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What Are the Pros and Cons of Wind Turbines?

Wind turbines are an attractive investment because they can help you earn money by generating renewable energy. The potential profits from investing in wind energy are especially true for Avangrid, Dominion Energy and Equinor. These…

The Selection of a Suitable Maintenance Strategy for Wind Turbines

Wind turbines are expensive investments and for them give you a high return on investment, they need to be well-maintained. It is also important to choose a suitable maintenance strategy with a low maintenance cost….

How Much Money Does a Wind Turbine Produce From Electricity it Generates?

Wondering how much money you can make with wind turbines?  It’s a common question considering how much wind turbines cost and how big they are. If you are considering investing in a wind turbine, here…

How Much Electricity Does a Wind Turbine Produce?

  You can find wind turbines on hillsides, close to factories, above homes and even in the ocean. Wind turbines are an attractive energy resource because they depend on nature to produce energy and their…

What Does Wind Turbine Maintenance Consist of?

Wind turbine maintenance covers a range of factors, from manpower to ensuring that mechanical parts are lubricated to avoid any unexpected shutdowns. O&M budgets are often undervalued during the developmental phases of a project but…

Wind Turbine Maintenance Costs

Maintenance costs for wind turbine projects can take up a sizeable chunk of the annual budget, with O&M costs for new turbines easily constituting more than 20% of the cost per kWh produced over a…

As Wind Power Fleet Ages, More is Spent on Maintenance

Performance decline is a reality of wind power fleets when wind turbines age, requiring more operations and maintenance (O&M) costs to manage acceptable output. HIS Markit recently released a report that indicated that U.S. wind…

Operation and Maintenance Costs of Wind Generated Power

Wind generated power was responsible for more than 7% of the United States’ national electricity in 2019, with this form of renewable energy continuing to gain popularity. While there doesn’t seem to be an industry…

Key safety precautions for wind turbine workers

Falls, fire hazards, confined spaces, medical and first aid, machine guarding, lock/out electrical hazards, arc flash, and respiratory protection are just some of the many dangers that wind turbine workers face. To ensure maximum safety…