Entries by Emma Morgan

Rapid growth of renewable energy

Renewable energy production and use has grown at an overwhelming rate – the acceptance and uptake of this technology has been greater than anticipated with countries continuing to set target dates for converting to 100% renewable energy [1]. At least 30 countries generate more than 20% of their energy from renewables, and 120 countries have […]

RFL’s unique design is proving extremely valuable in wind turbine applications – assisting the rapid growth of wind renewable energy technology

By the end of 2015, 23.7% of energy was delivered from renewable sources with 3.7% of the total worldwide electricity supplied by wind energy, which is growing at a rapid rate of 17% per annum [1]. Since 2011, the cost of wind generating infrastructure has fallen by 10%, making wind energy 14% cheaper than new […]

RFL teams up with Eniquest – the result: compact, rugged and highly efficient generator sets

Eniquest Case Study – “Compact, rugged and highly efficient generator sets” Eniquest is an Australian leading manufacturing company that specialise in remote area power and independent energy solutions.  They provide quality, cost effective, reliable power production equipment for a variety of industries and applications. The company is innovative and keen to adopt new efficient and […]

How PMSG technology supports the Army’s complex power requirements

The array of electrically powered systems used in the military has expanded beyond anticipation over the past decade and is continuing to grow at an unprecedented rate. Unfortunately, deployed power systems have not been upgraded to meet power requirements.  The Army has an extremely rapid, mobile, spontaneous and agile deployment, making its power solution requirements […]

Electric Vehicle technology and the role of Permanent Magnets

European legislation to phase out vehicles equipped with the internal combustion engine has led to a shift in the market – making way for Electric Vehicle technology to be embraced. Permanent Magnet BLDC drives have been identified as the most promising technology to provide the attributes required for modern Electric and Hybrid Electric Vehicles. Awareness […]