Session 1 Weather Applications and Research in the Energy Utility Sector

Monday, 7 January 2013: 11:00 AM-12:00 PM
Room 6A (Austin Convention Center)
Host: Fourth Conference on Weather, Climate, and the New Energy Economy
Manda Adams, Univ. of North Carolina, Department of Geography and Earth Sciences, Charlotte, NC and Kevin Stenson, MeteoGroup, Management, Indianapolis, IN

11:00 AM
Operational Implementation and Evaluation of a Solar and Wind Integrated Forecast Tool (SWIFT) in the Hawaiian Islands
Jeff Freedman, AWS TruePower LLC, Albany, NY; and D. Nakafuji, J. Zack, K. Pennock, and J. Manobianco
11:15 AM
On-going Utilization and Evaluation of a Coupled Weather and Outage Prediction for Electric Distribution Operations
Lloyd A. Treinish, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, NY; and A. P. Praino, J. Cipriani, B. Hertell, and R. Derech
11:30 AM
Weather Based Damage Prediction of Overhead Distribution Lines in New England
David W. Wanik, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; and M. E. Frediani, E. N. Anagnostou, D. Scerbo, W. J. Burley, B. L. Milardo, and C. Serna

11:45 AM
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