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October 27, 2021

WEICan presented at WindEurope 2021 and at the 2021 Wind Integration Workshop

WEICan's Eldrich Rebello presented some of WEICan's recent work, "Evaluating the Performance of a Wind Generator in Providing Droop Control During Grid Frequency Increases - An Independent Analysis," via online platform at Wind Europe 2021 on September 9, 2021 and at the 2021 Wind Integration Workshop, which was hosted in Berlin, Germany on September 30, 2021. His presentation, with narration, can be found here. The poster presentation can be found here.
September 16, 2021
WEICan releases Utility Forum Task 1 Report: Evaluating the Performance of a Wind Generator in Providing Ancillary Grid Services
Task 1 of the Utility Forum demonstrated the ability of wind turbine generators to perform the ancillary services Automatic Generation Control, Frequency Response, and Inertia on the Nuttby Wind Farm... More >

September 16, 2021
WEICan releases Utility Forum Task 2 Report: Canadian Provincial Grid Code Study
Task 2 of the Utility Forum recommends opportunities to harmonize grid codes across Canada to lower the barriers to entry for further renewables... More >

September 9, 2021
WEICan and ExxonMobil advance new lubricant technologies for wind turbine applications
The Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan) and ExxonMobil have agreed to test new and innovative lubricant technologies for wind turbine applications and technology designed to monitor lubricant... More >

The Wind Energy Institute of Canada advances the development of wind energy across Canada through research, testing, innovation and collaboration.