Could magnets in MRI scanners unlock the key to generating more wind energy?

A team of GE engineers has been awarded additional funding to apply decades of healthcare experience to develop a more powerful superconducting generator for offshore wind turbines

Siemens sign deal for turbine magnets

Siemens and the Australian Lynas Corporation Limited have signed a letter of intent to establish a joint venture for the production of neodymium based rare earth magnets. Magnets are needed for the production of energy-efficient drive applications and wind-turbine generators. Lynas will provide Siemens raw materials, predominantly neodymium to the joint venture. Lynas Executive Chairman, […]