Large Solar System in South Africa Monitored by WS600 All-in-One Weather Sensor

The largest solar farm in the Southern Hemisphere is situated in the Emthanjeni Municipality, South Africa and has a size of 100 hectares. It’s monitored, amongst others, by a WS600 all-in-one weather sensor. Find out more about the project in the following blog post.

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New Lufft Weather Station in Chile helps to prevent wildfires

In January 2017, forest fires in southern and central Chile were raging for more than two weeks. Eleven people were killed in the flames. In order to enhance preventive measures to avoid this in the future, the Chilean partner of IQ Wireless, BZ Forest, installed the first FireWatch fire detection system including Lufft technology.

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What are the Advantages of Ultrasonic Wind Sensors?

In the following blog post Helmut Hager, Head of the Calibration Laboratory at Lufft, shows us what distinguishes ultrasonic windsensors from other sensor types.

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Cost Benefit Analysis for VENTUS with WindBridge™ Solution

Several blog posts ago, Ann Pattison from Lufft USA introduced you to the new WindBridge™ smart device from Nor-Cal Controls Inc. solving communication barriers for wind farm operators. The device facilitates the connection of wind sensors such as VENTUS-UMB to the programmable logic controller (PLC). Through this, the turbines can run maintenance-free for a long time thanks to the robustness of the new wind sensor models. More about the cost benefit analysis of VENTUS used together with the WindBridge in the following post…

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