AUSTIN, TX--(Marketwire -01/03/12)- Building Turbines, Inc. (Pinksheets: BLDW.PK - News), a designer and manufacturer of commercial rooftop wind turbine systems and other renewable energy technologies, announced today that it recently received positive communication from the United States Patent Office (USPTO) related to its second patent for its rooftop wind turbine systems that management believes will lead to this important patent being awarded soon.
"We are pleased the USPTO continues to recognize the significance and benefits of our commercial rooftop wind turbine system and design," said John Graham, CEO of Building Turbines, Inc. "We believe with our patented technology, Building Turbines is in a leadership position within the wind turbine industry, specifically for commercial building rooftop installations."
The patent currently pending expands upon many of the benefits included in the original patented design awarded in January 2008. The company's designs specifically focus on important features such as efficiency, safety, long life, and low-cost manufacturing and installation. The company noted that these are key considerations for broad deployment of wind turbine systems on commercial rooftops such as office and retail buildings and condominiums, especially in urban areas.
Building Turbines CFO Thomas Mezger added, "The additional patents we currently have in registration are related to our ongoing R&D efforts that focus on the major challenges and barriers to bringing innovative, cost-effective and mass-produced rooftop wind power systems to the commercial building mainstream."
About Building Turbines, Inc.
Based in Austin, Texas, Building Turbines, Inc. is a renewable energy company focused primarily on designing, manufacturing and deploying revolutionary rooftop mounted horizontal-axis wind turbines. For more information visit their website at www.buildingturbines.com, or email them at email@example.com.
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