Poster Session 3 Poster Session 3

Wednesday, 25 January 2017: 2:30 PM-4:00 PM
Host: Eighth Conference on Weather, Climate, Water and the New Energy Economy

An Open Source Solar Power Forecasting Tool Using PVLIB-Python
William F. Holmgren, Univ. of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and A. T. Lorenzo and D. G. Groenendyk

An Evaluation of Nine ARW-WRF Microphysics Schemes for Solar Power Forecast in Arizona
Yang Cao, University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ; and W. F. Holmgren, M. Leuthold, E. A. Betterton, C. Castro, A. T. Lorenzo, and H. I. Chang

Handout (11.5 MB)

Impact of Horizontal Resolution on JMA-NHM for Solar Power Forecasting
Hideaki Ohtake, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan; and F. Uno and Y. Yamada

Accuracy of Solar Irradiance Forecasts and Applications to Photo-Voltaic Power Systems Monitoring
Kristin Larson, Global Weather Corporation, Boulder, CO; and B. Basarab, B. Eads, C. Cone, and W. B. Gail

Solar Power Forecasts Evaluated with Proprietary Site Generation Data for Various Tracking Geometries, Site History Periods, and under a Variety of Weather and Climate Conditions
Stephen D. Jascourt, MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates (MDA) Information Systems LLC, Gaithersburg, MD; and D. Kirk-Davidoff, C. Cassidy, and T. Hartman

Handout (1.5 MB)

A Comparison of Model Simulated Surface Energy Budgets to WFIP2 Observational Data
Matt Brewer, NOAA, Idaho Falls, ID; and R. Eckman and K. L. Clawson

Handout (4.2 MB)

Performance of Tuned Versus Untuned Wind Energy Forecasts
Brett Basarab, Global Weather Corporation, Boulder, CO; and K. Larson, W. B. Gail, and B. Eads

Handout (3.3 MB)

Comparing Lidar-Measured and NWP Modeled Rotor-Layer Wind Using Different Time-Averaging Periods and Model Interpolation Techniques
Brandi J. McCarty, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and Y. Pichugina, A. W. Brewer, R. M. Banta, A. Choukulkar, T. A. Bonin, M. Marquis, C. T. Clack, S. Baidar, S. P. Sandberg, and A. Weickmann

Case Study of Wind Turbine Wake Using Scanning Doppler Lidar Measurements in Complex Terrain
Yelena Pichugina, CIRES/Univ. of Colorado, Boulder, CO; and A. Choukulkar, R. M. Banta, A. Brewer, J. K. Lundquist, J. B. Olson, T. A. Bonin, M. Marquis, N. Bodini, S. Sand, and S. Redfern

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