Webinars

These materials reflect the points of view of their authors and should not be read to reflect or advocate any particular perspective on the part of the Maine Wind Industry Initiative. These materials are intended to stimulate discussion, ideas, problem solving, and in some cases further inquiry into specific topics of potential interest.

Upcoming Webinars are listed on our Events Page.


MOWII Webinar Library

Recordings and PFD's of our past Webinars: 

(To veiw the full presentation you must download the file.)

MOWII Webinar, August 27, 2015: Development of a Unique Wind Wave Basin Experimental Facility at The University of Maine Recorded PresentationPDF 

MOWII Webinar, July 29, 2015: Northern Long Ear Bats and The Potentional Impacts on Wind Projects in New England Recorded Presentation; PDF 

MOWII Webinar, June 13, 2015: Laufer Wind- Radar Activated Obstruction Lighting for Wind Turbines Recorded Presentation; PDF of the Presentation

MOWII Webinar, May 13, 2015: Wind Farm Exposure and Insurance
Recorded Presentation; PDF of the presentation

MOWII Webinar, March 2015: ECO TLP
 
PDF of the presentation

MOWII Webinar, February 11, 2015: Proactive Compliance, Heritage Management in Wind  Development
Recorded Presentation; PDF of the presentation

MOWII Webinar, January 14, 2015: Commercial Wind Blade Testing at UMaine
Recorded Presentation; PDF of the presentation

MOWII Webinar, December 16, 2014: WindSTAR: Academic/Industry R&D colaborative partnership. PDF of the presentation

MOWII Webinar, November 13, 2014: OCGen prototype testing: evaluating buoyancy pod/tension leg platforms for tidal energy development. Recorded Presentation, PDF version, Recorded Presentation, PDF version

MOWII Webinar, October 22, 2014: Wind related to Migratory Bird Treaty Act and Bald and Golden Eagle Recorded Presentation, PDF version, Appendix: Article on MBTA Application & Duke Energy Agreement (PDF)

MOWII Webinar, September 22, 2014: Reducing the Cost of Offshore Wind, Recorded Presentation, PDF version

MOWII Webinar, July 16, 2014: Why Good Mooring Systems Go Bad; Mooring Systems Fatigue Factors in Floating Offshore Wind Turbines, Recorded Presentation, PDF version

MOWII Webinar, June 18th, 2014, Wind Turbine Shaft Grounding and Monitoring methods to extend life and improve performance,Download recorded webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar, May 21, 2014, Ocean Readiness, preparing the offshore workforce, Download recorded webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar, March 11, 2014, Improving Wind Energy Efficiencies through Data Management, Download recorded webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar, February 18, 2014, Wind Site Revegetation in Harsh New England Conditions, Download recorded webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar, January 15, 2014, Reaching new Heights with First Wind and Vestas, Download recorded webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar December 15, 2013: Wind Energy in Cold Climates. Download Recorded Webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar November 6, 2013: Update of the BOEM Offshore Wind Program with Maureen Bornholdt. 

MOWII Webinar October 17, 2013: Mid-Atlantic Ecological Baseline Studies; Presentation PDFPresentation with AudioNote: due to technical errors the audio does not align with the visual recording. We suggest viewing the PDF of the presentation while listening to the recorded commentary.

MOWII Webinar September 19, 2013: Offshore Wind Energy's Load Coincidence Value in the Eastern US

MOWII Webinar August 14, 2013: Ongoing Bat Activity Research in the Atlantic & Great Lakes Offshore Regions, Download Recorded Webinar; Download PDF

MOWII Webinar July 17, 2013:Self healing composite systems for blade failure prevention

MOWII Webinar; June 15, 2013: VolturnUS; the launch of the first US floating wind turbine

MOWII Webinar; May 15, 2013: Japan's Floating Offshore Wind Projects: An Overview

MOWII Webinar; 4/23/2013 Offshore Mooring Technologies for Wind and Hydro-kinetics

MWII Webinar; 3/13/2013: Permitting Pitfalls and Triumphs: The First Mid-Atlantic Wind Farm

MWII Webinar; 1/17/2013: The National Ocean Policy and Coastal and Marine Spatial Planning in New England

MWII Webinar; 1/17/2013: The Case for Hydrogen Energy Storage