Posts Tagged ‘engineers’

University engineers road-test prototype

The group of mechanical engineering students, called Sussex Power Storm, made a prototype as part of their degree studies and completed some basic functional testing before they experimented with the eco-friendly vehicle on land at Shoreham Port. They were given access by the authority to the revetment road on the Outer Layby, just east of […]

New facility lets wind farm engineers train in Scotland

At the heart of the new facility at Crossgates, near Dunfermline, is a recently decommissioned German-built Senvion MD70 wind turbine. View full post on Wind Power News

Tory plan to limit onshore windfarms will raise energy bills, engineers warn

Royal Academy of Engineering report shows replacing onshore turbines with offshore wind would add extra cost to bills A Conservative party plan to limit the number of onshore windfarms would drive up household energy bills, according to the UK’s most eminent engineers. Replacing a single banned onshore turbine with offshore wind power, which is more […]