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Utilizing GIS for Renewable Energy Projects

Your renewable energy infrastructure projects are far too expensive to make random decisions on siting. For many reasons – not the least of which are cost, efficiency and productivity – siting should be as exact as the science behind renewable...

Posted November 15, 2014    

Making Solar Energy's Future Even Brighter

The success of the past several years for the solar power industry has been remarkable. Prospects for the immediate future appear bright, as well.The cost of solar power has dropped significantly in recent years. Between 1977 and 2013, Cost of Solar...

Posted October 2, 2014    

Technology Advances Wind Energy Development

There have been significant improvements of late to equipment used to produce energy from wind. Towers are taller. Rotor diameters and blades are longer. Gearboxes, generators and bearings are more reliable. Onboard sensors are more effective at...

Posted September 18, 2014    

Building Skills Among Renewable Industries' Workforce

With increased global demand for energy and concerns over climate change, renewable energy industries worldwide are projected to be in a growth phase for the foreseeable future. That creates not only funding, political and infrastructure challenges...

Posted August 20, 2014    

Field Mobility Crucial for Wind Energy Projects

Renewable energy projects and infrastructure can be great distances from the company’s headquarters or satellite offices. Supervisors, technicians and other workers in the field need technology that will allow them to maximize productivity, even...

Posted July 10, 2014    

Reducing Methane Emissions Through Technology

Methane emissions have a significant impact on climate change, perhaps a greater impact than even carbon dioxide emissions. Methane is released into the atmosphere from a variety of sources and in a number of ways.Fortunately, advances in technology...

Posted June 4, 2014