Posts Tagged ‘ireland’

Microsoft’s data centers in Ireland are getting an influx of wind power

Microsoft is amping up its renewable energy portfolio by signing a power purchase agreement for 100 percent of GE's Tullahennel wind farm in Ireland. The energy from the 37-MW wind farm located in County Kerry will go towards powering Microsoft's data centers in the country which support its growing cloud services. View full post on […]

Microsoft, GE sign agreement on new wind project in Ireland

Each turbine will have an integrated battery; Microsoft and GE will test how these batteries can be used to capture and store excess energy, and then provide it back to the grid as needed. This provides more predictable power to an increasingly green Irish grid, by smoothing out peaks and valleys in wind production. View […]

A 34-year simulation of wind generation potential for Ireland and the …

Aggregate wind generation model for Ireland using MERRA reanalysis wind speeds. Extensively verified using 14 years of actual wind power output. View full post on Wind Power News

Siemens receives three onshore wind orders in UK and Ireland 52…

Siemens Wind Power and Renewables Division has been awarded orders from three different customers to construct, install and commission 52 units of its D3 direct drive wind turbines at three projects in Ireland and Scotland. The three wind farms Raheenleagh in County Wicklow, 70km south of Dublin; Aikengall 2, to the south east of Edinburgh; […]

Wind turbine collapses in Northern Ireland

Investigation is launched after 80-metre structure unexpectedly buckles, scattering debris in Co Tyrone An investigation has been launched after an 80-metre wind turbine worth almost £500,000 collapsed on a mountainside in Northern Ireland. No one was injured when the giant structure unexpectedly buckled and hit the ground on Friday, scattering debris across a wide area. […]

Ireland to build ‘giant’ wind turbines to power UK homes

UK and Irish ministers will sign an agreement that could see some of the world’s largest wind turbines built across the Irish midlands. Copyright BBC / BBC News.

Ireland to export wind power to UK homes

Irish and British ministers are to sign an agreement to export wind energy from Ireland to power millions of homes in the UK. View full post on Wind Power News

homemade wind generator limerick ireland

treadmill motor used for generator 6 inch pvc pipe split and shaped for blades small charge controller seems to work ok