26 Jul '14, 3pm

A lifetime service regime for your wind assets

A lifetime service regime for your wind assets

The best regime for long-term operation and maintenance (O&M) of a project comes down to spending money wisely. "It's a question of legal and financial engineering to optimise projects - how do you combine people and technology?" says Ed Zaelke, co-chair of law firm Akin Gump's global project-finance practice. The question of who shoulders the risk is the most basic, notes Kevin Alewine, marketing director at Shermco Industries, a maintenance provider to majors such as EDF, Invenergy, Vestas and GE, and chair of the American Wind Energy Association's O&M working group. More complex is matching the needs of owners, operators and service providers. And, over time, the best option can change because of a new phase in a project's income or tax-credit status. The industry is seeing a growing emphasis on asset management as projects age, even beyond their original life expectanc...

Full article: http://www.windpowermonthly.com/article/1300391/lifetime-...

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