10 Apr '13, 2pm

London Array – Getting Up Close and Personal to Offshore Wind

London Array – Getting Up Close and Personal to Offshore Wind

That’s where I found myself on Wednesday last week, following an invitation to join the team on-site at London Array . And despite the changeable weather, Offshore Site Manager, Stephen Reynolds and Skipper, Neill Austen, were in good spirits. Something no doubt helped by confirmation earlier in March that the site has now surpassed the generating capacity of nearby Greater Gabbard, to become the world’s largest offshore wind farm. In pure numbers alone, that means that in the past seven days the site was producing roughly 41 GWh, with a peak of nearly 11 GWh in a single 24-hour period. Impressive statistics. All the more so given that 143 turbines had been commissioned, and a total of 166 units energised, by the end of last week. In fact, the success to date demonstrates the very real potential and viability of this high risk/return growth area of the market. And those ri...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2013...

Tweets

London Array cements title as world's largest w...

businessgreen.com 09 Apr '13, 7am

The UK's wind power industry has restated its pledge to drive down the cost of energy, as it pushed the button on the last...

Commissioning Of Final Turbine Completes World’s Largest Offshore Wind Farm: The 175th and final wi...

Commissioning Of Final Turbine Completes World’...

cleantechnica.com 09 Apr '13, 12pm

The 175th and final wind turbine was installed at the London Array offshore wind farm in December of 2012, but was finally...

Gov. O'Malley Signs Maryland Offshore Wind Ener...

nawindpower.com 10 Apr '13, 5pm

into law on Tuesday the Maryland Offshore Wind Energy Act of 2013, legislation meant to create a framework for the develop...

New Turbine Technology: Key Players On- and Offshore

New Turbine Technology: Key Players On- and Off...

renewableenergyworld.com 11 Apr '13, 2pm

Indeed, alongside the expansion of wind markets - notably in Asia and the US, with Europe not far behind - wind technology...

EON, Dong Connect World's Largest Offshore Wind Farm to U.K. Grid

EON, Dong Connect World's Largest Offshore Wind...

renewableenergyworld.com 08 Apr '13, 4pm

All of the Siemens AG turbines are now exporting power to the U.K. grid, the companies said today in a statement. The 630-...

Bus and Coach News: First quits London bus busi...

busandcoach.com 09 Apr '13, 12pm

FirstBus is pulling out of London. In deals worth almost £80million it has agreed to sell its 500-bus business in West Lon...

Chinese wind energy output soars 41 per cent

businessgreen.com 09 Apr '13, 11pm

Official Chinese government figures from the National Energy Administration have confirmed electricity generation from win...

London's hyper-local blogs

London's hyper-local blogs

cabbieblog.com 12 Apr '13, 3pm

A blog is an on-line presence, a voice to be shared and stored for others to consume and comment. On-line pages have a she...

The $25 Billion Impact of the Wind Industry - Greentech Media

The $25 Billion Impact of the Wind Industry - G...

greentechmedia.com 11 Apr '13, 4pm

In a record-setting year, the U.S. wind industry’s 28 percent growth boosted its job count back to 80,000 and had a discer...

To celebrate The London Coffee Festival, our pa...

unionroasted.com 10 Apr '13, 4pm

We use cookies to ensure that we give you the best experience on our website. Cookies help recognise you each time you vis...

via @greentechmedia

via @greentechmedia

greentechmedia.com 10 Apr '13, 4pm

Winds that reached over 90 miles per hour on mountain ridges blew down through the wind farms in California’s Altamont, Sa...

Wind energy a good deal - wind energy has deliv...

canwea.ca 12 Apr '13, 11am

home > media centre > news releases Tweet 04/11/2013 Wind energy a good deal for Ontario Report finds wind energy has deli...

Five Takeaways from 2012's Record US Wind Perfo...

renewableenergyworld.com 12 Apr '13, 5pm

Wind produced over 13 GW of electricity in 2012, accounting for 42 percent of all new electric generating capacity in the ...

Getting A Hug:

bolehland.net 11 Apr '13, 3pm

kucing dengan tikus commented on Getting A Hug - hahaha bolehland faster do fans ... Pek Chek Kia commented on Getting A H...

Rebuttal: Faulty or Incomplete Analysis Skews Numbers and Conclusions for Renewable Energy

Rebuttal: Faulty or Incomplete Analysis Skews N...

renewableenergyworld.com 10 Apr '13, 4pm

Find his piece The Limits of Renewable Energy: A Call for Research and Development here . His commentary on the potential ...