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This October, Dave and Barry spent two weeks in China—a trip that brought them from Beijing to Nansan Island, Zhanjiang, Guangdong province and eventually to the Puding county, Anshun, Guizhou province in the country’s southwestern region. The purpose of the visit was two-fold: to install Hybrid XTs on two existing turbines in vastly differently environments, and to attend the 2016 China WindPower Conference.
The SymphoniePRO® Data Logger brings with it significant feature upgrades to an unparalleled legacy of purpose-built renewable energy data loggers.
RNRG’s own Principle Software Engineer, Rob Hale, was recently named an Executive Fellow of BTV Ignite—the Vermont arm of the US Ignite initiative, which aims to grow tech hubs around the country. In addition to his work at RNRG, Rob helped found the Vermont Code Camp and serves as the co-organizer of the Vermont Coders Connection as well as HackVT, the state’s annual hackathon.
How many technicians does it take to install an anemometer?
RNRG offers wind vane and anemometer retrofit kits for multiple turbines, including Mitsubishi, Siemens, GE, and Gamesa. Each kit includes a sensor, the cable and wiring needed for your application, and a mechanical mounting solution to fit the sensor to your turbine.
With assistance from RNRG team member Dale Lamell, Ventus Ingenieria recently installed a Wind Iris nacelle-mounted Lidar at the 20MW Caracoles wind farm in Uruguay.
Drew Lepple, tech services specialist and tower expert extraordinaire, has worked at RNRG for a decade, and in that time, he's gained a deep understanding of RNRG products—from how they're built to how they're deployed in the field. We followed Drew for a day to see how he brings his breadth of knowledge to helping RNRG customers around the world.
Earlier this year, the Tech Services team was tasked with setting up a training in Bangkok, Thailand, for our Asia Pacific resellers.
Three months after its initial release, SymphoniePRO data loggers are collecting valuable measurements in more than a dozen countries across four continents! We could not be happier with the feedback we’ve received from SymphoniePRO users. As a direct result of that early feedback, we’re also happy to announce the availability of updated software and firmware.
Welly Cobden has worked at RNRG for more than 17 years, so he knows a lot about RNRG products. Especially Lidar. Whether you need a Lidar installed onsite or a simple question answered, he’s your point person.