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2011-12-19 13:45:00

Wind Energy Update: The renewable energy sector is quickly turning into a profitable business: in 2010 investment in the renewable energy projects exceeded the ones in fossil fuel demonstrating a new trend in investorsâ strategy. LONDON (PRWEB) December 19, 2011 Wind Energy Update reports offshore wind, with its incomparably high energy production per hour witnessed important developments during 2011: RWE - The fifth largest utility company in Europe, with 3 offshore wind...

2011-08-05 00:00:30

The Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) recently turned its attention to the wind industry. As it stands, there are no national metrics for comparing the wind industry against other businesses, but with developments in the pipeline, this could change quicker than expected, and would be of major benefit to the industry. London (PRWEB) August 04, 2011 Wind Energy Update Investigates Helath and Safety ahead of the Wind Energy Health and Safety Summit When such laws do come...

2011-07-21 09:15:00

EVANSTON, Ill., July 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Industrial employment in Colorado increased 1.1% over the past twelve months according to the 2012 Colorado Manufacturers Directory, an industrial directory published annually by Manufacturers' News, Inc. (MNI) Evanston, IL. MNI reports Colorado gained 2,428 industrial jobs between May 2010 and May 2011, the first gain MNI has recorded for the state since 2006. Manufacturers' News reports Colorado is home to 6,669 manufacturers employing...

2011-06-21 00:00:28

When a seven metre portion of a Vestas blade prototype broke off last year - only weeks after the company had a signed a deal to supply the same model to a 420MW wind farm in Australia - the company felt it had some explaining to do. But according to the latest Wind Energy Update Operations and Maintenance Report 2011, human error, which was ultimately the cause of the failure, is all too common in blade prototype manufacturing. (PRWEB) June 20, 2011 "The rotor blade prototype fabrication...

Word of the Day
  • The unit of magnetic flux density in the International System of Units, equal to the magnitude of the magnetic field vector necessary to produce a force of one newton on a charge of one coulomb moving perpendicular to the direction of the magnetic field vector with a velocity of one meter per second. It is equivalent to one weber per square meter.
This word is named for Nikola Tesla, the inventor, engineer, and futurist.