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Windcube Power Supply | Moderate Climate, PV, Trailer

Provide reliable remote power to your Windcube® Vertical Profiler with NRG’s trailer-mounted, solar photovoltaic-based power supply.

  • Windcube Power Supply | Moderate Climate, PV, Trailer
  • Windcube Power Supply | Moderate Climate, PV, Trailer
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The Moderate Climate PV Trailer is a PV-based, trailer-mounted power supply designed by NRG to provide power to a Windcube Vertical Profiler at sites with moderate solar resource. Economical, portable, and consistent, this solution simplifies Windcube deployments by providing reliable power at many locations in the continental United States.

Outfitted with over 1KW of PV capacity and 600Ah of battery capacity, the Moderate Climate PV Trailer is designed to keep your Windcube operating autonomously throughout the year without interruption.

SPECIFICATIONS

PV Modules

 

Number of Panels

3

Total and Per Panel Capacity

 1035W (3 panels at 345W each)

Racking System Description

Aluminum hinged frame deployable to 28, 40, and 52 degrees from horizontal. Can be folded 90 degrees alongside of trailer for short transport.

Panel Storage

Provisions for storing frame, panels, and Windcube Vertical Profiler inside for transport.

Batteries

Type

8G30H sealed-gelled lead-acid

Total and Per Battery Capacity

600Ah @ 24V total capacity (12 batteries at 100Ah @ 12V each)

Storage System Description

Two (2) floor-mounted battery boxes (4 battery & 8 battery)

Weight and Dimensions

Approx. 1,000lbs (batteries and boxes)

Charge Controller

Model

Morningstar PS-30M (30amp with monitor)

Electrical Cabinet

Internal wall-mounted 20” x 20” electrical enclosure with charge controller, monitoring board, and disconnect/breakers. Three (3) load breakers for 24V (10amp, 5amp, & 5amp).

Windcube Deployment

Platform

Outside trailer, mounted to trailer tongue. Steel fold down, shielded on sides, mesh floor. Includes power cord outlet.

Trailer

Weight

Approx. 2,500lbs

Overall Length

14’2”

Overall Height

7’11”

Overall Width

6’8”

Interior Length

10’

Interior Height

6’1”

Interior Width

4’8”

Axle

Single, 2,990lb

Leveling

Tongue jack, two extendable side jacks, and rear adjustable support posts

Anchoring

Four (4) 4” screw-in anchors and cabling provided

Tools

Deployment tools included

Shipping Arrangement Description

Typically delivered on flatbed

NRG Systems is proud to offer its Lidar customers a range of powering options to keep their Windcubes running at 100% uptime, regardless of the location or duration of their measurement campaign. For information about our full range of options, please visit our Custom Lidar Power Solutions page.

  • Near 100% Vertical Profiler annual uptime at many locations in the continental United States
  • Approximately 5 days of full operational autonomy in total absence of sunlight in moderate climates
  • Deployable by 2 people in flat, stable terrain
  • Safe and reliable to transport on public roads over long distances
  • Flexible mounting for PV array
  • Remote monitoring of battery voltage and other key characteristics via shared Windcube communications system
  • Trailer enclosure sealed against intruders, with housing for Windcube Vertical Profiler, PV panels, batteries, and hardware for safe and secure travel

Please call us at +1 802-482-2255 for specifications.

Customer Service

+1 802-482-2255

Mon – Fri: 8:30am – 5:00pm Eastern Time (GMT-5)