PRLog - May 5, 2014 - HOUSTON -- Totaro & Associates, a Houston, TX based consulting firm has released a new research report on the intellectual property (IP) landscape for wind turbine condition monitoring and control systems.
Global Wind CMS / Controls IP Landscape Report
The report details:
In-depth coverage of CMS, Damage Accumulation, Remaining Useful Life, Maintenance Scheduling, Energy Output Optimization
IP asset ownership by technology cluster
Comprehensive identification of patents in each cluster
Deep dive analysis on key / high relevance patents
Recommendations for avoidance / non-use
Analysis of validity and likelihood of claim limitation
The research shows there are approximately 575 patent families which fall under the category of wind turbine condition monitoring, 430 patent families which fall under the category of turbine controls for energy output optimization, and 50 patent families which fall under the category of power plant controls for energy output optimization.
The full report is available from Totaro & Associates http://www.totaro-