2022-07-04
http://w3.windfair.us/wind-energy/news/40917-stora-enso-modvion-wind-turbine-wooden-tower-lvl-weight-steel-timber-product-construction

Stora Enso and Modvion work on wooden wind turbine towers

Image: Modvion via Stora EnsoImage: Modvion via Stora Enso
“We are proud to enter into partnership with Modvion who, like us, strive to push boundaries and demonstrate the possibilities with wood.” said Lars Völkel, Executive Vice President, Division Wood Products, Stora Enso.

Official Press Release Stora Enso:

Stora Enso and Modvion partner to expand the use of wood for wind turbine towers

Stora Enso and wood technology company Modvion are partnering to establish wood as the material of choice for wind turbine towers. The collaboration’s purpose is to demonstrate the vast possibilities in using wood in demanding constructions.

Modvion builds wind turbine towers with laminated veneer lumber (LVL), which proportionate to its weight is stronger than steel. Stora Enso is a leading supplier of mass timber products, including LVL. The towers are built in lightweight modules, enabling taller towers and easy transportation on public roads without permits or road reconstructions. Taller towers reach stronger winds, leading to more cost-efficient energy production. “We are proud to enter into partnership with Modvion who, like us, strive to push boundaries... ... More: Official Press Release Stora Enso

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Stora Enso, Modvion, wind turbine, wooden, tower, LVL, weight, steel, , timber product, construction







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