Siemens Gamesa introduces world first recyclable wind turbine blade

While for many wind turbine components such as tower or machine house recyclable solution exist, the introduction of recyclable wind turbine blades is new. A new resin makes the difference and paves the way for fully recyclable wind turbines, and possibly a new standard for the entire industry. Siemens Gamesa has produced six such blades…

Floods Devastate German Towns

Heavy rains caused flooding in regions of West Germany, affecting the region of Ahrweiler (Rheinland-Pfalz). In the town Schuld (Nordrhein-Westfalen), several buildings collapsed with others prone to collapse. The town of Hagen is also affected, near Wuppertal a dam overflow – subsequently towns around Steinbachtalsperre in Euskirchen were evacuated. Dozens of people are missing, 33…

Berlins Bürgermeister Michael Müller (SPD) Blockiert Massnahmen gegen Luftverschmutzung, und Klimawandel

Berlins regierender Bürgermeister Michael Müller (SPD) legte Heute sein Veto gegen wichtige Klimamassnahmen ein, obwohl dies im Vorfeld mit den Koalitionspartnern der Grünen und Linke Parteien abgesprochen wurde. Um was ging es? Verbot für Diesel in der Innenstadt ab dem Jahr 2030 Solarpflicht auf Dächern Einführung einer City-Maut Anhebung der Parkgebühren In Berlin stieg der…