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2014-02-19 12:22:55

DALLAS, February 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pentalum Technologies (http://www.pentalum.com), a developer and manufacturer of the SpiDAR wind LiDAR, for resource assessment and wind turbine control has hired Mr. Grant Qualley to act as General Manager - The Americas. Grant Qualley will be managing Pentalum's sales, operations and customers support activities in the US, Canada and South America. Grant holds a Bachelor of Science in Meteorology, Minor in Mathematics from...

2013-03-04 23:02:47

CFD Technologies to Represent CoolSim in Europe Concord, N.H (PRWEB) March 04, 2013 Applied Math Modeling Inc., a leading provider of data center modeling software, announced today a partnership with CFD Technologies to represent the sales and support of the popular CoolSim data center design optimization software. CFD Technologies will provide the sales and support in Europe as the CoolSim product continues to gain momentum and popularity in the design and efficient operation of data...

2011-05-19 08:00:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., May 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Combining remote sensing measurement tools with 60-meter meteorological tower data is an accurate, cost-effective alternative to collecting wind information vs. with 80-meter met towers alone, according to a cost analysis from Second Wind. The analysis determined that one wind study using Second Wind's Triton remote sensing system and one 60-meter meteorological tower costs 35 percent less than the same study using an 80-meter met tower....

2011-02-17 11:24:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Feb. 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Wind's presence in the growing Australian and New Zealand wind energy markets more than doubled in 2010 as developers bought more Triton Sonic Wind Profilers and used the company's SkyServe satellite wind data service to view and analyze wind information. Second Wind received orders for 17 more Tritons from 12 Australian and New Zealand companies in 2010, bringing to 29 the number of systems deployed at wind farm sites in both...

2011-02-16 09:00:00

MANASSAS, Va., Feb. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Catch the Wind Ltd. will present at CleanEquity Monaco 2011; the conference is on March 3rd & 4th at the Sporting d'Hiver, Monaco. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110215/CL48500 ) Catch the Wind Ltd. was included, by expert selection, as one of the world's most inspiring cleantech companies, to present to industry-specific, senior financial and strategic investors, policy makers, legislators, end users and media. Catch the...

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2010-12-20 14:02:31

Study gathers comprehensive wind info to improve renewable energy Meteorological equipment typically used to monitor storms could help power grid operators know when to expect winds that will send turbine blades spinning, as well as help them avoid the sudden stress that spinning turbines could put on the electrical grid. "We know that the wind will blow, but the real challenge is to know when and how much," said atmospheric scientist Larry Berg. "This project takes an interesting approach...

2010-12-14 09:41:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Dec. 14, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Wind, a leader in wind measurement systems for the wind energy industry, made its 30th year in business its strongest ever, with record growth, new products and a major expansion of sales channels worldwide. Second Wind surpassed its 10,000th shipment of the Nomad 2 wind resource data logger in June 2010, making it one of the most widely used wind data solutions of its kind globally. Nomad loggers are now deployed on seven...

2010-11-30 10:17:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Nov. 30, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Second Wind, a leader in wind measurement systems, today announced a new program to fuel the growth of community-scale wind power projects. The Community Wind Information Service uses leading-edge wind measurement technology to provide comprehensive wind resource analyses to individuals and groups who are considering wind turbines on sites such as farms, industrial facilities, landfills, schools, wastewater treatment plants and community...

2010-11-16 13:19:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass. and CANBERRA, Australia, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- International wind energy developer Windlab has adopted Second Wind's Triton Sonic Wind Profilers as part of its standard wind resource assessment methodology, Second Wind and Windlab announced today. With a fleet of 12 Tritons, Windlab has added remote sensing to its wind resource assessment studies worldwide. Windlab is a global wind development company, with a growing portfolio of sites in Australia, South...


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