Monitoring Wind Turbine Performance with Kestrel Weather Meters

Wind power is dependent on wind speed. When evaluating a wind energy site, it is important to gather wind speed, wind direction, and other environmental factors that could affect the energy output. Collecting onsite environmental data prior to installing wind turbines is critical to planning for a successful wind farm. Contractors, equipment manufacturers, and consultants provide estimates that take into consideration site specific conditions, but actual performance can vary considerably. To assess individual turbine performance and know when maintenance may be required, it is necessary to measure the minimum, maximum, and average wind speeds at each installation. When it comes...

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The KestrelMet 6000: The Powerful Cellular Weather Station for Field Research

Weather impacts our lives as well as everything on the planet. Entire ecosystems can be thrown off balance by changes in the environment. Crops may suffer or flourish. Wildlife behavior including hibernation and migration patterns are affected. Researching complex weather patterns can play a big part in scientific discovery. A reliable weather station is an essential research tool for gathering accurate data, building data logs, documenting trends, and gaining insights and understanding. Scientists around the world rely on weather reporting devices for collecting meteorological data. The KestrelMet 6000 Cellular Weather Station stands out as one of the top options combining...

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KestrelMet 6000 Cellular Weather Station: The Importance of Monitoring Weather for Construction Jobsite Safety & Success

Inclement weather can be detrimental to the timeline and efficiency of construction projects. Mild sunny days with no rain allow progress to continue, while thunderstorms, excessive heat and humidity, and high winds can stall or stop operations. The KestrelMet 6000 is a highly reliable and accurate cellular weather station that can help construction owners, operators, and managers better prepare for weather events that impact the job. Improve Efficiency & Minimize Risk with Hyper-Local Weather Data How can the KestrelMet 6000 help make the job easier for construction professionals? You'll find that this durable, portable weather station is an incredible weather...

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The Benefits of Bringing KestrelMET 6000 to the Boathouse

Training for crew or other watersports activities requires planning for the weather. Weather remains one the most critical factors determining the safety of athletes going out on the water. As the weather can turn on a dime, it's essential to have tools to keep you aware of current or upcoming conditions. When it comes to tracking weather at your boathouse, the KestrelMET 6000 Cellular Weather Station is the most reliable weather station on the market. This robust cellular weather station can give you the information you need to keep your students and athletes safe. Why Weather is Important to Monitor...

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Monitor the Farm, Plan Ahead & Protect Crops with the KestrelMet 6000

Weather can make or break the success of your farm. Closely monitoring the weather can allow you to make decisions that prevent damage or loss, even when weather decides to turn at a moment's notice. Craig Schneiderwind from Schneiderwind Farm & Nursery in Bucks County, PA relies on the KestrelMet 6000 to monitor the farm and protect his crops all year long. His experience with the KestrelMet 6000 shows its true value for farmers with nearly all crop types. "Crop production will always be most impacted by the weather where it's being grown. This is why you'll benefit from having...

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KestrelMet 6000 Cellular Weather Station: Facilities Maintenance

Supervising the safety of others is a top priority for Brooks Reinhart, a facilities manager from Pennsylvania. Tracking weather through the seasons can help prevent dangerous situations, such as slips, falls, and icy conditions. Easy Set Up & Quick Installation The KestrelMet 6000 Cellular Weather Station is a rugged, reliable, all-in-one weather monitoring solution for facility maintenance managers. The KestrelMet 6000 is easy to set up and install. β€œIt’s only one trip up the ladder to install the KestrelMet 6000,” said Reinhart, who oversees several buildings as part of day-to-day operations. That one single trip up the ladder is important...

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