Session 3 Weather Fundamentals for Energy Planning: Data and User Groups I

Wednesday, 26 January 2011: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
4C-4 (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: Second Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy
Catherine A. Finley, WindLogics Inc., Grand Rapids, MN

11:00 AM
Renewable Energy in a Coastal Domain: Observations and Modeling
Len Pietrafesa, Center for Marine & Wetland Studies, Conway, SC; and P. Gayes, M. Peng, and K. Ma
11:15 AM
Comparison and validation of high-resolution techniques for spatial mapping of wind energy resources
Mark T. Stoelinga, 3TIER, Inc., Seattle, WA; and M. F. Garvert, S. J. Eichelberger, and J. McCaa
11:30 AM
Assimilation of Real-Time Observations for Short-Term Wind Power Forecasting and Renewable Systems Management
Elena Novakovskaia, Earth Networks, Germantown, MD; and H. Centola and C. Sloop

11:45 AM
Maximizing the value of short-term observational data using numerical weather prediction models
Scott J. Eichelberger, 3TIER, Inc., Seattle, WA; and J. McCaa and P. Storck
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