Upcoming Live Webinar: Comparing Remote Sensing Systems to Met Towers

Thursday, October 22, 2015 2:00pm EST / 11:00am PDT   Have you adopted remote sensing systems in your wind measurement program, or are you considering adopting them? Remote sensing systems are being used worldwide to help improve the profitability and efficiency of wind resource assessments and wind farm operations. By measuring wind at heights higher

New Methods for Accurately Detecting Lightning Strikes to Turbines

Enjoy this exclusive webinar from Indji Systems and Vaisala by filling out the form below. Research has shown wind turbine blades are frequently struck by lightning and in some cases the same turbine is struck multiple times per year. Identifying which turbines were struck and when can lead to a targeted, more immediate inspection of

WindBridge Advantage: Easy Anemometer Replacement for Any Turbine, Any Time

This webinar was recorded on September 1, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand.  Within the next years more than 80% of the wind turbines in North America will be operating past the expiration of the manufacturer’s warranty. This means these turbines be maintained under a series of maintenance contracts. The companies

On Demand Webinar: How to Reduce OpEx With Engineered Parts

This webinar was recorded on August 18, 2015. Fill out the form below to view on demand.  Watch this free webinar “Reducing OpEx With Engineered Parts – Gearbox Life Extension” brought to you by Windpower Engineering & Development and Upwind Solutions. A new strategy for reducing OpEx on a wind farm is by using engineered parts that are designed to

Webinar: New Ideas, Methods and Materials for Improving Blade Repairs

Live webinar was recorded on August 12, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. Wind turbine blades need regular inspections and maintenance just like the rest of the turbine. While drones with high-res cameras may speed inspections, repairs will still be done with wind technicians on platforms and ropes. In this webinar Lou Dorworth

Webinar: New ideas for trimming O&M costs

Live webinar was recorded on April 30, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. There is plenty of room for improvement in operations and maintenance activities. James Parle will tell how a team from Muir Data systems developed a system that lets wind tech report more thoroughly on their activities with easy-to-use

Webinar – Leading Edge Erosion: Protection, Costs, and Benefits

Live webinar was recorded on May 5, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. This discussion will focus on the application of Wind Turbine Generator (WTG) Leading-Edge Blade Coatings to prevent blade degradation that decreases the performance of the WTG. We will explore the root causes of the blade erosion cycle and

Webinar -Keeping turbines and workers safe with lightning diverters and electric meters

Live webinar was recorded on March 26, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. High current is a hazard to the turbine and technicians alike. For the turbine, lightning strikes can damage blades and short out electric equipment when not sufficiently grounded. There are ways to handle the high current in lightning.

Webinar: Blade Assets – Extend Life and Reduce Risks with Proactive Maintenance

Live webinar was recorded on April 22, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch this webinar on demand.  This webinar will provide information on important steps you can take to implement a proactive blade maintenance program. Preventative maintenance and operations programs not only protect wind assets, they improve energy production and boost profitability. Semi-Technical

Webinar: Day-to-day condition monitoring for a large fleet of wind turbines

This webinar was recorded on February 19, 2015. Fill out the form below to watch on demand. This webinar describes some of the challenges faced when monitoring a large fleet of wind turbines. Factors such as different turbine and gearbox types, different condition monitoring systems (CMS), geographically dispersed sites and variations in maintenance practice all