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2013-10-10 12:23:08

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) has revealed the three winners of its second annual Power of Wind blog contest during the final day of the Association's 29(th) Annual Conference and Exhibition in Toronto, Ontario. This unique opportunity is launched annually during CanWEA's Global Wind Day celebrations, held on June 15(th). Every year, CanWEA is pleased to present bursary prizes to three students entering or in post-secondary education....

2013-10-10 12:22:45

TORONTO, Oct. 10, 2013 /CNW/ - Every year the Canadian wind energy industry celebrates visionary leaders and clean energy pioneers as annual awards are presented at its Annual Conference and Exhibition. The event - the largest wind energy conference in Canada - this year hosted more than 1,500 professionals from the wind energy industry and accommodated over 150 exhibiting companies. This year, CanWEA presented awards that recognize organizations and individuals who have worked...

2013-10-08 23:29:59

Airborne wind power beats conventional wind power even by wider margin. San Jose, California (PRWEB) October 08, 2013 A wind power vs. solar power research analysis is published by Airborne Wind Energy Labs. The analysis is based on comparisons of the power intensities of power-harvesting surfaces. Intensity is a physical quantity that measures the power that is transferred per unit of area. The effective intensity of wind power exceeds the effective intensity of solar power between 60...

2013-09-30 23:19:00

The Fluitec Wind solution leverages the new strengths of data science and cloud computing on the wind power industry where almost every turbine is networked to produce prolific amounts of operational and diagnostic data. Jersey City, NJ (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Fluitec Wind, a world leader in providing data-driven condition monitoring services, has signed an agreement with a leading European Offshore Wind Farm. Without any new investment in capital equipment Fluitec will provide an...

2013-09-26 16:21:30

MADISON, Ind., Sept. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Shop managers can reduce the risk of employee injury while simultaneously increasing productivity with the new Rotary Lift MW-200 Mobile Wheel Lift. The air-operated MW-200 provides 200 lbs. of capacity at 100 psi, enough to lift a broad range of wheels and tires. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20130926/CL87328 ) According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor and Statistics, back injuries account for one in five workplace injuries or...

2013-09-26 12:22:00

OTTAWA, Sept. 26, 2013 /CNW/ - Who: The Canadian Wind Energy Association (CanWEA) and over 1,500 international wind and renewable energy experts from around the world will gather at CanWEA's 29th Annual Conference and Exhibition in Toronto. What: CanWEA's 2013 Conference & Exhibition is Canada's largest wind energy conference attracting over 1,500 delegates and almost 150 exhibiting companies from around...

2013-09-16 08:23:41

FALMOUTH, Mass., Sept. 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A national study that claims there is "no statistical evidence" that real estate prices near wind turbines are negatively impacted is misleading because it lumps homes close to the turbines with those miles away, according to Wind Wise Massachusetts (WWMA). "The report's own data found that homes located within one mile to the turbines decreased in value by 28 percent compared to homes located within 3 to 10 miles from the...

2013-09-14 23:01:43

Power Grid System Market report focuses on market share analysis, value chain, Porters five force analysis, and market metrics such as drivers, restraints and opportunities. http://www.marketsandmarkets.com/Market-Reports/subsea-power-grid-offshore-supply-market-1100.html (PRWEB) September 14, 2013 The report "Power Grid System Market In Subsea, by Offshore Power (Captive Generation, Wind Power, Others), Components (Cables, Variable Speed Drives, Transformers, Switchgears, Others),...

2013-09-09 23:02:20

Wind powered energy storage and synthetic fuel plant designs are unveiled at Airborne Wind Energy Conference, September 10-11. San Jose, CA (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Airborne Wind Energy Labs presents its new research in application of airborne wind energy systems to energy storage and vehicle fuel manufacturing. The main problem inhibiting advance of renewable energy is that electrical energy cannot be stored economically. An airborne wind conversion system, directly charging a thermal...

2013-09-07 23:01:26

In little over a month, the first-ever Offshore Wind Energy Summit with an exclusive focus on development pipelines, installation technology, logistics and contract management will take place in Hamburg, the principal location for offshore wind in Europe. (PRWEB) September 07, 2013 More than 150 senior level wind industry executives – already comprised of 25 Utilities and 80 installation specialists – have begun to engage with one another in preparation for their arrival at...