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Energy, regulation, money, life and time

Solar power

What would you do if you were immortal? Would try to benefit from eternity or would you try to save the balance of the system you inhabit? If there is only one tree on your planet would you try to cut it to warm yourself or would you plant another? If there is only one cornfield would you eat all the seeds to satisfy your hunger or would you plant part of them to harvest again? It is doubtful that in such situations you’ll act in the way some of us still act today.

Solar oil painting – the big one

The world’s largest Concentrated solar power-plant with a capacity of providing electricity from renewable energy to 20 thousand homes, saving 175,000 tons of carbon dioxide every year, and cost of over half a billion USD was officially opened in Abu Dhabi.

Hydropower equipment manufacturers

ABB – The world’s leading supplier of just about every product in the power and automation scope of supply for hydropower plants – from generator circuit breakers and power transformers to switchgear, motors, drives and plant automation systems.

Tidal Generation ltd. – TGL is at the forefront in the design, development and manufacture of tidal stream turbines for the capture and conversion of tidal energy to electrical power. Based in Bristol (UK), TGL’s core business is the provision of equipment and maintenance services to tidal power developers world-wide.

SIEMENS – SIEMENS Energy Sector is one of the world’s leading suppliers of a wide range of products, solutions and services in the field of energy technology.


GENERAL ELECTRIC – GE is a world leader in the utilization and control of water, having supplied equipment to the hydropower and water control industries for over one hundred years.

Pelamis Wave Power – Manufacturer of a unique system to generate renewable electricity from ocean waves.

Orengine International – Italian Manufacturers, Research and Development of Large Hydroelectric Turbines and Small Hydroelectric (Microhydro) Systems

Global Hydro Energy – A young, dynamic enterprise, which operates worldwide in the field of hydropower technology. It is based in Austria.

GUGLER – GUGLER Water Turbines is a global supplier of Kaplan-, Francis- and Pelton turbines as well as the complete electromechanical equipment required for the implementation of small hydropower plants on a turn-key basis.

TOSHIBA – The first manufacturer of hydroelectric generating equipment in Japan. TOSHIBA is a leading exporter and has supplied much equipment to North America, Central and South America, Africa, Oceania, Asia and Eastern Europe. The company’s dedication to excellence has ensured that TOSHIBA is world leader both in conventional and pumped storage power stations.

HYUNDAI – Hyundai Heavy Industries Co, Ltd.(HHI) has estabilished its position as one of the top-ranking manufacturer in the world heavy industry market, thereby gaining a widely acclaimed reputation and reliability.

HONGYA – Hongya Power Generating Equipment to Utilities Limited is a specialized manufacturer of medium- and small -sized water turbine generators.

Large Wind Turbine Manufacturers

 

GENERAL ELECTRIC – GE continues to develop innovative products and services that help our customers serve the needs of people all over the world.

 

MING YANG – The company is a leading wind turbine manufacturer and a renewable energy solution provider. Since its inception in 2006, Ming Yang has grown rapidly to become the largest non-state-owned wind turbine manufacturer in China.

 

SIEMENS – Siemens Energy has the know-how, products, solutions and key components spanning the entire energy conversion chain.

 

NORDEX – The Company was launched in 1985, before the international demand for wind turbines increased in the first half of the nineties. Nordex has succeeded in building reliable machines, which operate with ever-increasing efficiency.

 

GAMESA – With more than 15 years’ experience, Gamesa is a global technological leader in the design, manufacture, installation and maintenance of wind turbines, with 23,000 MW installed in 30 countries and 15,000 MW under maintenance.

 

XEMC DARWIND – The Company strives to become a major global supplier in the offshore wind industry that offers its customers earning power and a significantly improved economic return.

 

SUZLON – The Company specializes in providing total solutions in wind power generation integrating consultancy, design, manufacturing, installation, operation and maintenance services on a global basis.

 

Northern Power Systems – The Company has over 30 years of experience developing and manufacturing advanced, innovative wind turbines. The company’s next generation wind turbine technology is based on a vastly simplified architecture that utilizes a unique combination of permanent magnet generators and direct-drive design.