Posts tagged: turbine

Samsung to Equip 84MW Offshore Wind Farm in South Korea

The turbines will be installed in shallow waters off the coast of Korea’s Jeju island Photograph: Justin Ornellas/Flickr Samsung Heavy Industries is to build an 84MW wind farm off the coast of Korea’s Jeju island using its new 7MW turbines. The project, to be installed by the end of 2014, will be one of South […]

New Wind Power System Claims 70% Increase in Wind Speeds, Triple the Power Output

Mass Megawatts/Screen capture One wind technology company is taking a different approach to low wind speed power generation with its multi-axis turbines and what they call a wind “augmentation system”, which claims to increase the wind speed at the turbines and triple their power output. Mass Megawatts Wind Power, of Worcester, MA, says that combining […]

New Bladeless Wind Turbine Claimed to be Twice as Efficient as Conventional Designs

© Saphon When it comes to the future of wind power, one company thinks it looks a lot different than you would expect, and cheaper and more efficient to boot. Saphon, out of Tunisia, is interested in finding partners to mass-produce and market their unique wind energy device, based on their own Zero Blade technology. […]

Scotland Planning to Generate 100% Electricity from Renewable Energy Source

Many nations rely on coal, oil and natural gas for their energy needs but relying on fossil fuels triggers a big problem. Renewable energy resources, such as wind, solar and hydropower, offer clean alternatives to fossil fuels. In the making of renewable energy Scotland is now one step ahead, an underwater turbine which generated electricity […]

2 Ways Small Scale Wind Turbines Will Revolutionize Home Energy Use

Small scale wind turbines are truly becoming a revolution of sorts in the way we achieve our power at home. In the past, all electricity was made in central power plants and distributed to us at our homes. Now, the model is changing fast and we are moving to a society where power is made […]