Offshore wind power now cheaper than nuclear

The UK Government has held its reverse auction for energy production subsidies, and offshore wind power has come in cheaper than (more…)

Why top treating isn’t always a good idea for wind turbines

Top treating is the practice of adding new additives to existing oil. Once condition monitoring detects a depletion of (more…)

The recent history of wind power

We pick up our look at wind power through the ages in October 1973, when the Organization of Arab Petroleum Exporting Countries announced an (more…)

The early history of wind power

Wind power may be on the rise, but it’s not something new. People have been harnessing the power of the wind in one form or (more…)

Designing the world’s largest wind turbine

There’s an undeniable trend towards making wind turbines larger in order to cut costs. This is especially relevant to (more…)