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Posted

10/01/2017

Author

Richard Heap

Wind industry gets cultural in Hull



Worship the blade! You could argue that, as editor of A Word About Wind, I should take an unhealthy interest in the wind sector – and I do. That is the only explanation for the shrine of wind turbines I keep in the corner of the room. God bless free gifts at industry shows.

But I am not alone. Now people in UK city Hull can make their own pilgrimage to worship at the altar of the mighty bla ...

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Posted

25/11/2016

Author

Richard Heap

Blade firm deals should not mean job cuts



It is a good time to own a firm specialising in turbine blade production. Some of the largest turbine manufacturers are sniffing around for takeovers, and that means potentially big rewards for those blade firms' owners.

This week, we have seen German turbine maker Senvion announce that it is set to buy blade specialist Euros for an undisclosed sum. The deal is set to boost Senvion’s blade ...

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