Skip to navigation Skip to content
News

News

To stay up-to-date with NRG news, subscribe to our RSS feed.

For more info about us, download our fact sheets:

Media Contact

Brittany Good
+1 802-482-2255 x159
news@nrgsystems.com

 

Viewing Posts in "Press Releases"

December 4, 2018 | Press Releases

Pioneering Bat Deterrent System from NRG Systems Reduces Bat Fatalities by 54 Percent at Texas Wind Energy Facility

The ultrasonic technology is poised to change how the wind industry manages bat conservation.

October 25, 2018 | Press Releases

NRG Systems Displays Forgotten Carter Administration Solar Panel

Once buried in a White House warehouse, the historic panel is on display in Vermont.

September 9, 2018 | Press Releases

NRG Systems Purchases Direct Detect Lidar Technology Developed by Pentalum, Pairs Industry Leading Service with Market Leading Remote Sensing Value

NRG Systems has acquired a portfolio of advanced technology developed by Pentalum, an Israeli company that specialized in remote sensing solutions for wind measurement.

June 25, 2018 | Press Releases

Windcube Becomes World's First Lidar Device to Achieve Full IEC 61400-12-1 ED2 2017 Compliance with Independent Third-Party Classifications

The IEC 61400 12 1, ed. 2 [1] standard sets a scheme to assess the uncertainty of remote
sensing devices (RSDs), involving a calibration test for every unit and a classification for
every type of instrument.

December 6, 2017 | Press Releases

NRG Systems and Lasser Eólica Partner to Offer Lattice Tower Solutions in Europe, North Africa and Middle East

U.S.-based NRG Systems announced today that Lasser Eólica has joined its global network of service partners and dealers. Based in Spain, Lasser Eólica engineers, installs, and maintains met tower systems across Europe, North Africa, and the Middle East.

July 12, 2017 | Press Releases

NRG Systems’ Longtime Partner, RK Systems, Commissions India’s Tallest Lattice Met Tower

NRG Systems announced today that its longtime partner, Mumbai-based RK Systems, has supplied and erected India’s tallest lattice met tower. Commissioned June 2017 in Southern India, the tower stretches 150m high and features an array of NRG products, including 40C anemometers, 200P wind vanes, 110S temperature sensors, a BP20 barometric pressure sensor, and a SymphoniePRO data logger with iPackGPS for bankable, secure, and reliable data collection.

May 9, 2017 | Press Releases

ESCO Announces Acquisition of Renewable Energy Industry Supplier

ESCO Technologies Inc. announced that it has acquired NRG Systems, Inc. ESCO, headquartered in St. Louis: Manufactures highly-engineered filtration and fluid control products for the aviation, space and process markets worldwide; is the industry leader in RF shielding and EMC test products; provides diagnostic instruments, software and services for the benefit of the electric utility industry and industrial power users; and, produces custom thermoformed packaging, pulp based packaging, and specialty products for medical and commercial markets.

February 2, 2017 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems Kicks Off 35th Year by Producing 100% of Its Energy On-Site

Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG) has added two fixed solar arrays to its LEED Gold-certified headquarters in Hinesburg, Vermont, allowing the company to meet all of its electricity needs with on-site, renewable energy. The upgrade coincides with the 35th anniversary of RNRG.

January 13, 2017 | Press Releases

NRG’s SRA Systems Improve Power Prediction Accuracy by 14% at Japanese PV Project

After implementing SRA Systems from Renewable NRG Systems, Pacifico Energy increased the accuracy of power output projections at its Kumenan PV project in Japan by up to 14%. The gain allowed the company to secure more competitive financing terms to build the PV plant.

October 24, 2016 | Press Releases

MassCEC Funds Installation of WINDCUBE® Lidar, Revolutionizing Wind Measurement Capabilities in Massachusetts

Woods Hole Oceanographic Institution (WHOI), working with AWS Truepower of Albany, New York, has installed the WINDCUBE at WHOI’s Martha’s Vineyard Coastal Observatory (MVCO). Funding for the installation was provided by the Massachusetts Clean Energy Center (MassCEC) as part of its Metocean Initiative. Renewable NRG Systems supplied the Lidar and will perform biennial maintenance services from its headquarters in Hinesburg, Vermont.

October 11, 2016 | Press Releases

NRG Delivers SRA System to Reduce Solar Resource Uncertainty at Panama Project

Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, announced today the supply of a solar resource assessment (SRA) system to Ventus Ingeniería to reduce solar irradiance uncertainty at a project in Panama.

July 5, 2016 | Press Releases

Valorem Chooses NRG to Support Wind Resource Assessment Activities in Africa

RNRG announced today that it has supplied complete resource assessment packages to French developer VALOREM to support their renewable energy project development activities in Africa. VALOREM is currently building a pipeline of five wind and solar farms at various development stages, totaling around 100 MW spread across various North African countries.

June 1, 2016 | Press Releases

Developers Turn to NRG’s 80m Tilt-up Towers to Improve Power Performance Testing

RNRG announced today the sale of twenty of its 80m XHD TallTowers™ to high profile developers and consultants to support their power performance testing (PPT) activities. This departure from the traditional use of lattice towers for PPT purposes represents a notable strategy change by key players in the wind sector.

May 11, 2016 | Press Releases

NRG Hires Mario López to Strengthen Presence in EMEA Region

RNRG has announced the hire of Mario López as Senior Territory Manager for the EMEA regions to increase the company’s presence in key overseas markets. Based in Seville, Spain, Mr. López will be responsible for all sales and account management for RNRG’s products and services in this region.

April 20, 2016 | Press Releases

NRG and Ventus Install Wind Iris Lidar at First-Ever Uruguayan Wind Farm to Boost Turbine Performance

RNRG and Ventus Ingenieria have announced the acquisition and installation of a Wind Iris nacelle-mounted Lidar at the 20 MW Caracoles wind farm in Uruguay. The Wind Iris will monitor turbine performance and offer optimization solutions for the project.

January 7, 2016 | Press Releases

NRG Systems and LEOSPHERE Win Large Lidar Contract for New York State’s Pioneering Mesonet Weather Network

NRG Systems has announced today that it secured a contract with the State of New York for the supply of up to 17 WINDCUBE 100S 3D Scanning Doppler Lidars for the New York State Mesonet, an Advanced Weather Network dedicated to improving the detection and prediction of severe weather events.

July 21, 2015 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems Taps Northern Reliability to Provide Mobile Energy Storage System

The Vermont-based energy storage system integrator has been chosen by Renewable NRG Systems to provide a mobile energy storage system that delivers reliable power for a remote sensing wind measurement device.

June 4, 2015 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems Closes Lidar Deal with VENTUS INGENIERÍA

RNRG has announced today the sale of its WINDCUBE® v2 Lidar to VENTUS, a leading Uruguayan wind energy engineering consultancy firm.

May 18, 2015 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems Introduces SymphoniePRO™, a Powerful Data Logger Purpose-Built for the Renewable Energy Industry

This new data logger is specifically engineered to improve the performance of wind and solar measurement campaigns.

April 29, 2015 | Press Releases

NOAA Buys WINDCUBE Scanning Lidars from Renewable NRG Systems

The two machines will be utilized by NOAA’s Chemical Sciences Division for a variety of measurement purposes, starting with the XPIA experiment at the Boulder Atmospheric Observatory (BAO) taking place in April 2015.

November 3, 2014 | Press Releases

Jan Blomstrann, chairwoman and CEO of Renewable NRG Systems, receives International Women’s Forum Award

The International Women’s Forum (IWF) has named Jan Blomstrann and eight other outstanding women leaders from around the world as "Women Who Make a Difference."

October 14, 2014 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems announces two new hires

Renewable NRG Systems (RNRG), a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, has announced the hire of several key staff members in the engineering, sales, accounting, human resources, and production departments.

October 6, 2014 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems and FLiDAR enter exclusive partnership for the Americas

U.S.-based Renewable NRG Systems and Belgium’s FLiDAR announced today that they have entered an exclusive partnership for the distribution of FLiDAR’s offshore wind measurement buoys in the Americas.

June 25, 2014 | Press Releases

Northern Power Systems purchases Wind Iris Lidar from Renewable NRG Systems to validate power curves, conduct product testing

Renewable NRG Systems, a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, has supplied a Wind Iris nacelle-mounted Lidar system to Northern Power Systems Corp. (TSX: NPS) for the purpose of performing power curve testing and validation of the NPS 100 wind turbine platform.

June 5, 2014 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems hires territory manager for Europe, Middle East, Africa

Renewable NRG Systems, a designer and manufacturer of decision support tools for the global renewable energy industry, has appointed Christopher Dunne as the territory manager for European, Middle Eastern, and African (EMEA) markets.

April 2, 2014 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems hires VP of global marketing

Renewable NRG Systems has named David Hurwitt as vice president of global marketing and product development.

March 12, 2014 | Press Releases

Renewable NRG Systems honored with worksite wellness award

Renewable NRG Systems has been recognized with a Worksite Wellness Silver Level Award by the Governor's Council on Physical Fitness & Sports and the Vermont Department of Health.