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Lévis, 15 March 2013 — On behalf of Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, the Honourable Joe Oliver, the Honourable Steven Blaney, Minister of Veterans Affairs and Minister for La Francophonie, visited on March 11, 2013 the Lévis offices of Eocycle Technologies to announce an investment over $5.9 million from Sustainable Development Technology Canada’s (SDTC) SD Tech Fund™.
Montreal, 15 February 2013 — The Honourable Joe Oliver, Canada’s Minister of Natural Resources, today was joined by the Honourable Peter Kent, Minister of the Environment, to announce an important investment to support 23 clean technology projects in communities from coast to coast to coast.
Eocycle Technologies is pleased to announce the beginning of the EO-25/12 25kW direct-drive wind turbine certification process.
Lévis, 31st January 2013 — Eocycle will work with two internationally-recognized organizations for achieving this important milestone: the Wind Energy Institute of Canada (WEICan) was selected for conducting tests and preparing test reports and Intertek for certification services. Power performance, safety, function, duration and acoustics emissions tests will be carried out to both the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) Small Wind Turbine Performance and Safety Standardand the International Energy Commission (IEC) 61400 series of standards.
Gaspé, 13 september 2012 — Eocycle Technologies is glad to announce that its EO-25/12 direct-drive 25 kW wind turbine has been selected by the Wind Energy TechnoCentre for its Nordic Environment Experimental Test Site under construction near Gaspé, Québec, Canada. This site aims at gaining a better understanding of the impact of the northern climate on the productivity of wind turbines, but is also used to carry out studies on the detection and accretion of ice and atmospheric ice and devise ways to efficiently use wind energy in northern communities.
Eocycle to exhibit at awea small & community windpower conference & exhibition, des moines, iowa, sept 15-17 2011
Gaspé, september 2011 — Eocycle Technologies is pleased to announce that it will be present at the AWEA Small & Community Windpower Conference & Exhibition, to be held in Des Moines, Iowa, September 15-17 2011, at the Iowa Events Center. Come and visit us at booth 527 ! We look forward to see you there to answer any questions you may have but to also show you our new wind turbine nacelle on display at our booth. For more information http://www.smallandcommunitywindexpo.org/ .
Eocycle receives ul-1741 certificate of compliance for its proprietary 45kw utility-interactive inverter
On November 22, 2010 Eocycle Technologies received a Certificate of Compliance from QPS for its proprietary 45kW utility-interactive inverter. This Certificate establishes compliance of Eocycle’s inverter to UL 1741 and CSA C22.2 No. 107.1-01 standards. Compliance to these standards is required by most utilities in the US and Canada as an assurance that interconnected distributed generation equipment will operate properly and safely with the power grid.
Eocycle’s proprietary 45kw utility-interactive inverter added to new york state list of certified equipment
On December 9, 2010 Eocycle’s proprietary 45kW utility-interactive inverter was added by the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) to its list of certified interconnection equipment. Equipment selected from the List of Certified Equipment maintained by the PSC is generally preferred by most power utilities operating in the State of New York.