Energy

The world needs more hydro power dams

Energy experts say that the world needs more hydro power dams to provide more clean energy, particularly in Asia and sub-Saharan Africa, where much of the world’s population growth is expected to occur by 2050. At present, about 160 countries worldwide use hydro power technology. Adnan Amin, director-general of the International...

Wind energy: production record in Denmark

Positive signs for the diffusion of wind power in Europe. The greatest growth was in Denmark: in 2014, wind provided 39.1% of electricity in the country, which is close to the target of 50% of energy from renewable sources by 2020. Thursday, July 9, Denmark managed to produce 116% of...

Wind turbine generators under motorway viaducts and bridges to produce electricity: the Spanish project in the Canary Islands

The energy industry sector is of strategic importance to the Galbiati Group: the company builds Kaplan turbines for wind farms and carries out top quality mechanical machining for turbine components. One of the latest developments in wind turbine generation is the project to install wind turbines under bridges and viaducts...