Webinar: Weathering and Performance of Leading Edge Protection – September 20, 2016

Tuesday, September 20, 2016 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PST     Leading Edge Erosion is a severe problem in the wind market. Many factors affect the performance of an effective leading edge protection. In this webinar you will learn some of the key weathering factors that affect the performance of Leading Edge Protection. You will

Webinar: Holistic Performance Monitoring of Wind Farms – Comparable performance measurement on any turbine, in any wind farm, at any time

Thursday, September 15, 2016 11:30am EST / 8:30am PST     Determining the true performance of each wind farm turbine is extremely difficult if not impossible. Nowadays performance measurements in wind farms are limited to single turbines with free wind sectors, defined flat areas and using dedicated met masts. Although lidars have the potential to

Webinar: Making short lived pitch bearings work longer

This webinar was held on Thursday, July 14, 2016. Watch on demand. Pitch bearings spend long periods in a fixed position. When they do move, the motions are small in amplitude and low in speed. These conditions present challenges in developing lubricant films in the bearing, which can result in premature failure. Other issues include

Webinar: Manage Lightning Risks with New Weather Intelligence

This webinar was held on Wednesday, August 3, 2016. Watch on demand.  Severe weather season is here — putting your team and operations at risk. Lightning in particular is a major threat. Thankfully, there are cutting-edge tools and proven lightning intelligence to help you manage your biggest challenges. Please join Schneider Electric’s product manager, Shylesh

Webinar: Increasing uptime and lowering LCOE through strategic planning

This webinar was recorded on Tuesday, June 7, 2016. Watch on demand The relationship between the OEM, supplier and operator has never been transparent in the wind industry. Operators have historically used suppliers recommended by the OEM or only purchased solely based on price, because the failure rates of the components and gearbox are not

Webinar: Cost Benefit Analysis and Argument in Favor of Replacement of Mechanical Turbine Control Wind Sensors

This webinar was recorded on Wednesday, May 4, 2016. On Demand coming soon… This webinar will address the costs and benefits of replacing mechanical wind sensors with ultrasonic wind sensors for Operations & Maintenance (O&M) service providers to utility-scale wind energy projects. Costs and benefits will include both financial and risk considerations over the typical

Webinar: Power Performance Measurements: Cheaper Faster Better

This webinar was held on Thursday, April 21, 2016. Click Here to watch on demand. This webinar will provide a vision of power curve testing under the new IEC standard.  The use of lidar and other remote sensing technologies is expected to revolutionize power curve testing, eliminating the need for expensive permanent met towers for

Webinar: Blade Maintenance: Observations from the Field and Practical Solutions – March 23, 2016

This webinar was held on Wednesday, March 23, 2016. Click Here to view on demand. Wind turbines and their blades represent a substantial investment for any renewable energy project. In this webinar, learn how our experienced blade service technicians use field knowledge to combat issues such as blade erosion and lightning damage. We will provide

Webinar: Asset Management: Multiple Perspectives and Common Goals

Webinar recorded on Tuesday, February 23, 2016. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. Asset Management is the art and science of helping project owners make the right decisions to optimize the lifecycle performance and profitability of a project. In this webinar, learn how our Asset Managers provide oversight of wind and solar

Webinar: Effective Ways to Prevent Wind Blade Erosion

Live webinar was recorded on February 2, 2016. Fill out the form below to watch on demand.   Maximizing efficiency of wind turbines is a vital consideration for operators, and managing erosion is a vital method to achieve this. Studies have consistently shown that erosion can lead to a loss in annual energy production (AEP)