Blockchain and Renewables have been developing a love hate relationship over the past few years. On one hand, blockchain technologies are known for their massive consumption of energy for, what seems to some, nothing but an imaginary ledger. This massive consumption goes against everything renewables stand for. On the other hand, blockchain can be valuable to renewables and the renewables market. Read more
Generators used in wind-turbine systems fall into four architecture types: dc, ac, ac synchronous, and switched reluctance. What are the unique power-density aspects of these versions, including the most widely used among them—the doubly-fed induction generator?
Fundamental physical limits exist as to how much energy can be extracted from renewable resources for a given area of land. Read more
We are happy to announce that Joshua MacFie has been appointed as the new CEO of Group NIRE! Joshua has been with Group NIRE since 2017 as our Principal Electronics Engineer. He has spear-headed some of our most innovative projects and we look forward to his leading Group NIRE and our partners to a bright future. Read more
August will be here before you know it, which means it’s time to start thinking about #AmericanWindWeek 2020! The week-long celebration of #windpower will showcase how wind is building a future powered by a strong economy and clean energy.
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