Oil / Gas / Energy

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A fair wind?


The wind turbine market represents considerable potential for UK component suppliers. The Government has just published ‘The Renewables UK Supply Chain Gap Analysis’ in an attempt to gauge the extent of supply chain ...

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Catch the wind


“The UK has the prospect of becoming one of the leading European wind power markets,” Professor Arthouros Zervos, president of the European Wind Energy Association (EWEA) has predicted. “We’ve got the resources and the ...

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APG sets out to exploit renewables sector


Anderson Precision Gears (APG) is to exploit the growing wind energy market following installation of a £1.25 million Gleason Pfauter P 2000 G profile gear grinder at its Motherwell Plant

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Wind turbine requirements drive production innovation


ESAB and RenShape have developed technology to help wind turbine makers and fabricators as manufacturing interest in the UK hots up. ESAB has developed a fully automated CNC controlled beveling head for use in ...

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Wind farms expected to attract


The British Wind Energy Association (BWEA) and the Government are predicting that some 8 GW of wind turbine generating capacity, equivalent to some £6 billion of investment (¤ 8.7 billion), will be coming to the UK in ...