Wind turbine oil contamination and cleanliness.

Hi and welcome to our blog!

In the next coming weeks, we will publish various articles on topics related to the renewable energy world and more particularly wind and solar energy. Our team and engineers love to discuss technical aspects as well as the industry news and innovations. To begin, we offer you a series of short articles related to oils that are present in most systems of a wind turbine.

  • Why is the cleanliness of oil so important and how it will affect the life of your equipment.
  • The different types of oil contamination.
  • What a good oil analysis should include and what it can tell you.
  • Quick summary to understand the ISO classes.
  • Why you should aim to lower your ISO classes.
  • Monitoring the quality of the your gearbox oil.
  • Different options and solutions to increase the quality of your gearbox’s oil.
  • Understanding the extension life tables.

Stay tuned as the first article in the series is in writing and will be presented shortly.

Thank you for reading us!

X Wind’s team