Cement Decarbonization, EU Election’s Impact on Renewables, Co-Locating Solar and Wind
The Uptime Wind Energy Podcast
by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
2d ago
Rosemary discusses emerging technologies from companies like Calix and CarbonCure to reduce emissions from cement production. Phil and Joel analyze how the European Parliament election results could impact renewable policies and the growing trend of co-locating wind, solar and battery storage projects. Plus Invenergy’s Purple Skies project is the Wind Farm of the Week! Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit ..read more
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North Star Funding, $2T Clean Energy Investment, Yokogawa Acquires BaxEnergy
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
3d ago
UK’s North Star secures funding for 40 new offshore wind service vessels by 2040. The IEA reports clean energy investment will hit $2 trillion in 2024, though challenges remain in developing economies. Yokogawa acquires BaxEnergy and Lotus Infrastructure Partners acquires PNE AG’s U.S. renewable business. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit. Follow the show on Facebook, YouTube, Twitte ..read more
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EmpathCMS: Fast, Non-Invasive Fault Detection for Wind Turbines
The Uptime Wind Energy Podcast
by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
1w ago
Allen Hall interviews Dr. Howard Penrose, president and founder of MotorDoc LLC, about the groundbreaking EmpathCMS electrical signature analysis system. Dr. Penrose explains how the technology can quickly and non-invasively detect developing faults in wind turbine components like generators, gearboxes, and bearings, helping to optimize maintenance and prevent unplanned downtime. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LP ..read more
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Muehlhan’s Endiprev Acquisition, Energy Capital’s $4.4B Fund, FiberLine’s Production Shift
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
1w ago
Muehlhan Wind Service acquires a controlling interest in Portugal’s Endiprev to create a global front runner in wind installation and maintenance services. Energy Capital Partners raises over $4.4 billion for its latest fund focused on power generation, renewables, and decarbonization infrastructure. FiberLine Composites is moving all production from Denmark to India over competition from Chinese manufacturers, while also working on domesticating some production in the U.S. to take advantage of tax credits. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology ..read more
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Wind Catching Systems: Offshore Modular Multirotor Technology
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
2w ago
Rosemary interviews Ivar Knutsen, Senior VP of Technical and Supply Chain at Wind Catching Systems, to discuss their innovative floating offshore wind concept. Wind Catching’s design features a grid of small wind turbines that benefit from the multirotor effect and enable easier installation and maintenance compared to traditional large offshore turbines. Wind Catching will also present at the Multi Rotor 2024 seminar June 12-13. You can find more information here: https://multirotor24.zohobackstage.eu/MR24. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technolog ..read more
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Blade Platforms: Revolutionizing Blade Repair Access
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
2w ago
In this episode, Petr Bartusek from Blade Platforms discusses how their truck-mounted platforms, capable of safely reaching over 100 meters, are transforming wind turbine blade repair access. With increased speed, skill utilization, and 24-hour shift capabilities, using Blade Platforms minimizes turbine downtime and maximizes efficiency in blade repair campaigns. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit.  ..read more
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Siemens Gamesa Cuts Jobs, Wind Worker Shortage, and Wind-Powered Ships
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
2w ago
The team discusses the job cuts at Siemens Gamesa and the challenges of finding skilled wind energy workers in the U.S. They also touch on Mitsui O.S.K. Lines and MOL Drybulk’s move to outfit ships with wind propulsion technology from Anemoi Marine Technologies to reduce fuel consumption and emissions. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit. Follow the show on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter ..read more
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STL WindStart: Tackling the Wind Technician Shortage
The Uptime Wind Energy Podcast
by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
2w ago
Allen Hall and Joel Saxum speak with Brandon McKelvain and Jeremy McKelvain from Safety Technology USA (STL) to discuss their trailblazing WindStart program. They visited STL’s impressive training facilities in Abilene, Texas and discovered how the organization is addressing the critical shortage of wind technicians through hands-on, industry-focused education. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit. Fo ..read more
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IntelStor Insights into Wind Turbine Blade O&M Costs
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by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
3w ago
Phil Totaro, CEO of IntelStor, dives deep into the latest trends and data surrounding onshore wind turbine blade operations and maintenance costs. He discusses the strategies and innovations being employed to optimize blade performance, reduce downtime, and drive down costs. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by Weather Guard Lightning Tech. Learn more about Weather Guard’s StrikeTape Wind Turbine LPS retrofit. Follow the show on Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Linkedin and  ..read more
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Sales vs. Engineering: Tension in Wind Turbine Development
The Uptime Wind Energy Podcast
by Allen Hall, Rosemary Barnes, Joel Saxum & Phil Totaro
3w ago
In this episode, Allen, Joel, Phil, and Rosemary discuss new German legislation to streamline wind permitting, the economics of floating offshore wind in France, and Iberdrola’s increased investments in offshore wind. They also delve into how the U.S. Production Tax Credit has impacted wind farm maintenance practices and explore the industry-wide challenges that arose when sales teams overpromised on turbine capabilities, creating tension with the engineering realities. Sign up now for Uptime Tech News, our weekly email update on all things wind technology. This episode is sponsored by We ..read more
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