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October 8, 2021
The two main European offshore wind farm players – Ørsted and RWE – literally and figuratively felt the lower wind speeds at sea during the first semester of 2021. Ørsted states that wind speeds during the second quarter were among the worst three quarters in more than twenty years. “We are building wind farms with...
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During the first six months of 2021, a striking number of large-scale cyberattacks took place, says Fortinet, an American provider of cybersecurity solutions. “The year 2020 already seemed exceptional, with a particularly dramatic wave of attacks in the second half of that year. In the past 12 months, there have been 10,7 times as many...
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Engineering trust, accelerating growth and sculpting change are the three overarching trends in Gartner’s ‘Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies 2021’. Those trends will encourage organizations to explore new technologies such as non-fungible tokens (NFT), sovereign cloud, data fabric, generative AI and composable networks. “Technological innovation is a key enabler of competitive differentiation,” said Brian Burke,...
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The energy concern Vattenfall has opened a large wind farm in the Baltic Sea. The Kriegers Flak park supplies 600.000 Danish households with electricity and is the first offshore wind farm with grid connections between two countries: Germany and Denmark. Kriegers Flak’s offshore field has 72 turbines and covers an area of 132 square km....
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