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Clean Energy

Nook has a wide range of products that are ideal for use in the applications required by he growing need for environmental protection and clean power production such as solar, wind, water. 

Electronic Linear Actuators and Clean Energy 

The drive to eliminate greenhouse gas emissions has intensified worldwide. There is significant focus on increasing the amount of green energy sources while minimizing CO₂ emissions from existing energy sources. With locations such as in oceans, deserts, and arctic environments, these systems must be highly durable while performing with reliable precision. 

Electronic Linear Actuators Increase Efficiency while being Eco-Friendly

  • No pumps or compressors (No Spills or Leakage)
  • Low Power Consumption
  • Compact  Design Consumes Less Space
  • Low Maintenance (Increased Throughput)
Solar Energy

Solar Energy

Nook linear actuators and screw jacks offer affordable, custom-fitted solutions for high performance solar tracking including accurate positioning, rugged long life, and the ability to withstand harsh environmental conditions. 

All Nook actuators and screw jacks can be equipped with a holding brake that eliminates back-driving with high levels of force (both crucial to effective high wind operation). Actuators and screw jacks require little to no maintenance, making them ideal for solar panel applications.

Improved Efficiency for Solar Plants

Solar power plants require accurate positioning to ensure that sunlight is directed precisely towards their target devices.

Advantages Include

  • Durability and Resistance to Difficult Environments
  • Eco-Friendly
  • Low Weight
  • Very Low Maintenance (Increased Throughput)
  • Sensing and Control Accessories to Monitor Performance

 Related Product: Worm Gear Screw Jack

 

Wind Energy

Mechanical actuators and screw jacks are superior to hydraulic alternatives. They do not require pumps, pipes, valves and plumbing while being relatively (no risk of oil leakage and low maintenance). 

Accurate positioning is easy with the utilization of limit switches. Screw jacks are ideal for heavy service hoods and are available with braking capability (for high wind parking). 

Safe and Reliable Operation Under Difficult Conditions

As the demand for wind energy continues to increase, the resulting large scale wind power plants will require intense focus on safety and durability as a primary objective to protect their associates. This is particularly true in the case of offshore turbines, where materials have to cope with salt, water, and tremendous loads.  

Nook linear motion systems are ideally suited to meet all of these challenges.

Related Product: Programmable Linear Actuator

Wind Energy
Valve and Flow Control

Valve and Flow Control

Mechanical actuators and screw jacks are superior to hydraulic alternatives. They do not require pumps, pipes, valves and plumbing while being relatively (no risk of oil leakage and low maintenance). This makes them perfect for water flow applications that require reliable and clean running technology.

Nook actuators when used in conjunction with valve systems can maintain reliable flows while increasing efficiency of production and treatment facilities such as wastewater, paper pulp, or food processing. These heavy load valves require increased reliability and automation. 

Advantages Include

  • Maintenance-free Operation
  • Low Power Requirements (Due to efficiency)
  • Easy installation
  • Sensing and Control Accessories

Durable and Eco-Friendly

  • Shock and Vibration Resistant
  • Resistant to Extreme Environmental Conditions (Heat, Cold, Dirt)
  • Reliable Performance and Long Service Life
  • Improvement Over Hydraulics (No hoses/pumps/compressors).

Related Product: Screw Jack