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May 18th, 2018
A Tall Turbine for Texas

 UL and WTAMU team up to commission and test the tallest wind turbine in the US Goldwind Americas, a world leading wind turbine technology and energy solutions provider, has completed installation of its 3 Megawatt smart wind turbine  prototype at the UL Advanced Wind Turbine Test Facility located at West Texas A&M University (WTAMU) in… read more

May 18th, 2018
First to be Certified

UL certifies the first unmanned and automated electric vehicles Unmanned Aircraft Systems (UASs), more commonly known as drones, have a history of tactical use and are now seeing increased commercial application. Similarly, Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs) – driverless robots that use laser, vision, or floor markets to navigate – are seeing increased industrial use. In response,… read more

May 17th, 2018
Safety in the Storm

Proper installation can make all the difference for your ESE lighting protection system. Architects and building owners often find value in installing a lightning protection system (LPS). When traditional Franklin-based LPS systems are unworkable, an Early Streamer Emission (ESE) LPS installation may be a viable option. When properly installed, an ESE system can enhance LPS… read more

May 17th, 2018
A Big Step for Hydrogen Fueling

UL certifies the world’s first hydrogen fueling station product Historically, hydrogen fueling stations in the U.S. have been custom designed and completed on-site. However, this approach can hinder and complicate broader implementation.  Now that UL has certified the H2Station® from Nel Hydrogen, that is all going to change. As the world’s first UL Certified hydrogen… read more

May 17th, 2018
UL Verification Helps You Stand Apart from the Crowd

In today’s complex and cluttered markets, claims of superiority and performance are often indistinguishable. UL’s Marketing Claim Verification service offers proof of product performance and helps cut through the noise to drive informed decisions. Placing the exclusive Verification Mark on your product – and in advertising, packaging and promotions – tells your customers and end… read more

May 17th, 2018
Finding What You Need Just Got Easier

Though many UL customers have come to know and trust our Online Certification Directory (OCD), we knew it could be even better.  With an eye on improvement, we created Product iQ. This new directory is built on a modern, user-friendly platform that is easy to access from your mobile device anywhere you have an internet… read more

April 24th, 2018
Keeping Up with Drone Safety

UL experts join The UAV Digest podcast to discuss important battery safety issues As drones become more common for commercial use, safe operation remains important. Though some general safety risks exist across all batteries and battery uses, there are also unique safety concerns for lithium-ion batteries in drones. In response to market need, UL 3030,… read more

April 24th, 2018
New Energy Efficiency Labels in Saudi Arabia

Regulatory changes are coming, and UL can help you prepare for market access. The Middle East is an appealing market for global manufacturers but, as with any new market, it comes with challenges. Navigating the regulatory landscape can be difficult and understanding cultural differences in day-to-day business can be intimidating. UL, as a GCC Standardization… read more

April 24th, 2018
Defined Life Thermal Aging

Learn how to expedite the process of EIS component certification Manufacturers now have the possibility of a shorter testing timeline for the certification of their electrical insulation systems. How? By taking advantage of UL’s Defined Life Thermal Aging (DLTA) certification program. This program is intended for insulation systems that are used in applications where the… read more

April 24th, 2018
All Hail UL Solar Panel Testing

Thorough impact testing for PV panels to test resilience to hail damage Photovoltaic (PV) panels, or solar panels, face difficult expectations. They must be exposed to the elements, suitable for installation just about anywhere in the world, and last approximately 25 years. Considering these panels are made of glass and sensitive electronics, meeting these requirements… read more