92nd American Meteorological Society Annual Meeting (January 22-26, 2012)

Session 15 Energy Supply/Demand Fundamentals Focused on Short Range Forecasting Part III

Wednesday, 25 January 2012: 4:00 PM-5:30 PM
Room 345 (New Orleans Convention Center )
Host: Third Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy
Chair:  Catherine A. Finley, WindLogics Inc.
  4:00 PM
Forecasting Energy Demands During the 2010 NYC Heat-Wave with uWRF
Estatio Gutierrez, City College of New York, New York, NY; and J. E. Gonzalez, M. Arend, R. D. Bornstein, and A. Martilli
  4:15 PM
Are Load Forecasters Rational? An Evaluation of Electricity Demand Forecasts Issued by the New York Independent System Operator
Arthur A. Small III, Venti Risk Management, State College, PA; and E. E. Wertz, G. S. Young, S. Blumsack, and S. Bose
  4:30 PM
New Enhancements to Ncar's Advanced Wind Forecasting System for Integrating Wind Resources Into the New Energy Economy
David B. Johnson, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and W. Mahoney, S. E. Haupt, G. Wiener, W. Myers, Y. Liu, W. Y. Y. Cheng, J. Pearson, T. Hopson, L. Delle Monache, and J. Sun
  4:45 PM
Development and Preliminary Evaluation of a WRF-Based Wind Forecasting System for Wind Energy Applications in South Korea
Yubao Liu, NCAR, Boulder, CO; and S. W. Lee, Y. J. Choi, W. Cheng, G. Roux, Y. Liu, L. Pan, W. Wu, W. P. Mahoney III, J. Y. Byon, and S. L. Kang
  5:00 PM
Wind and Solar Forecast Improvements From Assimilation and Model Enhancements for the NOAA 3km HRRR Model
Stan Benjamin, NOAA/ESRL/GSD, Boulder, CO; and J. Olson, M. Hu, C. Alexander, J. M. Brown, S. Weygandt, T. Smirnova, and J. M. Wilczak
  5:15 PM
Wind and Solar Power Forecasting: Using Multi-Model and Refined Ensemble Prediction Output Approaches
Robert Mureau, MeteoGroup, Wageningen, Netherlands; and D. Malda and H. van den Brink