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Wind turbine blades longevity

Blog | 2022-05-25

Wind turbine blades longevity

The blades on offshore wind turbines are huge, and they need to be tough to withstand the harsh environment they’re in. But how long do they actually last?

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Will Offshore Wind Ever Rule The World And Shape The Future?

Blog | 2022-05-17

Will Offshore Wind Ever Rule The World And Shape The Future?

Offshore wind turbines have been installed in many coastal areas around the world and yet, for reasons of cost and convenience, they remain a small fraction of all power sources. Read on to find out how offshore wind power is expected to evolve in the coming years and why it is a promising renewable energy resource that you should be aware of.

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SPR, Shell sign ScotWind leases

2022-04-13

SPR, Shell sign ScotWind leases

ScottishPower Renewables and Shell have signed their options to lease agreements for two ScotWind projects projects totalling 5GW. The signatures reserve the seabed rights for their MarramWind and CampionWind floating offshore wind farms off the east and north-east coasts of Scotland. The signing of the agreements marks an important step towards delivering the ScotWind projects and ...

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Engineers are building bridges with recycled wind turbine blades

Global | 2022-03-09

Engineers are building bridges with recycled wind turbine blades

Last October, the Re-Wind Network made headlines for recycling wind turbine blades into bike shelters in Denmark. The organization was praised for finding a sustainable way of dealing with the discarded composite materials as they are not particularly easy to process as waste.  This week, The Verge reported on yet another use of turbine blades by the same organization, this time to construct a ...

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