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Ferrum Wind Farm officially operational

The three wind turbines of Ferrum Wind Farm on the Tata Steel industrial site were formally handed over this week. The turbines will produce approximately 25 GWh of green electricity annually. Ferrum Wind Farm, located along the Reijndersweg in IJmuiden, in the municipality of Velsen,…

Kloosterlanden WF powers EV charging stations in Deventer

Charging station operator Allego, energy cooperative Deventer Energie Coöperatie and energy company Pure Energie are working together on a project for charging stations in the municipality of Deventer which are powered by wind energy. 38 charging points for electric cars have been installed by Allego…

Wind Energy Magazine articles

Long read: Developing wind onshore is an organic process

In 1995, Dutch entrepreneur Alfons Wispels founded Raedthuys to develop onshore wind energy. What started with a single turbine on a farmer’s grounds in Zeewolde, Flevoland, developed overtime into a mature company that currently owns and operates 70 wind turbines located all over the country,…

Safe upscaling of wind turbines

Boltlife’s blade to hub flange connection methodology Wind turbine generators get bigger and bigger each year. As a result, the dynamic forces on a rotor blade during its operation become immense. These tremendous forces are transferred through the blade-to-hub connection, which makes it imperative that…