Posts tagged as wind farm

Transformers for local wind farms

  Powertech Transformers has received an order for two 60 MVA 132/33 kV and two 80 MVA 132/33 kV transformers from Adenco for the De Aar 1 and 2 wind farms. The transformers will be delivered, installed and handed-over on site by end September 2016. The company also received orders for all distribution transformers, consisting […]

Education benefits from public-private partnership

  Young leaners are benefiting through collaborative efforts of the government and the private sector. According to the Institute of Training and Education for Capacity Building, an NPO situated in East London, Jeffreys Bay Wind Farm’s foundation phase reading coaches support programme is an example of how well the public and private sector can work […]

190 GWh Mongolian wind farm

  Ferrostaal Industrial Projects, a project developer facilitating worldwide investments, is taking a majority stake in the “Sainshand” wind farm project in Mongolia. With 190 GWh of electricity every year, “Sainshand” will be the largest wind park in Mongolia. The investment in the project amounts to approximately $120-million, and is intended to connect to the […]

British wind farms paid not to generate electricity

  by Roger Lilley, editor According to the UK’s Telegraph newspaper, the British government is paying £30-million a year to the operators of the country’s offshore wind farms to keep the turbines off the grid during the windiest weather. This, in the face of electricity shortages in the UK. The article, published on 23 February […]