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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...

2012-05-14 06:22:13

FARMINGTON, Conn., May 14, 2012 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Global Information Inc. is pleased to announce two significant new reports in rapidly evolving Wind Energy Maintenance market: Wind Energy Maintenance Market to 2020 GBI Research's new Wind Energy Maintenance Market research report offers in-depth analysis of the wind energy maintenance market forecast by region, segment, company type and by share by type of maintenance for 2011 through 2020. The report also estimates the number of wind...

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...

2011-11-17 10:30:00

BETHESDA, Md., Nov. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Engine Repower Council strongly supports the Motor Vehicle Owners' Right to Repair Act (HR 1449) to ensure a competitive automotive repair industry where car owners, not car companies, can decide who repowers or repairs their vehicles. "Engine repowering with a quality rebuilt/remanufactured engine cost effectively extends the life of a vehicle, provides like new or better engine performance, and saves environmental resources. We...

2011-10-19 22:42:00

CHICAGO, Oct. 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzlon Wind Energy Corp. - the North American subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Limited (SEL), the world's fifth largest wind turbine manufacturer - today opened a state-of-the-art training center that will provide training for wind technicians across its North American operations. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20111019/CG90234) "People want to see more green jobs, and I'm proud to say that Suzlon plans to train 300 wind technicians this year...

2011-09-28 16:39:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzlon Wind Energy Corp., the North American subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Limited (SEL) - the world's fifth largest wind turbine manufacturer - today announced the arrival of Suzlon's first S97 turbines to be installed in North America. Fifteen S97-2.1 megawatt (MW) turbines to power the 31.5 MW Amherst Wind Farm Project, Suzlon's first S9X project in North America, left the Port of Halifax in Nova Scotia today for installation. (Photo:...

2011-09-21 08:22:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzlon Wind Energy Corp., the North American subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Limited (SEL) - the world's fifth largest wind turbine manufacturer - today announced that owners of the Grant County Wind Farm, powered by 10 Suzlon S88-2.1 MW wind turbines, have closed on long-term financing. The 20 MW site in Grant County, Minn., at full capacity, generates enough electricity to power 7,000 homes. "This marks a major milestone in that Grant County is the...

2011-09-08 12:47:00

CHICAGO, Sept. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Suzlon Wind Energy Corp., the North American subsidiary of Suzlon Energy Limited (SEL) - the world's fifth largest wind turbine manufacturer - today announced that the owners of the first stand-alone wind farm built with its new S97 turbines have closed on long-term financing. The 31.5 MW site in Amherst, Nova Scotia, is powered by 15 Suzlon S97-2.1 MW turbines, specifically designed to improve energy yields in low to moderate wind regimes. The S97...