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The Government of Guyana's Public Infrastructure Minister Mr David Patterson reported to the national assembly on renewable energy projects.

IWE conducted a grid integration study for Sumba.  It was a collaboration with NREL and Winrock.  

The following publication has been released by NREL.

Presented Overview of Regional and Global Wind Energy Policy at the second Indonesia Wind Energy Forum in Jakarta, Indonesia.  It is organized by WhypGEN and GEF.  

IWE presented the Sumba wind resource assessment and preliminary financial assessment at the 9th Plenary meeting in Surabaya, Indonesia from November 4 to 6, 2015.

IWE has been contracted to conduct a wind measurement campaign in Guyana.

Quantum Leap in Wind Power Development in Asia and the Pacific (QLW) commissioned three wind measurement met-masts in Sri Lanka in early 2015.

Wind Energy
Engineering

Wind Energy Engineering

Author: Pramod Jain, President, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Publisher: McGraw-Hill, New York, September 2010

Link to book: 

Publisher:  http://www.mhprofessional.com/product.php?isbn=0071714774

Amazon: http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0071714774/

Chinese translation:  http://product.dangdang.com/product.aspx?product_id=22904986

Recent Projects

Development of West Timor Wind Power

Asian Development Bank

August 2015 - February 2016
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Sustainable Energy Program for Guyana/Wind measurement and resource assessment

Government of Guyana, Inter-American Development Bank

October 2015 - February 2016
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Sustainable Energy for Remote Indonesian Grids (SERIG)

Winrock International, US Dept. of Energy, NREL

February 2015 - June 2015
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Sustainable Infrastructure Assistance Program for Indonesia

Asian Development Bank (ADB)

October 2014 - June 2015
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Services

IWE has in-depth expertise in creating detailed and accurate financial models for wind projects. IWE is meticulous about all aspects of the financial model, with an emphasis on modeling uncertainties.

Forte of IWE is Bankable Wind Resource Assessment.  IWE uses the best science in the wind industry to create bankable wind assessment.

Uncertainty in wind measurement is one of the largest sources of uncertainty in a bankable resource assessment.

Wind developers rely on IWE Prospecting Services to significantly lower the risk of wind projects even before met-towers have been installed.

Pramod Jain's picture

Founder and president, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Pramod is a recognized expert in the field of wind resource assessment and has an in depth knowledge of all aspects of wind energy projects. He has written a book on Wind Energy Engineering, with...

Ritika Oswal's picture

Power Systems Engineer

Ritika is a power system engineer at IWE.  She performs power flow studies, short-circuit analysis, dynamic stability analysis and other related power system studies.  For renewable energy...

Tim Printy's picture

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Tim possesses expertise in the area of wind turbine foundation design, installation, inspection, damage survey, diagnosis, restoration and site management. He was the overall project manager for...

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Mr. Romero-Paredes is one of Mexico’s leading renewable energy specialists, with over three decades of experience in the fields of solar and wind energy. He has imparted over 200 courses during the...
Pete Dowling's picture

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Pete is responsible for contracting and construction planning services. Pete specializes in the erection of temporary and permanent tall structures, and construction of foundations for turbines. He...

Consultant, Innovative Wind Energy, Inc.

Craig is responsible for permitting, land lease agreements, utility interconnections, and provides met-tower installation services. At present, Craig is developing a 100MW wind farm in Nebraska. He...

Blog Posts

I am directly quoting from this very informative article:

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Tesla's gigafactory will have rooftop solar, wind power plant (no details on how big) and geoexchange (geothermal) heat pump.  

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Following are general rule of thumb for RE projects:

1.  Utility scale wind projects:  7.5 to 10 MW per Sq. Km.

2.  Utility scale solar PV projects:  30MW per Sq. Km.

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Ontario Independent Electricity System Operator (IESO) has selected 300 MW of wind power in a reverse auction with an average price of C$0.0859/kWh.

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One of the oldest wind farms in US, Altamont pass wind project, is being partly repowered and partly decommissioned.

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The following is useful data about wind energy in US in 2015:

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