Latest Anemometer Stories

2009-12-07 07:40:00

A French start-up company from ESA’s Business Incubation Centre in the Netherlands has developed a small instrument to measure wind speed and direction from the ground up to heights of 200 meters – information that is vital when deciding where to build a wind turbine to produce electricity.

2009-11-02 06:00:00

Commercial launch expected following validation testing MANASSAS, VA, Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Catch the Wind Ltd.

2009-07-22 06:00:00

MANASSAS, VA, July 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Catch the Wind Ltd.

2008-09-28 03:00:22

By Engelmann, Ronny Wandinger, Ulla; Ansmann, Albert; Muller, Detlef; Zeromskis, Egidijus; Althausen, Dietrich; Wehner, Birgit ABSTRACT The vertical aerosol transport in the planetary boundary layer (PBL) is investigated with lidars.

2008-09-12 15:00:26

By Ann Bryant SALEM TOWNSHIP - Cheers rose when a light wind moved the blades of a newly installed wind turbine Thursday at Mt. Abram High School. The "greening of Mt.

2008-09-10 18:00:28

Green Star Alternative Energy, Inc. (Pink Sheets: GSAE) announces the acquisition of a wind measurement system from NRG Systems. This wind sensor will assist Green Star in further evaluating targeted wind farm locations within the Republic of Serbia and Europe.

2008-07-30 12:01:10

By Nick Gevock, The Montana Standard, Butte Jul. 30--VIRGINIA CITY -- The effort to turn the Norris Hill area of Madison County into a wind energy hotspot took a major step forward Tuesday as county commissioners unanimously approved two projects slated for construction there.

2008-07-01 10:44:31

Doppler lidar more accurately shows which way the wind blows

2005-04-03 12:25:00

Weather has had an influence on humans throughout time. But predicting weather thousands of years ago was based more on myths and folklore than actual atmospheric conditions. Now, thanks to the collaborative effort between NASA and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA), we have up-to-the-minute information on weather around the planet.

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