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News IEA Wind TCP

The current Annual Report of IEA Wind highlights the activities and accomplishments of the International Energy Agency Wind Technology Collaboration Programme (IEA Wind TCP). This global network of researchers and experts shares the latest technology research and best practices...
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Winterwind conference

For many years, the „Winterwind“ conference is an annual fix point on the topic of wind energy in cold climate zones. This year, because of COVID19-related restrictions, “Winterwind 2021” had to be organized in a pure online format. Alexander Stökl from Energiewerkstatt e.V...
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New Management Team

After more than 30 years of tireless engagement as general manager of Energiewerkstatt Association, Hans Winkelmeier moves from the management to the role of senior consultant. Hans Winkelmeier hands over the management agendas to the long-standing employees Andreas Krenn and...
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Prepared for Winter

Just in time for the start of the winter season, we activated the independent power supply for our wind measurement campaigns at higher elevations. That way, we are able to heat the ultra-sonic anemometers and thus achieve an excellent availability record also during winter time....
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NICE experiment successfully installed

The erection of the experimental setup for the research project NICE could be completed just in time before the start of the winter season. For the next months, a number of different samples of nano-structured surfaces will be tested under the harsh icing conditions of the...
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Due diligence for the wind farm Pannonia Gols

Locates in Burgenland, the wind farm Pannonia Gols will be one of the largest wind farms in Austria. Thanks to our broad experience in technical and economic project planning, Energiewerkstatt has been made responsible for the lenders engineering on behalf of Unicredit and EIB....
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Impact of wind turbines on forest fire and lightning protection

On behalf of the Austrian Wind Energy Association, Energiewerkstatt prepared a study regarding the impact of wind turbines located in forests on the risk of forest fires. The results show, that the effect of lightning protection outweighs the danger of forest fires caused by the...
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Winterwind Conference 2020 in Åre (Sweden)

Again this year Energiewerkstatt Association gave a presentation at the international Winterwind Conference in Sweden: Dr. Alexander Stökl talked about the results of the evaluation of  De-icing-Systems on wind power plants in Austria. To see the presentations, please click the...
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AWES 2020

    The 14. Wind Energy Symposium (AWES 2020) will be held in Vienna from the 17th to the 18th of March 2020. Visit us on our stand no. 16 and 17 on the first floor of the “Aula der Wissenschaften”. We are looking forward to seeing you. Registration, program...
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Researchproject R.Ice

In the course of the research project ‘R.Ice’ Energiewerkstatt has investigated the consequences of atmospheric icing on wind turbines. After a three-year project duration the project was successfully concluded end of 2019. For more information please visit the project homepage...
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