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Mark Edward Cardinal, Minesh A Shah, Andreas Kirchner, Timothy B Cribbs, Anthony Galbraith, Enno Ubben: Integrated real-time power and solar farm control system. General Electric Company, Sutherland Asbill & Brennan, February 15, 2011: US07890217 (11 worldwide citation)

Certain embodiments of the invention may include systems and methods for controlling power in renewable solar energy sources. According to an example embodiment of the invention, a method is provided for controlling a renewable energy solar farm, where the farm may include one or more renewable ener ...


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Sri M Sri Jayantha: Smarter-grid: method to forecast electric energy production and utilization subject to uncertain environmental variables. International Business Machines Corporation, Thomas A Beck, Daniel P Morris, December 3, 2013: US08600572 (11 worldwide citation)

A method to forecast the energy sources and energy sinks to facilitate continuous capacity planning, regulation and control of energy state of an entity under variable weather condition is established. Energy sources of specific focus are related to renewable energy forms from wind, solar and wave t ...


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Crane Allan David: Power converters. Alstom, Alstom Power Conversion, Converteam, August 30, 2006: GB2423650-A (11 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a power converter that can be used to interface a generator 4 that provides variable voltage at variable frequency to a power grid or supply network 14. The generator 3 can be driven at variable speed by a source of driving torque that be a wind turbine or other renewa ...


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Riese Jobst Peter: (De) Vorrichtung zur ├╝berwachung von photovoltaikpaneelen, (En) Device for monitoring photovoltaic panels. Rev Renewable Energy Ventures, Riese Jobst Peter, DABRINGHAUS Walter, January 18, 2007: WO/2007/006564 (11 worldwide citation)

(EN) The invention relates to a device for monitoring photovoltaic panels in the event of theft or damage. The aim of the invention is to provide a solution that, without a predetermined action of nominal current, furnishes a signal by a monitoring of direct current voltage in the event of damage or ...


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Peter Eisenberger, Graciela Chichilnisky: System and method for removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere and global thermostat using the same. Paul J Sutton, Barry G Magidoff, November 25, 2014: US08894747 (10 worldwide citation)

A system for removing carbon dioxide from an atmosphere to reduce global warming including an air extraction system that collects carbon dioxide from the atmosphere through a medium and removes carbon dioxide from the medium; a sequestration system that isolates the removed carbon dioxide to a locat ...


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David Marcus: System and method for conserving energy resources through storage and delivery of renewable energy. General Compression, November 13, 2012: US08311681 (10 worldwide citation)

A system for encouraging the use of renewable energy sources and suitable for the conservation of energy resources through the efficient management of energy storage and delivery includes connections to a power source, an energy storage subsystem, and a power grid. The system includes a power routin ...


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David Marcus: System and method for conserving energy resources through storage and delivery of renewable energy. General Compression, Goodwin Procter, November 6, 2012: US08306671 (10 worldwide citation)

A system for encouraging the use of renewable energy sources and suitable for the conservation of energy resources through the efficient management of energy storage and delivery includes connections to a power source, an energy storage subsystem, and a power grid. The system includes a power routin ...


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Willard Cooper: Renewable energy electric power generating system. Norman E Lehrer, June 19, 2007: US07233079 (10 worldwide citation)

A renewable electric power system includes a high temperature superconducting wind turbine using high temperature superconducting yttrium-barium-copper oxide for the rotor and stator windings as well as a superconducting bearing. Power from the turbine is stored in a high temperature superconducting ...


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Mithra M K V Sankrithi: Fluid-dynamic renewable energy harvesting system. RIC Enterprises, July 6, 2010: US07750491 (10 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a fluid-dynamic renewable energy harvesting system which includes fluid-foil means for interfacing with a fluid current such as a water current or wind or both, and which includes energy harvesting means utilizing fluid current driven periodic motion of the fluid-foil means fo ...


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Robert Niederer: Supply unit for power and water based on renewable energy. Pure Soil Holding, Calfee Halter & Griswold, February 15, 2011: US07888590 (10 worldwide citation)

The supply unit comprises a box type profile frame (1), whose base rests on wheels (2) and on whose top side (3), a square frame (16), as seen from above, is placed, said frame containing a solar panel (7). This can be swiveled about a horizontal axis (8) and is so connected to one of the top sides ...