Maxwell Celebrates American Wind Week (VIDEO)
August 06, 2018 | Maxwell Technologies
Did you know that over 100,000 US workers are employed by the wind industry?
That 500 factories make wind parts?
That the industry added 1,032 MW of new wind capacity in 2018?
Did you know that Maxwell’s ultracapacitor (supercapacitor) energy storage is installed for emergency pitch control systems in over 67,000 wind turbines around the world?
This week we celebrate American Wind Week, an annual event put on by the American Wind Energy Association to acknowledge the contributions of the wind industry and to celebrate the success of wind power in the United States.
Maxwell, based in the windy state of California, is proud to serve the wind industry by providing reliable, fast-response and high power ultracapacitor energy storage for emergency pitch control. Play the video below to catch a glimpse of Maxwell in wind.
Happy American Wind Week!
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