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2012-03-28 08:07:29

Depending on the weather, wind turbines can face whispering breezes or gale-force gusts.

2012-02-13 10:00:00

Performance Assembly Solutions (PAS), a world reknowned Contract Manufacturer of complex integrated assemblies, secures JetHeat Turbofan/ Turbine manufacturing contract. Fraser,

2012-02-01 08:00:00

New ‘preventative’ maintenance practices are now being developed, using high tech condition monitoring technologies, which aim to reduce the overall turbine O&M lifetime costs, as reported

Image 1 - Power Generation Is Blowing In The Wind
2012-01-18 05:21:30

By looking at the stability of the atmosphere, wind farm operators could gain greater insight into the amount of power generated at any given time.

No Significant Environmental Impacts From SeaGen Found
2012-01-17 13:52:36

Scientists have determined that the world's first tidal current energy turbine will not cause an environmental impact.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.