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Windpower Daily 01st October 2016

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Hamburg 2016: Energy transition is "no walk in the park"
GERMANY: Europe is no longer the number one in renewable energies said WindEurope CEO Giles Dickson in Hamburg, reflecting a soberly thoughtful atmosphere that pervaded the exhibition and conference.
  Hamburg 2016: Energy transition is "no walk in the park"
 
Hamburg 2016: Lowering costs using digitalisation - panel
GERMANY: Experts from Sentient Science, Vestas, DNV GL and Totaro & Associates discuss how digitalisation can be used across the industry to lower the cost of energy.
  Hamburg 2016: Lowering costs using digitalisation - panel
 
Hamburg 2016: Digitalisation to cut O&M costs - panel
GERMANY: A panel of experts from Sentient Science, Moventas and Rewitec discuss what impact digitisation is having on operations and maintenance costs, and then look to the future of a digitalised industry.
  Hamburg 2016: Digitalisation to cut O&M costs - panel
 
GE to supply combined wind and hydro pumped storage pilot project
GERMANY: GE has won a contract to supply the turbines for a novel pilot project combining wind energy with a hydro pumped storage plant.
  GE to supply combined wind and hydro pumped storage pilot project
 
Vestas wins first Mongolia deal
MONGOLIA: Vestas has won its first turbine supply deal in the country with a 50MW order, while also announcing orders in China and Germany.
  Vestas wins first Mongolia deal
 
Hamburg 2016: WindEurope policy chief Kristian Ruby
GERMANY: Windpower Monthly TV, in association with Sentient Science, spoke to WindEurope chief policy officer about how digitalisation can reduce the cost of energy.
  Hamburg 2016: WindEurope policy chief Kristian Ruby
 
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Germany edges towards auctions across borders
GERMANY: There are undoubtedly some good reasons for developing cross-border auctions for onshore and offshore wind and other renewable energies.
  Germany edges towards auctions across borders
 
New policy clears the way for large-scale repowering
INDIA: The Indian ministry of new and renewable energy has opened the door for all the country's sub-1MW turbines to be eligible for repowering.
  New policy clears the way for large-scale repowering
 
Wind boom must overcome land disputes and bottlenecks
CHILE: Wind projects won around 40% of the 12.34TWh annually on offer in Chile's big power auction in August, representing a third of demand from regulated clients from 2021.
  Wind boom must overcome land disputes and bottlenecks
 
Order changes under new criteria
WORLDWIDE: International reach and staying power are among the new criteria by which Navigant Research has rated the wind industry's leading original equipment manufacturers.
  Order changes under new criteria
 
EDF ready to push into biggest wind market
CHINA: With a parent company that has been doing business in the country for 30 years, buying a stake in a small Chinese developer marks only the start of EDF Energie Nouvelles' expanding market drive and its ultimate ambition in China may not be confined to land.
  EDF ready to push into biggest wind market
 
Lithium boom puts spotlight on Chile
CHILE: As growing interest in electric cars and energy-storage drives up global demand for lithium, companies with concessions to exploit Chile's vast resources could find themselves in an enviable position if the government loosens restrictions.
  Lithium boom puts spotlight on Chile
 
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featured Companies
Bladt Industries

Bladt Industries is an international steel contractor with more than 50 years of experience within complex large-scale steel constructions. We have been involved in fabrications of more than 1,500 foundations and 15 substations for the offshore wind energy sector. Our latest fingerprints on the offshore wind sector: Bligh Bank – Veja Mate – Burbo Bank Extension – Nordsee One + Ost – Wikinger – Sandbank – Gode Wind 1 + 2 – Baltic 1 + 2 – Borkum Riffgrund 1 – Northwind – West of Duddon Sands – Gwynt y Môr – London Array – Walney I + II – and many more. Steel solutions built for the future.
T.+45 96353700         E. office@bladt.dk        W. www.bladt.dk

BGB Engineering Ltd

BGB are a leading designer, manufacturer and supplier of slip ring and carbon brush holder systems. BGB are a European leader in slip ring technology for the Wind industry, with over 40 years experience in rotary applications. Products include: Monitoring & power for hub control (signal, data and power slip rings), Generator slip rings, Cable looms & harnesses, Lightning defence & static earth dissipation systems, Brush holders & assemblies, Fibre Optic Rotary Joints (FORJs).
T.+44(0)1476 576280 E.sales@bgbinnovation.com W.www.bgbinnovation.com

PCH Engineering A/S

We are the leading provider of structural vibration protection of your wind turbine.
Are you a wind turbine manufacturer we are the perfect partner for you. Our monitors are GL 2010 certified and provides your controller direct information about tower oscillations, gearbox torsion stress, differential nacelle vibration and information about blade condition.
E. pch@pch-engineering.dk     W. www.pch-engineering.dk

Blattner Energy

Blattner Energy is a premier EPC contractor in renewable energy construction with more than 25,000 megawatts installed across North America. Blattner provides complete EPC services for utility-scale wind projects, including post-tension concrete tower supply and installation. Blattner also serves utility-scale solar, energy storage, and high voltage transmission and substation projects.
T. (+1) 320-356-7351 E. info@blattnerenergy.com    W. www.blattnerenergy.com 

Moog Inc. is a worldwide designer, manufacturer, and integrator of precision control components and systems. Moog Industrial Group designs and manufactures high performance pitch solutions for Wind Turbines including pitch control systems, slip rings, blade sensing and services for wind turbine manufacturers and wind farm operators. Our high reliability and low maintenance pitch system reduces turbine downtime and enables wind turbines to generate more power – all while reducing levelized cost of energy.
T. +49 (0)2303 5937 0   E. wind.germany@moog.com  W. www.moog.com/wind 

LEITWIND wind turbines feature Direct Drive, permanent synchronous magnet generators, innovative technology and design from 0.8 to 3.0 MW. LEITWIND technology improves efficiency and cuts downtime, producing optimal yields in projects thanks to outstanding project management, operational and customer service. Based in Europe and India, LEITWIND is part of the HTI group.
T. +39 0472 722 190   F. +39 0472 724 190  W. www.leitwind.com

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