VIVA is a test centre for wind turbines and offers access to infrastructure for test, verification and demonstration of components and full scale solutions for wind power production. The infrastructure includes prepared sites for full scale wind turbines, access to turbines for component testing and wind measurement equipment. The facilities can be used for education, research and industry purposes.
SINTEF Energy Research, Institute for Energy Technology (IFE) and the Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) are co-owners and partners sponsoring the test centre. Staff and competence from the partners will be used for scientific services and documentation when required.
VIVA operates a test station at Valsneset in Mid-Norway prepared for full scale turbine testing. The test station is easy accessible by land and sea transportation, has good wind condition for certification.
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