Daily Archives: October 6, 2016

Signed, sealed, and delivered: Paris Climate Agreement hits milestone

By Michelle Froese The European Union has formally joined the Paris Climate Agreement, tipping the global agreement over the much-anticipated 55% emissions threshold needed for entry into force. The Agreement previously crossed the 55 country threshold in September at a UN event hosted by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon. The landmark Paris Agreement on climate change will…

Schaeffler designs spherical roller bearings to make wind energy more efficient

By Michelle Froese Schaeffler has optimized its spherical roller bearings for rotor main bearing supports with the objective of increasing the reliability, availability, and efficiency of wind turbines. The development of an asymmetrical spherical roller bearing represents yet another step towards more robustness. Schaeffler’s optimized spherical roller bearings were subjected to testing as part of…

The economics of the future energy system

By Ross Garnaut As we work through challenges in the aftermath of SA’s electricity blackout, let’s make sure our responses enhance rather than truncate our opportunities. Read Full Article Here For more great articles: Renew Economy

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