Latest News

LINAK: Taking Wind to New Heights

The demand for sustainable energy is growing rapidly and so is the pressure on the industry. The market wants more for less, creating an increased need for reliability and cost efficiency. In […]

SSB Wind Systems presents first universal pitch system for wind turbines

SSB Wind Systems presented its new UniFlex Pitch at the EWEA 2012 in Copenhagen. The UniFlex Pitch is the world’s first modular electric pitch system capable of being integrated into a wide […]

ABB’s PCS100 Energy Storage System strengthens smart grids and helps create a sustainable environment

Wind and solar are increasingly being applied in grid and mico-grid applications but the power generated is variable creating application challenges and restrictions in use. ABB’s PCS100 Energy Storage System allows energy […]

Eaton Launches Utility-Scale Inverter Technology for Wind and Solar Customers

New High Power Inverter Provides Reliable, Efficient Energy Storage Link Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton Corporation today introduced advanced utility-scale inverter technology in its new Series 6001 energy storage grid-connect inverter, engineered to […]

Kenersys, Juwi and ATS complete further showcase projects

Onshore wind energy is the most important pillar of the energy turnaround. Especially in the mid and south of Germany the potential  is still unexploited. But with the latest wind turbine generation […]

Global database set to accelerate the transition to renewable energies

Global Atlas for Solar and Wind Energy launched

The International Renewable Energy Agency, IRENA, and the German Aerospace Center (Deutsches Zentrum für Luft- und Raumfahrt; DLR) presented the first Global Atlas for Solar and Wind Energy at the Clean Energy […]

LM Wind Power’s 73.5 meter blades on the largest offshore wind turbine in the world

LM Wind Power’s 73.5 meter blades became the first 70+ meter blades to be installed when Alstom inaugurated the largest offshore wind turbine in the world on March 19 at Carnet in […]

Launch of LM e-Load that reduces time to market on wind turbine projects

LM Wind Power customers can now benefit from reduced time to market by using the new LM e-Load developed in cooperation with GL Garrad Hassan based on its Bladed 4.1 software. The […]


New wind power generators from ABB

ABB is launching a new slip ring generator series designed to fit most present 1.5 – 2.0 MW doubly-fed turbines. The generators feature an enhanced rotor design and modular interface. The new […]

Vestas and DONG Energy to collaborate on test of new 7MW wind turbines

DONG Energy and Vestas have today announced the signing of a letter of intent regarding test of the new V164-7.0 MW turbine  According to the letter of intent, DONG Energy will perform […]

Fuzzy controller for improved pitch control

PC Control for wind turbines – The pitch control of wind turbines is based today on PD or PID controllers. Due to the non-linear behaviour of the turbines, the design of these […]