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Sep 12, 2018
Vestas and Maersk are jointly developing a crane system which cuts installation and logistics costs for onshore and offshore farms and removes the need for seabed-based jack-up vessels, the companies told New Energy Insider.
Jul 25, 2018
MidAmerican's repowering of seven wind farms in Iowa will increase annual output by up to 28% and could provide over 20 years of revenues, a MidAmerican spokesman told New Energy Update.
Jul 11, 2018
Partial repowering in 2018 can offer double-digit returns but the step-down of tax credits will require greater efficiency gains from later projects, a new study has found.
Jun 27, 2018
Data analytics, economies of scale and supply chain buyouts are helping operators reduce spare parts risks deemed crucial to wind farm performance, a new report shows.
May 23, 2018
Onshore wind participants predict more revenue-sharing, digitalization and multi-project contracts in the operations and maintenance sector while service providers plan to expand spare parts capabilities, a new survey by New Energy Update shows.
May 23, 2018
Economic diversification and rising regional power needs are combining with plummeting wind costs but MENA policymakers must provide clearer long-term objectives to ensure local industry build-out, wind industry experts said at the MENA New Energy 2018 conference.
May 9, 2018
As a number of UK onshore wind assets reach end of lifespans, repowering opportunities remain hampered by a lack of clear policy support and inefficient approval schemes, market participants told New Energy Update.
Apr 25, 2018
Evolving risk priorities and growing operational experience are propelling the wind power industry towards revenue-based maintenance contracts, operators told the Wind O&M Dallas 2018 conference on April 17.