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  • Remote Sensing Will Play an Increasingly Important Role in the Wind Power Market

    The wind power market currently provides almost 3 percent of global electricity production. As the wind power industry matures, wind forecasting technologies are becoming critical in order to integrate greater amounts of variable wind energy into the grid. Meteorological towers, or met towers, the predominant solution at present, serve a range of forecasting needs. According to a recent report ...

  • Building Turbines, Inc. Completes Installation of a New Centralized Control Center at Its Austin, Texas Headquarters

    Building Turbines, Inc. (PINKSHEETS: BLDW), a designer and manufacturer of commercial rooftop wind turbine systems and other renewable energy technologies, announced today the installation of a new wind turbine control center at its headquarters located in Austin, Texas. The new control center houses the electrical equipment for the Austin turbines as well as data monitoring systems for the ...


  • Alstom signs its first wind contract in Poland

    Alstom signed a contract with PGE Energia Odnawialna S.A., worth approximately €80 million , for the supply of 30 ECO110 wind turbines for the “Lotnisko 90MW” wind farm, which will be based in Kopaniewo. With a total output of 90MW and scheduled for commissioning at the end of 2015, Lotnisko is one of the largest project in the Polish wind power industry, and the first wind power ...


  • Southwest Windpower Personal Wind Systems Available for Purchase at Select Home Depot® Locations

    FLAGSTAFF, Ariz., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Southwest Windpower, the world's leading manufacturer of personal wind generators, is pleased to announce the Skystream install program, making the award winning Skystream 3.7® wind turbine available for purchase at select Home Depot® stores throughout the United ...


  • Emerson’s High Voltage SCADA systems help UK wind farm network increase availability and reduce costs

    RWE npower renewables, one of the United Kingdom’s biggest renewable energy developers and operators, is using High Voltage SCADA systems installed by Emerson Process Management as part of a standardized High Voltage SCADA approach across its wind assets. The systems provide comprehensive visibility and control of the high voltage electrical network at wind farm and control center levels, ...


    By Emerson Process Management

  • Siemens improves reliability and flexibility of control center software

    Greater plant availability thanks to redundant server operation Communication via mobile radio and fixed network (Internet) New OPC UA interface for increased data availability Extensive integrated diagnostic functions TeleControl Server Basic used mainly in water treatment, energy ...


    By Siemens AG

  • First-ever technology from FSS: PVW hybrid street light

    The new standard for off-the-grid street lighting is the ground-breaking Photo Voltaic and Wind Powered Hybrid Street Light from Full Spectrum Solutions (FSS). Stealing the spotlight at Solar Power International 2008, Full Spectrum Solution remains the leading manufacturer of energy-efficient lighting systems with the EverLast® PVW remote lighting fixture. The innovative design meets IES Class 1 ...


    By EverLast

  • Meet Brüel & Kjær at EWEA 2012 Show

    Visitors to the European Wind Energy Association’s (EWEA) show, running 16th to 19th April in Copenhagen, Denmark will have the chance to meet Brüel & Kjær’s technical experts. Wind turbine noise is an increasingly important and global environmental issue. International standards are constantly being developed to ensure consistency and accuracy in the measurement and ...

  • New Applications Fuel Higher Demand for Radiometers

    Radiometrics Corporation, a privately held company headquartered in Boulder, Colorado, has announced successful deployments of its MP-3000A microwave radiometer system for wind energy and utility load forecasting applications. Additionally, an MP-3000A recently deployed with the U.S. National Weather Service is providing crucial ...


  • Space technology helps mitigate climate change

    Space technologies have led to a number of inventions that benefit the environment and save energy. Satellite-based systems are reducing vehicles’ carbon dioxide emissions, remote-sensing technology is making wind turbines more efficient, and information from weather satellites is helping solar cells to produce more energy. These are just some examples of how spin-offs from space technology and ...


    By European Space Agency (ESA)

  • Olympus Introduces the IPLEX RX and IPLEX RT Industrial Videoscopes Featuring the Unique PulsarPic Image Processor to Produce Exceptionally High-resolution Images.

    Olympus, a world leader in remote visual inspection technologies, is pleased to announce the release of the IPLEX RX and IPLEX RT industrial videoscopes for the remote visual inspection of parts and areas that are difficult to reach. They feature a new ultra-bright LED light system and a high-resolution CCD chip intelligently controlled by the unique PulsarPic™ image processor to render ...


    By Olympus

  • New Olympus PLEX RX and IPLEX RT industrial videoscopes featuring the unique PulsarPic image processor

    Olympus, a world leader in remote visual inspection technologies, is pleased to announce the release of the IPLEX RX and IPLEX RT industrial videoscopes for the remote visual inspection of parts and areas that are difficult to reach. They feature a new ultra-bright LED light system and a high-resolution CCD chip intelligently controlled by the unique PulsarPic image processor to render very clear ...


    By Olympus

  • GE Launches New Technologies, Highlights Cross-Business Portfolio of Offshore Solutions at OTC 2013

    GE (NYSE: GE) continues to expand its technology portfolio to address the challenges of offshore drilling and production and the rigors of deepwater drilling. Several GE business units are showcasing their latest products and services for the offshore sector in Booth 3163 at the 2013 Offshore Technology Conference (OTC), which is expected to draw nearly 90,000 attendees. “With one of the ...


    By General Electric

  • GE Marks MENA Launch of New Distributed Power Business at ecomagination Center in Abu Dhabi

    Distributed Power Combines ecomagination Qualified Product Lines—Aeroderivative Gas Turbines, Jenbacher Gas Engines and Waukesha Gas Engines Business Focused on Meeting Demand for on-Site Power Systems That are Easier to Finance, Faster to Install and More Efficient GE Has Deployed Distributed Power Solutions for Key ...


    By General Electric

  • Energy-Efficient Solutions Help Carnegie Hall Secure LEED Silver Certification

    The landmarked concert hall in NYC has achieved LEED Silver certification for its energy-efficient and environmental design. Siemens served as a technology partner for implementing building automation, fire safety and security solutions, helping to make Carnegie Hall more energy efficient, safe and secure. Carnegie Hall, the nearly 125-year old iconic New York City music venue, ...


    By Siemens AG

  • Federal Government announces clean technology projects across Canada

    The federal government has announced funding for 23 clean technology projects in communities from coast to coast to coast. The funding, which totals $61.8 million in areas such as agriculture, transportation, mining and energy, is being provided through Sustainable Development Technology Canada's (SDTC) SD Tech Fund™ The ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Coal-fired Power Generators have lots of “Clean” opportunities

    In many Asian localities coal will be the only near term solution to create electricity, prosperity and health. In Japan, the U.S. and Europe coal will continue to provide much of the electricity for decades to come. Coal can be greener than any other form of generation. An example would be a system which uses 70% coal and 30% biomass and is producing CO2 which is injected to enhance oil ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

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