Jean-baptiste CURIEN joins Gwind as New CEO

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Jean-baptiste CURIEN joined Gwind on the 1st of September 2016 as new CEO. He has over 10 years experience in renewable energy sector (hydropower, green fuel and green chemicals, fuel cell …). Previously, jean-baptiste has been working for the Group TOTAL in the New Energies branch in Paris and the Oil&Gas branch in Stavanger. He holds master degree both in …

Kjartan Melberg and Siri Kalvig joins Gwind

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Kjartan Melberg takes the position as CEO in Gwind and Siri Kalvig enters the board. They also participated in Gwind’s latest equity issue, and are owners in the company. Kjartan Melberg, is the former CEO of Inwind AS and has extensive wind industry experience. Siri Kalvig works at StormGeo AS and is also working on her ph.d. on how waves …

Gwind presents at NORCOWE’s Science Meets Industry

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Gwind presented at NORCOWE’s Science Meets Industry today. After the presentations were over Gwind and NORCOWE invited the participants to the test site of Spinwind 1 and an enthusiastic crowd of 30 people from around the globe signed up and joined.

Spinwind 1 re-launced for further trials

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Spinwind 1 was re-launced in order to continue testing. Motion sensors and wind sensors will be installed during the coming weeks. We are very grateful for the support from Rosenberg WorleyParsons for lifting, winter-storing and re-launching our prototype. They did an excellent job as you can see in the video below. Video of the Spinwind 1 re-launch:  

Winter maintenance Prototype

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Spinwind was taken out of the water for winter storage and maintenance. Thanks to Rosenberg WorleyParsons Group for supporting the operation Video of the operation

Spinwind survived winter storms

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Spinwind has survived several winter storms during December and January 2013 / 2014 Video of Spinwind during the storm:

StormGeo – wind data partner

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Gwind will be working with StormGeo, a leading supplier of geographic wind data, to assess windturbine locations