15 Nov '11, 3pm

First Wind orders 77 Vestas wind turbines for US projects

AWEA celebrates wind industry achievements The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) announced the 2011 AWEA Awards, honouring wind industry supporters, leaders, innovators and advocates for their outstanding efforts on behalf of wind energy at AWEA’s Wind Energy Fall Symposium in Carlsbad, CA, USA. The challenge of wind turbine blade repair WITH A growing number of composite wind turbine blades now in service, rotor blade maintenance is becoming a major issue. George Marsh looks at the techniques used to inspect and repair blades, and experiences first hand a new system designed to speed up the repair process.Members' Content Remote controlling wind The increase in wind power coming onto the grid has seen network operators get much tougher on generators.Members' Content Colorado's 250 MW Cedar Point Wind Project completed The 250 MW Cedar Point Wind Project in Limon, Co...

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