One Cool Thing: Wind Turbines Recycled Into Cement

One Cool Thing: Wind Turbines Recycled Into Cement

One of the problems with wind turbines is what to do with the giant blades once they wear out.  Now there is an answer.  E&E News reports that Veolia Environnement SA has struck a deal with General Electric to shred the fiberglass blades into a material that can replace coal, sand, and clay at cement […]

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Hero of the Week: Caroline Shaw, and Her Colleagues at GE Renewable Energy

Hero of the Week: Caroline Shaw, and Her Colleagues at GE Renewable Energy

For Caroline Shaw, a sourcing manager at a GE wind turbine plant in Florida, the “light bulb went on” after she had to hand out face masks (known as N95s) to a team of coworkers who were tasked with screening their fellow employees for COVID-19. With shortages of masks everywhere it is important to use […]

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