Windar Photonics PLC
29 January 2020
29 January 2020
Windar Photonics plc
("Windar" or the "Company")
Development funding from Eurostars for the LAWIS project
Windar Photonics plc (AIM:WPHO), the technology group that has developed a cost efficient and innovative LiDAR wind sensor for use on electricity generating wind turbines, is pleased to announce it has been granted EUR0.24 million in development funding from the Eurostars for the LAWIS project. The total project grants amount to EUR0.7 million and includes the Technical University of Denmark and an optical manufacturer in Lithuania.
The aim of the granted project is to develop and demonstrate a one-unit LiDAR solution that combines the optical LiDAR head with the control unit and at the same time offer cost reductions and technological benefits.
Martin Rambusch, General Manager of the Company, commented: "I am very pleased that Windar's participation in this development project is alongside strong partners within the industry. The development and demonstration of the one-unit LiDAR solution will benefit our global customers as we are able to optimize our LiDAR offering even further, and at the same time add more features to our already developed LiDAR solutions.
For further information:
plc Martin Rambusch, General Manager +45 21689476
Europe David Foreman, Luke Phillipou (Corporate
Nominated Adviser Finance) +44 (0)20 7894
and Broker Keith Dowsing (Sales) 7000
Windar Photonics is a technology group that develops cost-efficient and innovative Light Detection and Ranging ("LiDAR") optimization systems for use on electricity generating wind turbines. LiDAR wind sensors in general are designed to remotely measure wind speed and direction.
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