Tag Archive for wind turbine

Less protection lights required for De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer WF

The developer of the De Drentse Monden en Oostermoer Wind Farm announced only half of the originally planned protection lights on the 35 wind turbines are required. The developer has received permission from the Human Environment and Transport Inspectorate for several modifications. The originally planned two rows of four lights around the tower, at 45…

Start commercial operation Spui Wind Farm

Japanese energy company Eurus Energy Group (“Eurus”) announced today the start of commercial operation of the 21 MW Spui Wind Farm, located in the municipality of Hoeksche Waard in the province of Zuid-Holland. Spui Wind Farm consists of five Enercon E-126 EP4 wind turbines, each with a hub height of 135 meters, a rotor diameter…

Learn to Develop Noise Reduction Strategies

At TU Delft, we carry out ground-breaking research into both onshore and offshore wind energy. Within the Wind Energy Department at the Faculty of Aerospace Engineering, a wide array of innovative research is being performed and extensive educational programs are offered to support the development of wind energy technology and the expansion of the use…

Wind farm Krammer radar detection pilot test results

To ensure air safety, wind turbines with a tip height of 150 metre or more, need to be fitted with obstruction lighting. Wind farm Krammer is testing the use of a radar system to detect aircraft. The results of a pilot flight, as part of the test, are now available. The flight test took place…

Start-ups in wind II: Tulyp Wind

Tulyp Wind is a vertical axis wind turbine (VAWT) that can provide a boost to onshore wind. Developer of the turbine is Arkom Windpower. Eric Pieterse, Business developer: Can you specify your innovation? A vertical axis wind turbine that is more suitable for the built environment. It produces less noise, is less high and has…