In 2015 Ecocom, in collaboration Vindform, initiated a pilot project to install and showcase the DTBird system, and to evaluate how the DTBird system performs under Swedish conditions. The report (in Swedish) can be found in the following link: Pilotinstallation av DTBird-systemet i Sverige Möjligheter med skyddssystem för fågelfaunan vid vindkraftanläggningar – erfarenheter från Sveriges första installation av DTBird. Ecocom AB. Amongst others it includes the following results: The system is viable for bird detection and enables species' identification of large and medium-sized birds.The system offers effective protection above all for large birds by reducing their dwell time in the…
Written on Monday, 06 March 2017 12:45
Although DTBird research program started in 2005, in Mach 2009 the first DTBird unit was installed at a wind turbine of Sammca Group, in Spain. Currently over 90 DTBird&DTBat units are distributed in 11 countries.Ever since, DTBird has been under continuous evaluation, research and improvement process with incomes from scientists, computer engineers, ornithologists and veterinarians from many countries. Current DTBird specifications can be found in the link: DTBird System Specifications for Wind Turbines. February 2017.
Written on Monday, 06 March 2017 11:39
AWEA Wind Project Siting & Environmental Compliance Conference 2017 March 20 - 22, 2017. Austin, TX Visit DTBird & DTBat booth!
Written on Tuesday, 31 January 2017 15:32
DTBird has participated in the event organized by the European federation of renewable energy cooperatives (REScoop.eu). The Conference took place in Eupen (Belgium), on January 17th, 2017. The event discussed the coverage of renewable energy: society, technology, economics, spatial planning and the environment. DTBird participated in the WORKSHOP 1 (Wind turbines and their impact on avifauna), with the presentation “DTBird, Bird Smart and Transparent Wind Power. Now more than ever!”. http://conference.rescoop.eu/en/program/ Read more at: http://www.dtbird.com/index.php/news-3
Written on Thursday, 26 January 2017 12:58