm, which will be based in Kopaniewo, and which is one of the largest project in the Polish wind power industry. The ceremony was attended by representatives of PGE Odnawialna S.A1 . - Marek Woszczyk, President of the Board; PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A. - Maciej Górski, President of the Board, and representati...

Wind - Sep 12, 2014


Image - XZERES 10kW Small Wind Turbine System Awarded

XZERES 10kW Small Wind Turbine System Awarded

XZERES, a global clean energy solutions company, has been awarded ClassNK certification in Japan for its 10kW small wind turbine system. "Our ClassNK certification is a major milestone for the company as it officially enables us to begin selling the 10kW system in Japan and capitalize on the accelerating momentum we have established over the past several months," said David Hofflich, CEO of XZERES. "Japan is a vast market op...

Wind - Sep 11, 2014