Turbine Technology

From the early days of ~20kW turbines, wind power has come a long way. Nowadays companies are looking to go larger and larger as we come close to seeing turbines over 10MW in rated power. Whether it’s in the blades, nacelle or tower, turbine components all throughout have improved exponentially. Learn about improved designs, testing, materials and production in this section focussing on anything turbine-related.

Contributor: Colin Pawsey
Posted: 10/21/2015
Cost Reduction Pivotal for Offshore Turbine Blades
Although innovation in design will be required to produce very long turbine blades for these extra-large turbines, the focus is predominantly on innovations that present cost-saving benefits. This article dives into why it is crucial to focus on this aspect - read on to find out more! Full Article »
Posted: 08/13/2015
Top 10 - World's Biggest Wind Energy Companies
In this new eBook, we reveal the 10 biggest companies in the global Wind Energy industry based on global market share at the end of 2014.

We also explore the history of these energy giants and take a closer look at the top managers who lead them. Full Sector Report »