TITLE

Measuring buoy marks the wind of change

AUTHOR(S)
Knight, Helen
PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Engineer (00137758);1/28/2005, Vol. 293 Issue 7667, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that a buoy-mounted wind measurement system called SeaZephIR to locate the best sites for offshore wind farms developed by a consortium including Qinetiq and Npower Renewables in Norway. Foundation of the system based on light detection and ranging technology; Details of the operational function of the device; Revelation on the system test conducted on land but has not yet been proven in an offshore environment.
ACCESSION #
15950132

 

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