AWS Truepower Press Archive

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January 9, 2017

AWS Truepower, a UL Company, Contributes to Large-Scale Latin American Interconnection Study

Company provides exhaustive renewable power dataset to model grid expansion scenarios for a continent-wide study across Central and South America.

January 9, 2017

AWS Truepower, una empresa de UL, Contribuye en un Estudio de Interconexión de Gran Escala en Latinoamérica

La empresa proporcionó una exhaustiva base de datos de producción de energía renovable, con la que se modelaron escenarios de la expansión de la red eléctrica para un estudio a nivel continental en toda Centro y Sudamérica.


September 27, 2016

UL Acquires AWS Truepower to Expand Global Renewable Energy Portfolio

“We are excited by this opportunity to merge forces with UL and provide best-in-class services and products to the renewable energy industry,” said Bruce Bailey, former CEO of AWS Truepower and new VP - Renewable Energy for UL.

August 16, 2016

AWS Truepower Seeking Bids From New York State Minority- and Women-Owned Businesses

AWS Truepower is currently soliciting bid quotations or proposals from New York State certified Minority- and Women-Owned Business Enterprise (M/WBE) firms to support NYPA RFP # Q16-6093MH.

May 4, 2016

AWS Truepower Acquires Energy-Related Forecasting Assets from Longtime Partner, MESO Inc.

AWS Truepower, an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, announced that it has acquired the energy-related forecasting assets of MESO, Inc., their long-term partner in wind and solar forecasting and grid services.

April 18, 2016

AWS Truepower Continues Growth of Due Diligence and Consulting Services Teams

Albany, New York, USA – April 18, 2015 – AWS Truepower, an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, announced that it has added a number of key staff to its due diligence and consulting services teams on the heels of a very successful 2015 that saw increased worldwide demand for its services.

April 7, 2016

AWS Truepower Releases All-Inclusive “Wind Developer Suite” Software Bundle

AWS Truepower, an international leader in clean energy consulting, software, and engineering services, has created a new product offering called the Wind Developer Suite. It includes their leading software subscriptions – Windnavigator, Windographer, and Openwind – and 12 consulting hours for one favorable price. The Wind Developer Suite is attractive to customers prospecting wind sites, conducting energy assessments, visualizing wind resource data, and designing and optimizing wind farms. It is the only product on the market that provides all these tools from one provider. This all-inclusive package allows customers to budget their software needs, have access to highly qualified consultants with decades of experience, and save time and expense while using the same tools industry-leading experts use.

March 3, 2016

AWS Truepower Releases 2015 Annual Wind Trends Bulletin with new Global Wind Performance Index

The 2015 Bulletin shows that some of the world’s key wind-producing areas, led by China, the United States, India, and southern Europe, experienced mildly to significantly below-normal winds in 2015. Southern India, the western United States, and southeastern China were particularly hard hit. Other wind-producing areas such as northern Europe and northeastern Brazil experienced above-normal winds. It was a notably strong year for the UK and Denmark.


October 20, 2015

AWS Truepower Hires and Promotes Industry Veteran

Albany, NY – October 20, 2015 – AWS Truepower, LLC an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services today announced that Dr. Chris Ziesler will assume the role of Vice President of Consulting Services. Ziesler recently joined AWS Truepower’s Due Diligence team, and comes to the company with over twenty years of industry experience developing and operating wind farms for well-known developers and operators, Powergen Renewables, Shell Energy, and Wind Capital Group. Ziesler will provide strategic direction to the company’s wind and solar energy consultancy, including services to support energy, development, and performance services.

October 13, 2015

AWS Truepower Releases Rapid Update Wind Trends Service

Albany, New York, USA – October 13, 2015 - AWS Truepower, an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, announces the release of a new global wind trends service, which allows recipients to see within days variations in the wind resource of their site or region over the preceding calendar month and quarter. This service upgrades and replaces the current wind trends service, which, due to the release schedule of the ERAI data set on which it was based, trailed actual trends by up to 3 months.

October 5, 2015

AWS Truepower Makes Wind Project Design More Effective with Less Effort with New Openwind® Version

ALBANY, NY—October 2, 2015 — AWS Truepower, LLC, an international leader in renewable energy consulting and information services, announced a major upgrade to its Openwind wind project design and optimization software. Among other new features, this version greatly enhances time-series energy production simulations. All losses are now modeled in a realistic way, including turbine downtime, wakes, electrical losses, and environmental curtailment strategies.

August 31, 2015

AWS Truepower Announces Major Expansion of its Due Diligence Team in Response to Growing Market Demand

Albany, New York, USA – Aug 31, 2015 – AWS Truepower, an international leader in wind and solar energy consulting and engineering services, has responded to the growing success of its due diligence services by expanding its team with several well-known industry veterans and skilled specialists.

June 15, 2015

AWS Truepower establece presencia local en Ciudad de México

AWS Truepower LLC, líder en consultoría de las energías renovables, ha anunciado hoy la apertura de su filial en Ciudad de México con el objetivo de dar un mejor servicio al mercado de las energías renovables dando un mejor acceso a más de tres décadas de servicios y soluciones de consultoría.

June 15, 2015

AWS Truepower Establishes Local Presence in Mexico City

AWS Truepower announced it is opening an office in Mexico City, to better accommodate the Mexican renewable energy market and enhance service to its existing client base.

May 18, 2015

AWS Truepower Releases Windographer 4

New version improves dataset management, workflow, MCP and data synthesis.

February 11, 2015

AWS Truepower Acts as Independent Engineer in Support of EDP Renewables’ Lone Valley Solar Park

Albany, New York, USA – February 11, 2015 – AWS Truepower, an international leader in clean energy consulting and engineering services, has provided EDP Renewables, the world’s third largest renewable energy producer, with independent engineering services to support the financing of its Lone Valley Solar Park project.


December 3, 2014

AWS Truepower adquiere Windographer

El acuerdo refuerza el enfoque estratégico de AWS Truepower en proporcionar un análisis integral y herramientas de desarrollo para servir a la industria eólica mundial.

December 1, 2014

AWS Truepower Acquires Windographer

Agreement reinforces AWS Truepower's strategic focus on providing integrated analysis and development tools to serve the global wind industry.

October 1, 2014

Bruce Bailey to Focus on Chief Executive Officer Role as Michael Brower Appointed Company President

AWS Truepower deepens executive leadership to support global growth

September 24, 2014

Deepwater Wind, Stony Brook University and AWS Truepower Launch Research Initiative Focused on Offshore Wind Energy

Deepwater Wind announced a collaborative study of Long Island’s offshore wind resources with Stony Brook University and AWS Truepower.

September 8, 2014

U.S. Has Sufficient Resources, Technology to Support Over 54 Gigawatts of Offshore Wind, NOWEGIS Study Concludes

U.S. Department of Energy (DOE)-funded National Offshore Wind Energy Grid Interconnection Study – led by ABB, AWS Truepower, Duke Energy, DOE’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory and University of Pittsburgh – concludes three-year investigation with positive outlooks for US-based offshore wind potential by 2030.

September 3, 2014

AWS Truepower Contracted as Lender Engineer for the Financing of the Largest Wind Farm in Mexico

New York, USA – September 3, 2014 – AWS Truepower, an international leader in renewable energy consulting and engineering services, has been hired to act as Independent Engineer to support the financing and construction of the Ventika I & Ventika II wind projects in Nuevo León, Mexico. The Ventika Wind Project consists of two 126 MW wind projects, for a total capacity of 252 MW, making it the largest wind project in Mexico at the time of financing.

January 28, 2014

NREL and AWS Truepower Release Report on Offshore Wind Standards

NREL and AWS Truepower release report that summarizes the U.S. and international regulations, standards, and guidelines that apply to the design, safety, and operation of offshore wind projects.

January 14, 2014

AWS Truepower Releases Major Upgrade to openWind Enterprise Wind Project Design and Optimization Software

New edition addresses challenges of complex sites, accepts remote-sensing data, and expands environmental analysis capabilities


August 20, 2013

Redesigned Wind Trends Bulletin Expands to Include Additional Regions

First quarter of 2013 shows largest wind speed anomalies in Europe and North Africa.

August 12, 2013

AWS Truepower Answers Market Needs by Expanding to Denver, Colorado

AWS Truepower answers market need by expanding to Denver, Colorado.

June 27, 2013

AWS Truepower Partners with MIT Energy Institute

AWS Truepower will provide historical national wind and solar data sets to support MIT Energy Institute studies.

May 30, 2013

Wind Speeds in the Fourth Quarter of 2012 Below-Average in Many Regions

AWS Truepower releases wind trends anomaly bulletins for Europe, India and North America.

April 24, 2013

AWS Truepower Establishes Local Presence in Istanbul, Turkey

New Turkish office provides the renewable energy market with access to technical consulting, advisory services, software and data.

March 12, 2013

Solar Monitoring Systems Video Released

This short video by AWS Truepower meteorologists provides a thorough introduction to solar site monitoring

February 4, 2013

AWS Truepower Forms Strategic Partnership with ENERPARK to Serve Eastern Europe

This relationship will expand renewable energy services to Poland, Ukraine, Russia and other Eastern Europe countries.


December 19, 2012

AWS Truepower Releases Wind Trends Bulletins for Q3 2012

Third quarter key findings indicate that wind speeds varied throughout India, Europe and North America

October 18, 2012

North American Windpower: Floating Offshore LIDAR System Planned for Gulf of Maine

AWS Truepower and others establish R&D partnership to gather deepwater hub-height wind measurements.

August 1, 2012

AWS Truepower & Aires Renewables Form Partnership in Argentina, Chile, and Uruguay

Years of experience in providing renewable energy solutions will benefit these rapidly growing markets.

May 30, 2012

AWS Truepower Announces Release of “Wind Resource Assessment: A Practical Guide to Developing a Wind Project”

The book provides authoritative, practical guidance wind energy planners, managers, and developers.

April 27, 2012

AWS Truepower Collaborates with New York Colleges

New partnership forms the Center for Evaluation of Clean Energy Technology (CeCeT)

April 12, 2012

Bruce Bailey Co-chairs AWEA’s 2012 WINDPOWER Conference

Dr. Bruce Bailey, will co-chair and serve as Technical Chair for the AWEA 2012 WINDPOWER Conference, June 3-6th in Atlanta, GA.

April 9, 2012

Product Updates at AWS Truepower Signify Globalization Efforts

AWS Truepower, LLC, today announced modification to the windNavigator® platform, which provides online wind project development solutions.

March 6, 2012

AWS Truepower Releases High-Resolution Wind Resource Maps and Data Online for Latin America

Maps and data now available for the Caribbean, Central America, Mexico and South America through the web-based platform; Wind Site Assessment dashboard

February 29, 2012

AWS Truepower to Lead Study on Argentina Renewable Energy Potential

AWS Truepower announced a $1 million joint venture with Aires Renewables to identify and quantify the wind and solar resources in San Juan Province.

February 8, 2012

AWS Truepower Improving Wind Project Modeling Techniques

AWST has joined a model inter-comparison task called WakeBench, working to improve best practices for wind project modeling techniques.

January 19, 2012

H2OCEAN Unveiled: Multi-use Oceanic Platform for Renewables

Project is aimed to develop an innovative design for a sustainable multi-use open-sea platform to harvest offshore renewable power.

January 11, 2012

AWS Truepower and Duke Energy Collaborate on Carolinas Offshore Wind Integration Case Study

The case study will be used to gain knowledge of the benefits and challenges of developing off the coast of the Carolinas.


December 14, 2011

AWS Truepower and Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Collaborate on Department of Energy Project

Improved wind power forecasts alert wind control room operators in extreme conditions with WindSENSE.

October 24, 2011

AWS Truepower to Receive 2011 Outstanding Industry Leader Award

The Alliance for Clean Energy New York (ACE NY) will present AWS Truepower with the 2011 Outstanding Industry Leader Award on October 26th.

October 6, 2011

AWS Truepower Receives $900,000 Grant from US Department of Energy

AWS Truepower awarded $900,000 from the U.S. DOE to help establish an enhanced National Offshore Wind Energy data network.

August 17, 2011

AWS Truepower Now Offers Plant Performance Reporting Services

The new operational plant reporting service is designed to free up valuable time from plant operators and will make reporting detailed information on plant operations on a weekly, monthly and annual basis more efficient and cost effective for wind owners and operators.

July 18, 2011

AWS Truepower Leads Study for US Department of Energy to Enhance Short-Term Wind Energy Forecasting

AWS Truepower will deploy remote sensing equipment to capture spatial and temporal characteristics for the Electric Reliability Council of Texas as part of U.S. Department of Energy sponsored Wind Forecasting Improvement Project (WIFP).

June 22, 2011

AWS Truepower Recognized as Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing to the Solar Industry

Independent research and advisory firm identifies AWS Truepower in its Cool Vendors in Solar Energy Report

June 21, 2011

AWS Truepower Research Confirms Deep-Array Wake Effect Can Occur in Onshore Wind Projects

AWS Truepower updates and improves Deep-Array Wake Model used in openWind® wind plant design & optimization software.

June 10, 2011

AWS Truepower Receives Export Achievement Award

US Congressman Paul Tonko presents AWS Truepower CEO with Export Achievement Award for having successfully entered a new international market.

June 1, 2011

AWS Truepower Global Expansion Continues in Europe

AWS Truepower introduces new product line to support project development throughout Europe.