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Wind Developer Deploys Vaisala’s Triton Above The Arctic Circle

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 20, 2017

Vaisala is reporting two successful winters north of the Arctic Circle for its Triton remote sensing system, which measured the wind for Finnish developer and operator Puhuri Oy. Vaisala says its Triton wind profiler – a compact, mobile unit with [Read More]

Vaisala Scales Up Colorado Operations For Triton Wind Profiler

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 09, 2017

Finland-headquartered Vaisala has doubled the production capacity of its Boulder, Colo., operations center for the Triton wind profiler, which offers wind developers and operators hub-height wind measurement data. In turn, Vaisala says it now offers customers faster turnaround on the [Read More]

Vaisala Helps Xcel Meet 600 MW Rush Creek PTC Deadline

Posted by Betsy Lillian on September 26, 2016

Renewable energy consulting services firm Vaisala has partnered with Xcel Energy to provide due diligence services for the 600 MW Rush Creek Wind Farm. Once completed, the wind farm will be the largest in Colorado, says Vaisala. The project will [Read More]

Vaisala, Pattern Energy Strike Lightning Data Deal

Posted by Lauren Tyler on March 29, 2016

Vaisala has signed a three-year contract with Pattern Energy to supply access to historical and real-time lightning data for 10 wind farms in North America. The data will be used by Pattern Energy to optimize blade inspection and repair programs [Read More]

Vaisala Supplying Long-Term Weather Data For Wind Power Hedge

Posted by Betsy Lillian on March 14, 2016

Vaisala, a provider of environmental and industrial measurement, says it is supplying long-term wind data for Endurance Specialty Holdings Ltd., a property and casualty insurance and reinsurance company, to complete a multiyear wind hedging transaction with Meridian Energy Australia, an [Read More]

Vaisala: Mexico’s Wind Variability Shows Need For Smart Investment Choices

Posted by Betsy Lillian on February 22, 2016

Many regions of Mexico experienced wind speeds up to 20% below average throughout 2015, according to Vaisala’s newly released performance maps, which illustrate widespread departures from normal wind speeds, thus underlining the importance of proper resource assessment and due diligence [Read More]