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Moventas has set a new performance standard in the onshore 3-MW turbine gearbox class. Testing and verification procedures of the first prototypes of an Exceed high-torque platform gearbox have been completed, and the results are even better than estimated.
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Moventas has set a new performance standard in the onshore 3-MW turbine gearbox class. Testing and verification procedures of the first prototypes of an Exceed high-torque platform gearbox have been completed, and the results are even better than estimated. Launched in August 2014, the Exceed  is a 3 MW and up product platform with the
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Serve your lubricant like you would a premium beer, says Des-Case.
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What is the value of oil maintenance?
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Filtration of oil lubricated equipment is not a new concept. Automotive filters have been around since the 1920’s and by the mid 1940’s, pleated filters were being used on hydraulic equipment. However, a comparatively recent idea is to use filters to target clearance sized particles to promote a higher level of component reliability. Oil filters
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Energy Department awards $1.8 million to develop wind turbine blades to access better wind resources and reduce costs
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The Energy Department has announced the selection of two organizations to develop larger wind turbine blades that can take advantage of better wind resources and can lower costs. Technological innovations such as taller wind turbine towers and larger rotors can more efficiently capture the stronger and more consistent wind resources typically found at greater heights above
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Gearbox model predicts longer bearing life with controlled torque reversals: http://goo.gl/Be3uwL
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GlobalData: U.S. Clean Power Plan could reduce coal power by up to 60 GW by 2020 http://goo.gl/bPCcGZ
The U.S. government’s recently-announced Clean Power Plan (CPP) will have a negative impact on the country’s coal industry, with the potential loss of up to 60 Gigawatts (GW) of coal power capacity by 2020, according to an analyst with research and consulting firm GlobalData. Pavan Vyakaranam, GlobalData’s Associate Project Manager covering Power, says that of
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