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2014-04-16 12:20:55

BETHESDA, Md., April 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When serious engine trouble hits, the non-profit Car Care Council reminds vehicle owners that repowering their current vehicle rather than buying a new one is the cost-effective, "green" way to go. "When it comes to your vehicle, it's great to be green," said Rich White, executive director, Car Care Council. "By repowering the vehicle you already own, you will extend its useful life and significantly reduce its impact on the...

2012-08-03 23:03:13

In little over a month, the first-ever Wind Energy Summit with an exclusive focus on the entire wind farm supply chain, will take place in Germany, the top country for wind energy production in Europe. LONDON (PRWEB) August 03, 2012 The economic crisis has had a knock on effect on the supply chain over the past five years, but since the economy has grown in strength, so has the faith in the wind supply chain. Such faith has left the industry at over capacity with regard to turbine...

2012-07-12 23:01:26

“Warranty periods for a turbine sold today will typically start around the 20 year mark" Wind Energy Update LONDON (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 Wind Turbine OEM´s have made a strategic decision to focus on the aftercare market and the smartest ones are setting themselves up to seize a dominant market share within the next 6-12 months” Tom Evans, Managing Director, Wind Energy Update. New turbine installations continue to come online, not quite at the peak levels of 2009 but with...

2012-03-25 23:00:40

Over 100,000MW of wind energy capacity is set to come out of warranty by 2020 forcing operators to either repower or retrofit their wind farms or lose money as reported by Wind Energy Update London (PRWEB) March 24, 2012 According to the Retrofitting, Reliability & Repowering report 2012 the approximate sum covers wind farms in the UK, US, Germany, Denmark, China and India between 8 and 20 years of age and either entering or approaching post-warranty status. China leads the way with...

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