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Hurricane Resistant™ NPS 100-21 Wind Turbine

With turbines operating in extreme wind regimes such as the Caribbean and northern Scotland, Northern Power Systems fleet of gearless turbines regularly experiences hurricane-speed winds. But why is the NPS 100-21 Hurricane Resistant™ when not every turbine can claim that? Proper design and control are essential for a renewable energy system to withstand challenging environmental conditions. Reinforced blades, triple braking system, and a gearless design are the key elements that make Northern Power turbines the most reliable small wind turbines available today. They have safely […]

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Northern Power Systems Corp. announces completion of qualifying transaction and concurrent C$24.5 million financing

PRESS RELEASE FOR ONLINE PUBLICATION AND PRINT: 16 APRIL 2014; 1PM EST MEDIA CONTACT: Ciel R. Caldwell (+1 857 209 3606) ccaldwell@northernpower.com Barre, VT USA (16 April 2014) – Northern Power Systems Corp. (www.northernpower.com) (the “Corporation”), formerly named Mira III Acquisition Corp., is pleased to announce the completion of its qualifying transaction (the “Transaction”) pursuant to Policy 2.4 – Capital Pool Companies of the TSX Venture Exchange. In accordance with the previously announced merger agreement dated March 31, 2014 (the “Merger Agreement”), Mira Subco Inc., […]

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Record breaking 2013 for Northern Power Systems

Significant growth as production reaches maximum capacity Barre, VT, January 29, 2014 — Northern Power Systems, a next-generation renewable energy technology company, reports that 2013 has been its most successful year in its core business ever. Northern Power broke its previous sales records of the NPS 60 and NPS 100 wind turbines with triple digit orders, in terms of number of units, coming from its European markets. Production at the company’s US manufacturing facility in Barre, Vermont is nearing full capacity and sources are actively […]

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Northern Power Systems awarded TÜV Rheinland certification

Prestigious international symbol associated with superior quality, safety and health Zurich, Switzerland, December 5, 2013 — Northern Power Systems, a next-generation wind turbine technology company, announced today that it has been awarded TÜV Rheinland certification. This prestigious international symbol is associated with superior quality, safety, and health, and distinguishes Northern Power Systems from its competitors in the European marketplace. To obtain the mark, the company’s designs must pass a certification process and then a factory audit by TÜV Rheinland. During the factory audit, Northern Power […]

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Innovative renewable energy island resort generates one million kilowatt hours of wind energy … and counting!

Over Yonder Cay harnesses the natural power of the wind and sun to meet 98% of its energy needs. Barre, VT, Sept. 27, 2013 — In mid-2013, the microgrid at Over Yonder Cay hit the major milestone of generating 1 million kWh of wind energy. That’s enough to power 89 average US homes for a year or one beautiful Bahamian resort. This also translates into saving more than 77,000 US gallons/291,000 liters of diesel per year, or eliminating more than 8401 tons of CO2 released […]

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Northern Power makes installing and connecting wind turbines easy in UK

NPS introduces plug and play capabilities and mobile technology to its wind turbines Zurich, Switzerland, Sept. 12, 2013 — Northern Power Systems (NPS) has made installing their market leading wind turbines easier than ever through a series of upgrades. Core components such as the transformer are now built into the NPS60 and the NPS100, which make purchasing and installing easy for our customers. Other improvements include a new GSM network data connection package to allow seamless connectivity to wind turbines in the most remote areas. […]

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Northern Power Systems licenses its proven wind turbine technology in South America

WEG Leveraging Permanent Magnet Direct Drive Technology to Capture Expanding Market Barre, VT, Aug. 14, 2013 — Expanding the global reach of its permanent magnet direct drive (PM/DD) technology, Northern Power Systems announced today that it has entered into a strategic partnership with WEG Equipamentos Elétricos S.A., one of the world’s largest manufacturers of electronic equipment.  WEG and Northern Power are cooperating to bring proven, next-generation wind turbine technology to the South American wind market.  This partnership combines WEG’s extensive production capabilities and market knowledge […]

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