Article - 23 Jun 2021
To maximize energy output and minimize maintenance costs, wind farm operators install numerous sensors on their wind turbines. These tiny, relatively inexpensive devices enable skyscraper-sized wind...
ZX Lidars (formerly ZephIR Lidar) provides hub height and turbine mounted wind measurements for wind energy and meteorological applications onshore and offshore with leading wind Lidar products, ZX...
News - 18 Dec 2020
A new study by researchers from UBC Okanagan has transformed how aircraft and wind turbine operators deal with the risks associated with the build-up of ice.
School of Engineering Mohammad Zarifi...
News - 6 Oct 2017
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Used in hundreds of wind turbine installations, the Titan Enterprises OG2-700 flowmeter is a well-established monitoring device that provides valuable data...
News - 12 Apr 2017
A steady increase has been observed in the share of wind energy in the electricity mix, and this increase is accompanied by a growing demand for high-quality and efficient wind turbines with...
News - 11 Oct 2016
Aquaterra Energy and Proeon Systems have developed a cost-saving, integrated structural monitoring system to improve the integrity of offshore wind structures.
With global offshore wind...
News - 17 Aug 2015
Engineers from the University of Sheffield have developed a novel technique to predict when bearings inside wind turbines will fail which could make wind energy cheaper.
The method, published in...
News - 31 May 2010
The Talbot Wind Energy Project based in Chatham, Ontario, and belonging to Renewable Energy Systems Canada (RES Canada) Construction LP will be provided with OCAS’s Obstacle Collision Avoidance...
News - 19 Oct 2015
EDF Energy Renewables, one of the foremost UK renewable development companies, has successfully deployed wind lidar technology provided by UK firm ZephIR Lidar, to optimise site performance at the 144...
News - 9 Feb 2011
Second Wind has introduced the Triton Sonic Wind Profiler, which is a remote sensing system deploying sodar to measure wind. Sodar is a technology that detects sound and range of wind in a wind...