DOE, NREL announce four new small-turbine testing centers
The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) and the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) recently announced their selection of four organizations with which they will partner on regional centers to test small wind turbines to national and international performance standards. Each partner organization will receive funding, training, and technical support for the testing of two small wind turbines.
The organizations selected are: Intertek Testing Services NA, Inc., in New York; Kansas State University; The Alternative Energy Institute at West Texas A&M University; and Windward Engineering, LLC, in Utah.
The goal of the Regional Test Center project is to support the U.S. small wind market by ...