Tag Archives: renewables

Itaipu Dam, or how a dam can supply the 75% of one American country´s energy

The Itapu Dam, situated on the border of Brazil and Paraguay, generated 89,5 Twh of energy in 2015, the most of any dam in the world “The sounding stone” is the Guarani translation of the Itapu Dam, that bears the Paraná river, the 7th largest in the world, between Brazil and Paraguay. This dam, that uses 20 generators, supplies 20%

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Vestas wins 112 MW Norwegian order for the V126-3.45 MW turbine with de-icing system

OX2 has placed an order for 31 V126-3.45 MW turbines with power optimised mode to 3.6 MW and Vestas’ de-icing system, reinforcing Vestas’ market-leading position in Norway. The firm and unconditional order is for the Raskiftet wind park in the municipalities of Åmot and Trysil. The order includes Vestas’ advanced de-icing system, using air heaters to capture, heat, and propel

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Vestas Offshore Wind has received a 406 MW order in Denmark

The Danish manufacturer, seller, installer, and servicer of wind turbines, Vestas, has received an order for 49 wind turbins of his V164-8 MW product, for the Horns Reef 3 project in Denmark This 406 MW order is placed by Vattenfall, and the contract covers supply, installation and commissioning of the wind turbines, as well as a five year full-scope service contract. The

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VELATIA IS LEADING THE NAUTILUS PROJECT

Companies such as Astilleros Murueta, Tamoin, Vicinay Marine and Tecnalia Technology Centre are participating in the NAUTILUS project, which is included within the “Collaboration Challenges” programme of the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO) The NAUTILUS project, led by Velatia and funded by the “Collaboration Challenges of the State Research, Development and Innovation Programme Oriented to Society Challenges”, of the

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