The Growing Strain of Power Sector Supply Chain Disruptions

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Mon, 03 Aug 2020 04:02:00 +0000

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Power sector supply chains, hard hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, are feeling the double whammy of uncertainty posed by a broad U.S. executive order. As was clear at the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s

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Siemens Gamesa Slashes Forecast as COVID Crushes Earnings

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Thu, 30 Jul 2020 15:00:28 +0000

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Wind turbine maker Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has lowered its sales forecast for 2020, and the company said it expects the economic impact of COVID-19 will cut €1 billion ($1.2 billion) from its sales revenue in the full year. The company in its latest earnings report, released July 30, said the impact of the […]

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Keeping the Lights on in South Korea

Credit to Author: Daniel Browning| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:40:47 +0000

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South Korea has flourished over the past six decades, transforming its place on the world stage. However, progress has come at a price—far higher than average pollution generated from its energy grid. On its path of progress, the country has capitalized on the promise of cheap coal power. Meeting its energy and emissions goals will […]

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Keeping the Lights on in South Korea

Credit to Author: Daniel Browning| Date: Tue, 28 Jul 2020 13:40:47 +0000

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South Korea has flourished over the past six decades, transforming its place on the world stage. However, progress has come at a price—far higher than average pollution generated from its energy grid. On its path of progress, the country has capitalized on the promise of cheap coal power. Meeting its energy and emissions goals will […]

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Map Shows ‘Low-Impact’ Locations for Wind Power

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Mon, 27 Jul 2020 21:37:59 +0000

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A global environmental group that works to protect land, water, and wildlife said states in what it considers the U.S. “wind belt” can develop wind power generation to meet renewable energy goals without presenting a significant risk to surrounding areas. An analysis from The Nature Conservancy, focused on the central U.S. where there is vast […]

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Real-Time Wind Turbine Monitoring: Data Challenges, and Rewards

Credit to Author: Michael Tegtmeier| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 17:56:09 +0000

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With the advantages of clean, renewable energy, wind power has become one of the fastest-growing energy sources and one of the most economical solutions for electricity generation. There are already 350,000 wind turbines installed globally, with more than 650,000 MW of  installed generation capacity. In light of climate change, demand continues to grow. However, to […]

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The POWER Interview: Microgrids Open New Business Models

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Fri, 10 Jul 2020 15:06:26 +0000

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Microgrids offer an “all of the above” approach to distributed generation, incorporating a variety of technologies into their design. As microgrids continue to evolve, incorporating renewable power resources, fuel cells, battery energy storage, diesel and gas generator sets, microturbines, and other technologies, they also provide the opportunity to expand the business models for power producers. […]

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Micro Generation with Macro Possibilities

Credit to Author: Darrell Proctor| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 04:09:00 +0000

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The market for microgrids continues to expand, with utilities, businesses, and neighborhoods installing a variety of technologies in systems designed to ensure a reliable and resilient supply of power. The

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Minutes Matter in the Energy Imbalance Market

Credit to Author: Aaron Larson| Date: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 04:07:00 +0000

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An energy imbalance market (EIM) is a voluntary market that provides a sub-hourly economic dispatch of participating resources for balancing supply and demand every five minutes. One such market is the Western

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Big Lift for Newly Launched Siemens Gamesa 14-MW Offshore Wind Turbine

Credit to Author: Sonal Patel| Date: Wed, 24 Jun 2020 14:01:35 +0000

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Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) has conditionally received an order for 100 units of its newly launched SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbine model—one of the largest wind turbine models ever introduced to date. The 14-MW units are to be installed at innogy’s proposed 1.4-GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm in the UK starting in 2024. […]

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