The Value of Wind Energy

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Fri, 21 Jan 2022 18:25:35 +0000

PNNL teams evaluate the value of wind energy off the coast of Oregon and in rural Alaska. Courtesy of Pacific Northwest National Laboratory. By Mary Ann Showalter, PNNL Two teams of researchers from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory (PNNL) have shown that wind energy offers logistical, economic, and environmental value to consumers and utilities from the coast of […]

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How To Grow U.S. Offshore Wind Power

Credit to Author: U.S. Department of Energy| Date: Thu, 13 Jan 2022 04:00:03 +0000

Report details regional and national strategies to support the Administration’s goals for offshore wind deployment. The U.S. Department of Energy today announced the release of a report that outlines regional and national strategies to accelerate U.S. offshore wind deployment and operation. The report summarizes the current status of offshore wind in the United States, describes […]

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Offshore Wind Catches Fire In Empire State While Others Fiddle

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 07 Jan 2022 16:55:24 +0000

offshore wind energy new york stateAnother sign that coal is toast: New York State stakes another $500 million to beat its East Coast rivals to the offshore wind energy punch.

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Vertical Axis Wind Turbines Not Dead Yet, Says ARPA-E

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 31 Dec 2021 17:34:07 +0000

wind turbines floating vertical axis UT-DallasVertical axis wind turbines could find a new home in offshore wind farms, where density, reliability and ease of maintenance give them an edge over conventional wind turbines.

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The Floating Wind Foundation TetraSpar Demonstrator Has Been Successfully Connected To Norway’s Grid

Credit to Author: Jesper Berggreen| Date: Fri, 17 Dec 2021 17:25:04 +0000

In July I wrote about the TetraSpar Floating Wind Demonstrator project heading out to sea. I spotted it next to the Maersk Interceptor drilling rig at the port of Grenaa, Denmark, and now it is in place off of the coast of Norway producing power. Here is the press release as of December 1, 2021 […]

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Love Blooms When Green Hydrogen Meets Offshore Wind Turbines

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Thu, 09 Dec 2021 16:20:16 +0000

green hydrogen from offshore wind turbines with electrolyzersStrohm and Siemens Gamesa thumb their noses at green hydrogen skeptics with new scheme for attaching electrolyzers to offshore wind turbines.

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Real-Life “Lego” Wind Turbines Coming Soon To A Wind Farm Near You

Credit to Author: Tina Casey| Date: Fri, 19 Nov 2021 16:55:23 +0000

wind turbines wind farms offshoreThe race is on to prevent catastrophic global warming, and if all goes according to plan, the Danish children’s toy maker Lego can pat itself on the back for lending a hand. Denmark also happens to be the home base of the leading wind turbine manufacturer Vestas, which is taking a page out of Lego’s […]

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