SkySpecs Joins UN Global Compact

SkySpecs is pleased to announce that we have joined the United Nations Global Compact initiative — a voluntary leadership platform for the development, implementation and disclosure of responsible business practices. We’re proud to join thousands of other companies globally committed to taking responsible business action to create the world we all want. The UN Global […]

SkySpecs acquires two European wind energy technology companies: Fincovi and Vertikal AI

Together, these leading companies provide world-class data insight and automation to help wind farm owners and operators best perform Ray O’Neill, CEO – Fincovi Danny Ellis, CEO – SkySpecs Allan M. Larsen, CEO –  Vertikal AI ANN ARBOR, MI – SkySpecs, a global leader in wind energy technology, has acquired two of Europe’s premier wind […]

Brian Travers Joins Fincovi as Director of Global Financial Services

Press Release 01.02.2021 – Brian Travers Joins Fincovi as Director of Global Financial Services Former Group Financial Controller for Phelan Energy, Brian Travers, joins Fincovi to head up global financial services division Brian Travers – Director of Financial Services @ Fincovi Brian comes to Fincovi with significant experience in the renewable energy sector. ACA qualified […]

SkySpecs advises EQTEC plc on sale of wind farm

Press Release 02.09.2020: Fincovi (now SkySpecs) advises EQTEC plc (AIM:EQT) on sales of Pluckanes Windfarm to BVP. Damian Malone, Fincovi’s Head of Advisory & Chief Strategy Officer 20.092020 Dublin, Ireland – Fincovi, an Irish financial services and advisory specialist in the renewable energy industry now part of SkySpecs, has successfully advised EQTEC, a world-leading gasification […]

Meet Ken Lee, SkySpecs’ Senior Solutions Blade Engineer

Hi Ken! Tell us who you are and what role you’re currently filling at SkySpecs. I’ve recently joined at the beginning of March, as Senior Solutions Blade Engineer at SkySpecs. I look forward to leveraging wind blade expertise to understand customers’ unique challenges/needs in managing their blade assets. Using SkySpecs’ technology and solutions that enable […]

Tips to Stay Productive During a Pandemic

Hello world; Keith from SkySpecs here to talk a bit about how our team has been trying to stay productive during this pandemic. Before we go too far, yes, this is a privileged post. We, SkySpecs, are affected significantly less by this pandemic than many others. Being able to talk about these topics is a […]

SkySpecs: Working Together to Automate Wind Energy

During this time, when COVID19 finds our team working from home to stay safe, SkySpecs’ employees connect virtually in all sorts of ways. We share lunch together with our co-workers and respective families; we participate in yoga, trivia, and card games together. We’ve held company-wide happy hours and lunch-and-learns. We’ve become more enterprising and creative […]

Profile of a Founder – Tom Brady of SkySpecs

Tell us the origin story of SkySpecs – what problem were you trying to solve and why? SkySpecs’ origin was a bit different from a typical startup company. In 2009, a core group of us started working together on a volunteer robotics research project at the University of Michigan, essentially seeking hands-on experience with the […]

SkySpecs Wind Turbine Inspection Drone Tech Now Operating In 19 Countries

“We recently closed on $17 million in funding, reinforcing our commitment to the wind industry,” says Danny Ellis, CEO of SkySpecs, a sustainable energy company in Ann Arbor that uses drones to inspect wind turbines. “We’ve doubled down our focus on the wind industry.” That growth comes along with massive recent growth in the sustainable energy industry in […]