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  • Demand for energy efficiency powers North American distribution transformer markets

    The North American distribution transformers market expects stable growth, thanks largely to demand created by capacity addition and the need to replace existing distribution transformers. Most remarkably, utilities become highly energy conscious, and a large number of existing distribution transformers will be replaced with energy-efficient distribution transformers in the next few years. ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Power Transformer Market - Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast (2013 - 2019)

    Power transformer is a static device which transfers the energy from one device to other using inductive coupling and without changing frequency. A wide range of power transformer designs are used in electric and electronic power applications. Transformers are indispensable for the distribution, utilization and transmission of electrical energy. Power transformers have various types of cores such ...


  • ABB’s 15-week transformer makeover for Duke Energy `a miracle`

    When a 46-year-old GE transformer failed and a 40-year-old spare transformer with questionalble reliability was pressed into service, ABB offered the fast solution needed. When a 46-year-old GE transformer at Duke Energy’s W.C. Beckjord generating station unit 5 failed, Duke corporate engineer John Flick pressed into service a 40-year-old spare transformer of questionable reliability, and sought ...


    By ABB

  • Powering the world - endless energy is possible

    A new study - co-authored by Stanford researcher Mark Z. Jacobson and UC-Davis researcher Mark A. Delucchi - analyzing what is needed to convert the world's energy supplies to clean and sustainable sources says that it can be done with today's technology at costs roughly comparable to conventional energy. But converting will be a massive undertaking on the scale of the moon landings. What is ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation, First Solar and Big Green Zero Energize Solar Power System at Taliesin West

    The Frank Lloyd Wright Foundation today inaugurated a new 250-kilowattAC solar photovoltaic (PV) power system donated by First Solar, Inc. (Nasdaq: FSLR) which will help power the historic Taliesin West campus. The commissioning marks the successful completion of the first phase of the Energizing Taliesin West™ initiative, a pioneering effort to transform the ...


    By First Solar, Inc.

  • Despite Increasing Global Energy Demand, New Energy Generation will Decline in favor of Higher Asset Base Renewal Capacity

    There is no industry more vital to the worldwide economy than energy, and as global energy production increases to fill demand from emerging nations, new applications, and shifts in behavior, and as the means of energy production shifts from traditional fossil fuels to clean, renewable green energy sources, tremendous opportunity ...

  • New California Law Boosts Sustainable Materials Industry

    California Governor Jerry Brown signed into law on Friday Assembly Bill 2205, which clears the way for a new, revolutionary materials industry in California. AB 2205, authored by Assembly Member V. Manuel Pérez (D-Coachella) and co-authored by Senate Majority Leader Ellen Corbett (D-San Leandro), brings state regulation up to speed with innovative new ...


    By Simbol Materials LLC

  • Sunny future for Australia`s solar industry

    The heliostats are part of an advanced new solar technology developed by CSIRO and manufactured by Central Coast company, Performance Engineering Group. The new solar-thermal tower is designed to demonstrate that, after the cost of carbon is taken into account, electricity can be generated by sun-power at the same or less cost than fossil fuel-generated electricity. By developing such technology ...

  • Eaton’s Game-Changing Strut System Reduces Material Costs, Installation Time Up to 50 Percent for Industrial, Commercial and Data Center Customers

    Power management company Eaton announced a new structural support system that transforms infrastructure support applications to yield dramatic efficiency improvements. Eaton’s B-Line® series 4Dimension strut system revolutionizes how support systems are designed and installed in new and retrofit applications. The superior strength, ...


    By Eaton Corporation

  • U.S. and Japan Companies Collaborate on Smart Grid Project in Hawaii

    Hitachi to Serve as Project Leader Tokyo, May 17, 2011 - (JCN Newswire) - Hitachi, Ltd. (NYSE: HIT / TSE: 6501, "Hitachi"), Cyber Defense Institute, Inc. ("Cyber Defense Institute"), JFE Engineering Corporation ("JFE Engineering"), Sharp Corporation (TSE: 6753, "Sharp"), Hewlett-Packard Japan, Ltd. ("HP Japan"), and Mizuho Corporate Bank, Ltd. ("Mizuho Corporate Bank") today announced that U.S. ...


    By Hitachi Data Systems

  • DOE announces US$26m to develop energy efficient processes for US industry

    US Department of Energy (DOE) Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy John Mizroch has announced over US$26 million in federal funding over three years, subject to Congressional appropriations, cost-shared development of energy-efficient industrial processes in the steel and other energy-intensive industries.  These projects support the Energy Policy ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • Longer Blades and New Materials are Dramatically Affecting the Global Wind Turbine Manufacturing Industry

    A recent report from Navigant Research examines the significant forces shaping the global wind power industry’s supply chain, including analyses of more than 500 component and materials suppliers. As the wind turbine manufacturing industry has evolved and matured, blades have become a strong area of strategic ...

  • RWE Innogy commences with turbine installation for the Nordsee Ost Offshore Wind Farm

    At RWE’s base port in Bremerhaven the go-ahead was given yesterday for the installation of the 48 wind turbines that will comprise the Nordsee Ost Offshore Wind Farm: Four 240-tonnes tubular steel towers, together with the associated hubs and nacelles, were loaded onto the installation vessel “Victoria Mathias” which will transport them for installation at sea over the coming ...


    By RWE AG

  • Solar Energy UK

    Solar PV is an important part of the UK’s energy mix and very much a renewables success story – overall deployment has surpassed expectations. Since 2010, from a starting point of almost zero, you, the industry, have now exceeded 4GW of capacity. This is a fantastic achievement. It means that the UK now has enough solar to power more than 900,000 homes with over half a million ...

  • U.S. Department of Energy projects win 36 R&D 100 awards for 2012

    U.S. Department of Energy researchers have won 36 of the 100 awards given out this year by R&D Magazine for the most outstanding technology developments with promising commercial potential.  The coveted awards – now in their 50th year – are presented annually in recognition of exceptional new products, processes, materials or software that were developed throughout the world ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • China Hydro Turbine Generator Unit Industry

    2012 Deep Research Report on China Hydro Turbine Generator Unit Industry was professional and depth research report on China Hydro Turbine Generator Unit industry. The report firstly introduced Hydro Turbine Generator Unit basic information included Hydro Turbine Generator Unit definition classification application industry chain structure industry overview; international market analysis, China ...


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