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INDUSTRY TRENDS
Can the EU sustain itself without Russian energy imports?

May 4th, 2022   |   5 min read

Over one-fifth of the Russian budget came from exports of energy commodities to the EU last year. The proceeds directly funded Putin's war machine. So it is not surprising that the attack by Russian and Belarusian forces on Ukraine has renewed discussion on the EU's independence from Russian energy.




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Minimizing the effect of increased energy prices in Europe

Prices for electricity and gas have skyrocketed in Europe since last year and it does not seem to stop. This situation is resulting in energy bills going up for households and businesses...


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From First To The Finest: The Evolution Of Wind Turbines

Only four years ago, the maximum capacity for wind turbines was 8MW. Now, just a few years later, this figure has doubled, as top wind energy companies work to develop ever larger and...


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Russia and Ukraine Conflict: the effect on energy prices, globally

As Russia builds a military presence with over 100,000 troops on the Ukrainian border, and the US and Britain sends weapons to Ukrainian allies, it's worth revisiting Russia's role in...


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Machine Learning in Renewable Energy Asset Management

Throughout the last three years, Proxima Solutions GmbH - and its team of data scientists, engineers, IT developers, and UI/UX designers - has enabled various players in the renewable...


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Does the turbine have the right temperature?

BKW operates 27 wind farms. From Norway to Germany, and from France and Switzerland to Italy, a total of 297 BKW turbines are rotating in the wind. Which one is producing and how much...


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Predictive maintenance of wind farms using machine learning

Machine learning is used to identify, segment and classify temporal signals produced by energy systems in order to detect failure risks. A tool based on this technique has been developed and...


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Understanding the so-called "Data Science Dilemma"

Proxima Solutions GmbH is committed to taking full advantage of technology to provide its customers with solutions that support the analysis, planning, and forecasting of their operations for...


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PRODUCT INFORMATION

Windlog, the wind farm asset management software: New features

At Proxima Solutions GmbH, we rely on our development processes and team capabilities to create holistic and powerful tools. Through our solutions we aim to ease operations...


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TEAM

The team behind the optimization of renewable energy

Proxima Solutions GmbH has been supporting renewable energy portfolios by providing technology that monitors and analyzes them by automatizing their processes. Finding the perfect balance...


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A glimpse into the future of Climate Fintech (4YFN)

Last week, we attended the Mobile World Congress & the Four Years From Now (4YFN) forum hosted in Barcelona, Spain. Four days filled with keynotes featuring the latest in global technology...


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TEAM

The fulfillment of a new renewable energy product release

The application and creation of new technologies has become a daily task in all industries. In the renewable energy industry, technology has enabled the improvement of processes capable of increasing...


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PRODUCT INFORMATION

Wind Turbines are getting bigger

Wind turbines are increasingly viewed as an integral part of a carbon-free futuristic grid. Ever since its modest beginnings, manufacturers have ramped up turbine rated power for the past 30 years.


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PRODUCT INFORMATION

Windlog: Preventing wind turbine failure with predictive analytics

Windlog, by Proxima Solutions GmbH, is a software as a service solution (SaaS) designed to ease wind farms' monitoring and optimize energy production. Since its first version was released in 2018...


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Is the future cloud? Q&A

Cloud storage is a cloud computing model used to store data on the Internet through a provider who manages and operates data storage as a service, enabling you to access your data...


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COMPANY NEWS

Windlog digitalizes Fosen Vind, the largest European wind project

Strong winds hit the coastal areas of Norway, making it an attractive area for renewable energy companies to invest in wind power projects. Presently, Norway has 53 wind farms with a total installed...


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An overview of the Renewable Energy Industry

Since climate change became a main concern, the renewable energy industry started to boom. A 224% growth has been registered since 2004 as the global installed capacity passed from 800 GW to...


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Is it true that predictive analytics may increase O&M costs?

For some wind energy experts, it may be early to openly talk about predictive analytics and artificial intelligence in the wind energy industry, the truth is companies have been providing digital solutions for...


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Recycling Wind Turbine blades?

The Wind Energy Industry has a huge commitment, not only to provide energy efficiency but to ensure an environmentally positive impact. Wind power is proven to be sustainable by its reduction in CO2...