Session 4 Wind resource assessment in complex terrain

Monday, 20 August 2012: 2:45 PM-3:30 PM
Priest Creek C (The Steamboat Grand)
Host: 15th Conference on Mountain Meteorology
Kevin C. Viner, NRL, Monterey, CA

2:45 PM
Wind Resource Assessment in a Tropical Region with Complex Terrain using SODAR and a Meteorological Tower Network to Measure Low Level Jets and Boundary Layer Conditions
Gilles J. M. Arfeuille, Univ. Autonoma del Estado de Mexico, Toluca, Mexico; and A. L. Quintanilla, L. Zizumbo, and F. C. Viesca
3:00 PM
Influence of model resolution on short-range wind predictions in complex terrain
Raffaele Salerno, Centro Epson Meteo, Cinisello Balsamo, Italy; and A. Perotto, E. Maggioni, and F. Spada
3:15 PM
Site conditions and turbine performance in a mountain pass
Andrew Clifton, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO; and M. H. Daniels and M. Lehning

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