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World’s first floating wind farm (Scotland)

World’s first floating wind farm starts generating electricity The world’s first floating wind farm has started delivering electricity to the Scottish grid. Five giant turbines have been tethered to the seabed about 15 miles from Peterhead in Aberdeenshire. The wind farm has been officially opened by Nicola Sturgeon. The first minister said the project, which […]

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Wind Turbine Operation in Hungary Becoming More Expensive

Wind Turbine Operation in Hungary Becoming More Expensive Up to two megawatt units can be built into a tower (Photo: László Katona) There has been no wind power plant built in Hungary since 2011. The creation of new capacities is connected to tenders, and according to the information from the Hungarian Energy and Utilities Regulatory […]

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Offshore Wind Is Likely The Next Big U

Offshore Wind Is Likely The Next Big U The sun sets over The Burbo Bank Offshore Wind Farm off the West Coast of the United Kingdom near Liverpool. Europe has nearly 20,000 megawatts of offshore wind power capacity in operation. (Photo by Peter Byrne/PA Images via Getty Images) At this moment, 30 megawatts of offshore […]

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Scotland Breaks Offshore Wind Records with Powerful Turbines and Innovative Foundations

Scotland Breaks Offshore Wind Records with Powerful Turbines and Innovative Foundations The EOWDC facility is located in Aberdeen Bay. Vattenfall said that the turbine it installed on Monday is one of two MHI Vestas turbines that have enhanced internal power modes so that they generate more wind energy. The two turbines have each increased from […]

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AREG signs MoU to share learnings with US offshore wind organisation

AREG signs MoU to share learnings with US offshore wind organisation The Aberdeen Renewable Energy Group (AREG), partner of ELBE ESCP, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with The Business Network for Offshore Wind in the United States. The agreement, which was signed at the International Offshore Wind Partnering Forum (IPF) in Princeton on Wednesday (April 4), […]

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Greek Island to Become Energy Independent

Greek Island to Become Energy Independent The Greek island of Tilos is expected to launch a wind turbine this year that, combined with a solar park, will make Tilos the first island in the Mediterranean to completely source its electricity from wind and solar. The European Commission says Tilos could serve as a model for […]

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Wind Turbine Composite Materials Market Pit Falls, Present Scenario and Growth Prospects from 2018 to 2025

Wind Turbine Composite Materials Market Pit Falls, Present Scenario and Growth Prospects from 2018 to 2025 Composites are used to manufacture varied parts of wind turbine such as blades and nacelles, among others. Lightweight composite materials help to harness wind energy with high efficiency. As a result, the demand for wind turbine composite materials is […]

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Strong application scope in Energy Industry will drive the Small Wind Power Market growth till 2025

Strong application scope in Energy Industry will drive the Small Wind Power Market growth till 2025 Small wind turbines comprises a wide range of wind turbines ranging from micro turbines, to residential turbines and mini turbines. The wind turbines used in these end use applications have power ratings ranging from a few watts to thousand […]

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SCOBE Curriculum – Learn more

    SCOBE Curriculum – Learn more About the SCOBE Windpower Training Courses INTRODUCTION COURSE IN WIND ENERGY INTRODUCTION COURSE IN BONDED COMPOSITE REPAIR OF WIND TURBINE BLADES  

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“Systematizing Collaboration amongst Business and Educational Institutions/SCOBE”

MULTIPLIER EVENT Wednesday 25 April, 2018 Conference Centre of CIHEAM-MAICH, Epikouros Room Press Release With the participation of students from the Educational Institutions of Crete and local authorities from the private and public sector, the Multiplier Event took place on Wednesday 25/04/2018 at CIHEAM-MAICH, in the framework of the European project and has to do […]

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