WindGuard Sets the Standard

Growth needs standards. The compatibility of components within the electrical grid, the connection to the grid, legal certainty for both providers and policy-makers: worldwide, experts engage in recognised professional bodies to establish common guidelines and standards. WindGuard specialists play a decisive roll in the following national and international committees.

Committee work nationally

  • BWE – German Wind Energy Association
  • Advisory Board
  • Experts' Forum
  • DKE/K-383 – German Commission for Electrical, Electronic & Information Technologies
  • Member ex-officio
  • FGW – Federation of German Windpower and other Renewable Energies
  • Technical Committee – Power Curves
  • Technical Committee – Wind Potential
  • Technical Committee – Noise
  • Technical Committee – Electric Properties
  • Technical Committee – Maintenance
  • WAB – Wind Energy Agency
  • Board Member
  • Working Group – Service & Operation
  • Working Group – Foundation Structures & Steel Construction
  • Specialist Group – Corrosion Protection
  • German Offshore Wind Energy Foundation
  • Board Member
  • Working Group – Design
  • DFMRS – German Research for Measuring, Control & System Technology
  • Board Member
  • DIN Standards Committee Shipbuilding and Marine Technology (NSMT)
  • Committee Entry-level Qualifications (in Committee Offshore Wind Energy)

Committee work internationally

  • IEC – International Electrotechnical Commission
  • IEC 61400-12-1 (Power Curve)
  • IEC 61400-13 (Load Measurements)
  • IEC 61400-15 (Site Assessment)
  • IEC RE testing laboratory group
  • Measnet – International Network for Harmonised and Recognised Measurements in Wind Energy
  • Power Curve Expert Group
  • Site Assessment Expert Group
  • Anemometer Calibration Expert Group
  • IEA – International Energy Agency
  • Annex Remote Sensing
  • Task 26 – Cost of Wind Energy
  • WindEurope (formerly EWEA – European Wind Energy Association)
  • Power Curve Expert Group
  • Offshore Wind Industry Group
  • Health & Safety Task Force