Session 6 Supply/Demand Fundamentals: Short Range Forecasting II

Thursday, 27 January 2011: 11:00 AM-12:15 PM
6A (Washington State Convention Center)
Host: Second Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy
Jennifer States, PNNL, Department of Energy-Wind and Water Program, Richland, WA

11:00 AM
11:15 AM
Spatial and temporal variability of incoming solar irradiance at a measurement site in Hawai'i
Laura M. Hinkelman, JISAO/Univ. of Washington, Seattle, WA; and R. George, S. Wilcox, and M. Sengupta
11:30 AM
Observational targeting using ensemble sensitivity analysis to Improve short-term wind power forecasting in the Mid-Columbia Basin
Edward J. Natenberg, MESO, Inc., Troy, NY; and S. Young, G. Van Knowe, J. W. Zack, J. Manobianco, and C. Kamath
11:45 AM
An overview of NCAR's advanced wind forecasting system for integrating wind resources into the new energy economy
David B. Johnson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and B. Mahoney, Y. Liu, G. Wiener, W. Myers, and K. Parks
12:00 PM
WindNET: An advanced wind sensor network to improve short-range wind forecasts for electric utility dispatch and operation
John Manobianco, AWS Truepower LLC, Albany, NY; and J. W. Zack, S. Young, D. Nakafuji, T. Aukai, L. Rogers, and L. Dangelmaier
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