High-flying innovation – Karahka wind farm’s hybrid towers
The Nordex Group is getting a lot of attention in the renewable energy sector with its latest project at the Karahka wind farm in Finland. The project stands out as Nordex’s first venture into using its concrete-steel hybrid towers. These towers are impressively tall, reaching a height of 168 meters, a record for Nordex installations. But what advantages do they bring?
The Dutch deluge of power – Hollandse Kust Noord
The Hollandse Kust Noord offshore wind farm, constructed by the Consortium CrossWind — a joint venture between Shell and Eneco — commenced operations at the end of 2023 and is driving the Dutch energy transition.
Typhoon-defiant – Qingzhou offshore wind farm
The Qingzhou offshore wind farm, located in the often turbulent waters of the South China Sea, began producing green power at the end of 2023. Here’s what we know about its features and capabilities.
Chartering the future of the clean energy workforce – ACP’s OMS Conference 2024
Get ready for American Clean Power's highly anticipated Operations, Maintenance and Safety Conference , which will take place at the Manchester Grand Hyatt San Diego from February 21 to 23. Visit SKF at booth 517 for an enlightening exploration of our products.
Investing in the future – 2023 offshore wind energy boom
The offshore wind energy sector experienced unprecedented growth in 2023, as reported by TGS-4C Offshore, the leading authority in energy data and intelligence. Below are the key facts and observations from their latest report.
Wind on water – Spain’s DemoSATH
Spain successfully launched DemoSATH in 2023, its first floating offshore wind turbine. Connected to the electrical grid, it is the fifth floating technology in Europe with a turbine over 1 MW to operate on the open sea. It is also the continent's third concrete-based technology to reach this stage.
A story of growth and innovation – Brazil’s wind power
Brazil, a country renowned for its diverse and abundant natural resources, has made remarkable strides in renewable energy. This article explores the evolution of Brazil’s wind power industry, tracing its journey from modest beginnings to becoming a global leader in wind energy.
Blowing strong – The evolution of German wind industry
The wind energy industry in Germany embodies a blend of technological innovation, environmental commitment, and economic development. This article will highlight its significant milestones and challenges and delve into how government incentives and public support are positively shaping its landscape.
World market domination – China’s surge in wind energy
The Global Wind Energy Council, based in Brussels, has released figures that paint a striking picture of China’s burgeoning role in the global wind energy market. As of 2022, Chinese manufacturers have been responsible for supplying an astonishing 60% of the world’s installed wind turbines — a testament to the country’s rapidly expanding influence in the industry.