Products & Technologies – Page 115

3TIER Enters Agreement With Global Energy Concepts

Posted by NAW Staff on September 10, 2007

3TIER Group, a Seattle-based provider of wind assessment services, and Global Energy Concepts (GEC), a Seattle-based wind energy technical consulting firm, have entered into a one-year cooperation agreement whereby GEC will use 3TIER's Firstlook wind assessment product. Terms of the [Read More]

New GIS Tool Available From DeLorme

Posted by NAW Staff on September 06, 2007

Yarmouth, Maine-headquartered geographic information system GIS company DeLorme, has released the XMap 5.2 GIS Enterprise Suite, which provides new GPS features that deliver aerial imagery, topographic maps and GIS layers for remote navigation and field data collection. This latest XMap [Read More]

Xcel Energy Develops Renewable Energy Credit Tracking System

Posted by NAW Staff on August 24, 2007

Minneapolis-based Xcel Energy has introduced a software application to manage renewable energy credits (REC) for compliance or trading purposes. The system will track RECs throughout the company's eight-state service territory and compile them in a comprehensive database – enabling Xcel [Read More]

3TIER, Matney-Frantz Engineering Form Wind Assessment Partnership

Posted by NAW Staff on August 17, 2007

Seattle-based 3TIER, a provider of wind forecasting tools, and Matney-Frantz Engineering, a Bozeman, Mont.-headquartered developer of community renewable energy products, have agreed to a three-year Firstlook Wind Assessment partnership intended to further develop and expand community-scale wind projects in the [Read More]

Nordex Adds N100 To Turbine Product Line

Posted by NAW Staff on August 08, 2007

Germany-headquartered wind turbine manufacturer Nordex has expanded its range of multi-megawatt turbines with the introduction of the N100, a 2.5 MW wind turbine designed for moderate wind conditions. The prominent feature of the N100 is its 49-meter rotor blades, resulting [Read More]

NRG Systems Introduces New Generation of Wind Tower Technology

Posted by NAW Staff on August 07, 2007

Hinesburg, Vt.-based NRG Systems Inc., a manufacturer of wind measurement systems, has released the XHD NOW System featuring a 50- or 60-meter XHD TallTower. ‘The XHD TallTower is the foundation of the NRG NOW System,’ says Greg Erdmann, sales manager [Read More]

Bosch Rexroth Releases Hydraulic Pitch Drives For Turbines

Posted by NAW Staff on August 06, 2007

Bosch Rexroth, a Bethlehem, Pa.-headquartered subsidiary of the Bosch Group, has released its hydraulic pitch drives to the North American market. According to the company, these devices help maximize the value of wind energy by enabling turbines to shift automatically [Read More]

SEL Fault Indicator Named UTC Wireless Product Of The Year

Posted by NAW Staff on July 31, 2007

The RadioRANGER Wireless Fault Indication System received the Utilities Telecommunications Council (UTC) Wireless Product of the Year Award during a recent UTC conference and exposition. According to Lake Zurich, Ill.-based E.O. Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL), which manufactures the RadioRANGER, the [Read More]

Maglev Wind Turbine Technologies Launched

Posted by NAW Staff on July 27, 2007

Maglev Wind Turbine Technologies (MWTT), a developer and manufacturer of magnetically levitated commercial wind turbines, has officially begun operations. According to the Sierra Vista, Ariz.-headquartered company, with the use of magnetic levitation turbine technology, the wind turbine floats on a [Read More]

Vectorply Adds More Multi-Axial Reinforcement Fabrics

Posted by NAW Staff on July 24, 2007

Phenix City, Ala.-headquartered Vectorply Corp. has expanded its line of multi-axial reinforcement fabrics to include ultra-lightweight double-bias, biaxial, quadraxial and unidirectional carbon fabrics. Vectorply notes that its reinforcement fabrics enable wind turbine blade manufacturers to infuse thicker parts faster. Specifically, [Read More]