Maxwell Technologies Blog Archives for January, 2016

Monthly Archives: January, 2016

Maxwell Technologies Selected for China Guodian Corporation’s First Ultracapacitor-Based Wind Energy Storage System

January 25, 2016 by Maxwell Technologies
Maxwell Technologies Selected for China Guodian Corporation’s First Ultracapacitor-Based Wind Energy Storage System

Maxwell Technologies announced last week that Beijing Huadian Tianren Electric Power Control Technology Co., Ltd., a subsidiary of China Guodian Corporation, selected Maxwell’s ultracapacitor technology as the core component of a wind farm energy storage demonstration project.
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Practical Business Reasons for Retrofitting Wind Turbines with Ultracapacitors

January 18, 2016 by John Meaney, Regional Sales Manager, Southeast U.S., Mexico and South America
Practical Business Reasons for Retrofitting Wind Turbines with Ultracapacitors

Giant manufacturers such as Goldwind, GE, Vestas, Gamesa and Siemens build turbines with blades up to 80 meters long and operate up to 8 megawatts of power. Size and power aren’t the only features that have evolved in turbine technology. Ultracapacitor-based pitch controlled systems are becoming a standard solution offered by turbine manufacturers.
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Rail Yard Driver Overcomes Starting Challenges with the Maxwell Engine Start Module

January 11, 2016 by Jessica Baris, Communications Specialist and Copywriter
Rail Yard Driver Overcomes Starting Challenges with the Maxwell Engine Start Module

Jump-starts were a ritual for professional driver Mike Deffely during the fall and winter seasons. When dead batteries left Mike stranded on his local delivery route, he’d shell out fifty to one hundred dollars for a jump-start. He’d miss the cash, but that didn’t bother him nearly as much as the pressure of making his delivery on time and staying on track with his logbook.
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Meet up with Maxwell at 2016 Events!

January 04, 2016 by Yayoi Suzuki, Marketing Communications Manager
Meet up with Maxwell at 2016 Events!

Happy New Year! 2016 is here, and Maxwell’s sales, marketing, and business development teams are ready to kick off this year’s events. We will showcase the latest ultracapacitor technology for the transportation and grid markets at trade shows and conferences worldwide and will also participate via speaking engagements and sponsorships.
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