Recent wind resource characterization activities at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

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The wind resource characterization team at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is working to improve the characterization of the wind resource in many key regions of the world. Tasks undertaken in the past year include: updates to the comprehensive meteorological and geographic data bases used in resource assessments in the US and abroad; development and validation of an automated wind resource mapping procedure; support in producing wind forecasting tools useful to utilities involved in wind energy generation; continued support for recently established wind measurement and assessment programs in the US.

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Elliott, D.L. & Schwartz, M.N. July 1, 1997.

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The wind resource characterization team at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) is working to improve the characterization of the wind resource in many key regions of the world. Tasks undertaken in the past year include: updates to the comprehensive meteorological and geographic data bases used in resource assessments in the US and abroad; development and validation of an automated wind resource mapping procedure; support in producing wind forecasting tools useful to utilities involved in wind energy generation; continued support for recently established wind measurement and assessment programs in the US.

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12 p.; Other: 9p./285 Kb

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  • WindPower `97: annual conference and exhibition of the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Austin, TX (United States), 15-18 Jun 1997

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  • Other: DE97007258
  • Report No.: NREL/CP--440-23095
  • Report No.: CONF-970608--5
  • Grant Number: AC36-83CH10093
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 549671
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc698472

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Elliott, D.L. & Schwartz, M.N. Recent wind resource characterization activities at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory, article, July 1, 1997; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc698472/: accessed September 22, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.