Wind Value has opened the Wind Value Community in Zenodo and has uploaded several documents. Search for “Wind Value”.
Peter Deeney, Paul G. Leahy and Kieran Ruane (MTU) wrote a short article, Repurposing End-of-Life Wind Turbine Blades, in the Irish Government’s Project Marine Newsletter, No.6 (Spring 2024) pages 22 – 24. Based on work by IEA Wind Task 45, the Re-Wind Network and Wind Value. Funded by the Irish Research Council, SEAI, SFI. (January 2024)
Peter Deeney, Paul G. Leahy and Kieran Ruane (MTU) published a short article, Wind turbine blades: inside the battle to overcome their waste problem, in The Conversation about the end-of-life choices for wind turbine blades. This was based on work by IEA Wind Task 45, the Re-Wind Network and Wind Value. Funded by the Irish Research Council, SEAI, SFI. (November 2023)
Peter Deeney and Paul Leahy attended the IEA Wind Task 45 General Meeting in the National Composites Centre, Bristol, England, Nov 2023. Peter made a presentation on the Failure Risk paper and Circular Economy Business Model paper. Slides here. Irish participation in IEA Wind Task 45 is funded by the Sustainable Energy Authority of Ireland (November 2023)
Authors from the Wind Value project, the Re-Wind Network and IEA Wind Task 45 prepared a manuscript dealing with end-of-life processing for wind turbine blades. This included discussion of the present and possible future valuation of wind turbine blades at their end-of-life. The literature table can be found here as a pdf.
Luca Bernardi’s Masters and the Wind Farm End-of-Life Conference were mentioned in the @eriucc Annual Report 2022.
Download a copy here.
Peter Deeney presented an Emerging Paper on Electricity Price Risk for Wind Farms in Ireland at the IAFA Annual Conference in the University of Galway. 9th June 2023
Dorcas Mikindani made a presentation at the Sustainability Research Seminar, UCC, about the Wind Value Project and specifically about the first paper on the financial risk of O&M for wind farms. Slides here. May 2023
- The UCC Sustainable Development Goals in Research Map.” The launch took place in the Aula Maxima of UCC on 30th November 2022, which gave an opportunity to present a poster from Wind Value. See the summary here.
- Irish Accounting and Finance Association Doctoral Colloquium and Conference June 2022, Maynooth University
- Using Mixed Weibull Distributions to Estimate Financial Risk for Operations and Maintenance Activities – Conference Schedule and Slides