Skip to main content

Clean Wind Energy being produced, London Array is online

London Array, presumably the largest operating wind farm was completely brought online, with the last of the turbines (the 175th) was commissioned on Saturday afternoon. The wind farm has a total of 175 wind turbines and is 20 km off the coast of Kent. The farm has a capacity of 3.6 megawatts. It is spread in an area of 90 sq km. It is estimated to generate power for about half a million homes and is likely to reduce about 900,000 tonnes of CO2 emissions every year.

Though government approval was given in 2006 for the project, the construction of the London Array began in March 2011 for the first of the offshore foundations for the turbines. In January 2012, the first turbine was installed and power was achieved for the first time in October 2012. With the rest of the turbines being installed expeditiously in the first phase, the London Array has been generating power to the grid since Thursday. Another 34 turbines would be installed in the next phase and presently, burying of the balance of cables in underway.

Popular posts from this blog

New Micro battery, power packed for high performance

For a size of a few millimetres, the new micro-batteries are powerful enough to jump start a car battery and then quickly charge the cell phone. Researchers from the University of Illinois have developed the micro batteries which can be used to drive compact electronic devices and new applications for radio communications. The micro batteries are so good that they can even out power the super capacitors. The results were published in ‘Nature Communications’ in the April 16 issue. The micro batteries have energy and power and with the researchers tweaking the structure of the micro batteries a little bit, its use can be for wide range applications. The high performance of the micro battery is based on its 3-dimensional micro-structure. Based on the design of fast charging cathode by Professor Paul Braun’s group, researchers developed the matching anode and integrated it with the fast charging cathode at a micro-scale and made a complete battery with high performance. These batteries cou

HTC Touch Diamond SmartPhone!

The phones design is an innovative in which the user has the geometric form language to make sure a clutter-free environment for screening content. The San Francisco based studio One & Co collaborated with HTC Taiwan Design team to create Diamond HTC smartphone. The HTC phone is quite wonderful with design and the rapid development in the smartphone market the HTC has taken innovative steps to capture the SmartPhone market HTC develops these kind of new inventive designs. Inspired

Google Health Login Page is Ready!

Google's Marissa Mayer announced that the Google Health will be launched on 2008. The service of the Google Health Login Page is ready. It's only the first intro page is displayed and I didn't get passed to the next page. In the same page y0u can see the information displaying on the Google Health. If you point your mouse on the below link you can visit the Google Health Page With Google Health, you can: * Build online health profiles that belong to you * Download medical records from doctors and pharmacies * Get personalized health guidance and relevant news * Find qualified doctors and connect to time-saving services * Share selected information with family or caregivers This will be a nice development about caring health and this will helps in having some cautious about health. Inspired