Vaisala has signed a contract to deliver four dual-polarized weather radars to the Philippines. The contract with the National Meteorological Service of the Philippines includes the weather radars, spare parts and related services. The deliveries start at the end of 2013, and will be completed during 2014.
The Philippines is an island country with a challenging tropical climate. The frequent typhoons and heavy rains pose severe impact on people and property.
NCAR developed and Vaisala commercialized the dropsonde, a meteorological instrument that is deployed from an aircraft into hurricanes to improve both track and intensity forecasts
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August 6th, 2013
June 27th, 2013
BOULDER, CO – Sandra Henderson, Director for Citizen Science at the National Ecological Observatory Network (NEON), will be honored this week at the White House as a Champion of Change for her work on NEON’s Project BudBurst and related citizen science activities.
June 19th, 2013
NREL’s Keith Emery Awarded Prestigious Cherry Award
Thursday, June 06, 2013