Polar Field Services
Partner in CH2M Hill Polar Services
Raven with DYE II in the backkground
hybrid with battery back-up.
||Raven is located on the Greenland ice cap just below
the Arctic Circle (66 29.789 N, 46 17.095 W).
||Goal is to meet all operational energy requirements of
the camp, which serves as a training facility for the New York Air
National Guard (NYANG) from late April through mid-August and provides
a limited amount of scientific support to arctic researchers with two
year-round autonomous instrument stations.
full system description
||Power system supports camp infrastructure only. No
system performance or scientific data are logged or communicated.
||System powers camp communications infrastructure (HF
and Iridium voice/data with telex back-up) but not transfer of