Turbine Oils

The Unvarnished Truth about Aminic Antioxidants
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The Unvarnished Truth about Aminic Antioxidants

Lubes'n'Greases - April 1, 2021

Sludge and varnish in turbines, such as those used for power generation, have been observed more frequently in recent y ...

China Leads Wind Energy Charge

China Leads Wind Energy Charge

Lube Report Asia - March 26, 2021

Asia-Pacific’s wind power capacity reached almost 56 gigawatts in 2020, a 78% increase from 2019, according to data re ...

COVID Slows European Wind Installations

COVID Slows European Wind Installations

Lube Report EMEA - March 9, 2021

Europe installed 14.7 gigawatts of new wind energy capacity in 2020, 6% less than was installed in 2019, according to st ...

Industrial Lubes Roughed up by Pandemic

Industrial Lubes Roughed up by Pandemic

Lube Report Asia - September 11, 2020

The COVID-19 pandemic will reduce global demand volumes for general industrial oils and greases by 13% this year, consul ...

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Idemitsu Team Develops Wind Turbine Lubes

Lube Report Asia - September 4, 2020

Idemitsu Kosan announced that it is cooperating with two Japanese universities on a grant project to develop wind turbin ...

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Shell Acquires Industrial Fluids Manufacturer

Lube Report Americas - December 25, 2019

Shell Lubricants acquired the assets of American Chemical Technologies Inc., which manufactures and distributes industri ...

Wind Turbine Growth Continues in China

Wind Turbine Growth Continues in China

Lube Report Asia - December 20, 2019

China is a key driver of increasing installed wind turbine capacity, which is expected to help boost demand for wind ene ...

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Modern Tests for Modern Fluids

Lubes'n'Greases - May 23, 2017

As turbine oils become more advanced, traditional fluid selection tests might not be up to the task.