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2014-05-24 23:00:20

Looking for an eco-friendly energy source? Seabase.org launches new website to help home owners install eco-friendly wind turbines. (PRWEB) May 24, 2014 Wind turbines have long been used by industries to contribute to energy generation and to lower energy costs. Cheap and powerful, wind turbines are becoming easier to install and maintain, making them a cost effect energy source for most industries. Due to the recent improvements in wind turbine technology, the benefits that can be...

2014-04-24 23:04:39

“SAE International’s 2014 Design, Manufacturing and Economics of Composites Symposium” will bring together experts and influencers from High-Performance Composite organizations to address the economics of composites, as well as the practical application of manufacturing composites from the aerospace, automotive, commercial vehicle, wind energy, and sport equipment manufacturing industries. Warrendale, Pa. (PRWEB) April 24, 2014 “SAE International’s 2014 Design, Manufacturing and...

2014-03-03 20:21:46

OMAHA, Neb., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Valmont Industries, Inc. (NYSE: VMI), a leading global provider of engineered products and services for infrastructure and mechanized irrigation equipment for agriculture, announced today that it has acquired privately-held DS SM A/S, a market leader in Northern Europe for the manufacture of heavy complex steel structures for a diverse range of industries including wind energy, offshore oil and gas, and electricity transmission. The Company, which...

2014-02-05 16:23:10

2013 - An Exceptional Year for Canada OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - The Global Wind Energy Council (GWEC) today released its 2013 market statistics, showing global wind energy capacity has tripled over the past five years to reach a total of 318,137 MW. Despite slower growth rates in some countries, the amount of wind energy installed around the world still rose by over 12 per cent in 2013. Canada recorded exceptionally strong growth in 2013 with a record of close to 1,600 MW...

2014-01-27 23:04:19

GIA announces the release of a comprehensive global report on Epoxy Resins markets. Global market for Epoxy Resins is forecast to reach 4.9 million tons by 2020, driven by increasing industrial output and growing applications in aerospace, automotive, and wind energy sectors. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 Follow us on LinkedIn – Epoxy resins represents one of the most widely used and versatile compounds in the polyester or orthophthalic resins family. Epoxies find applications...

Study Shows Wind Power Can Cause Power Grid Problems, Offers Solution
2014-01-02 16:26:12

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com – Your Universe Online Increasing the use of wind power generation may make the power grid more fragile, according to research published online in IEEE Transactions on Power Systems. Researchers from North Carolina State University and Johns Hopkins University found that increasing wind power generation makes the power grid more susceptible to disruptions. However, while the study revealed the potential problem wind power brings, the team also was able to...

Wind Turbines Are Deadly To Bats
2013-11-16 05:31:32

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online More than a half-million bats were killed by flying into high-speed wind energy turbines last year, according to new research scheduled for publication next week in the journal BioScience. Previous estimates had said that the clean-energy producing mechanisms were responsible from between 33,000 to 880,000, but a new analysis of dead bats found at wind turbine sites conducted by University of Colorado-Denver researchers places...


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