Latest Wind power forecasting Stories

Lawrence Livermore Ramps Up Wind Energy Research
2011-12-15 04:30:03

As the percentage of wind energy contributing to the power grid continues to increase, the variable nature of wind can make it difficult to keep the generation and the load balanced.

2010-12-20 14:02:31

Study gathers comprehensive wind info to improve renewable energy.

2010-11-11 07:00:00

NIWOT, Colo., Nov. 11, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Onsemble, leading provider of real-time renewable energy data, today announced the completion of the company's hub-height wind data network throughout the Electric Reliability Council of Texas (ERCOT) region.

2009-02-04 10:05:36

An unexpected lack of wind in the US can cause blackouts.

2008-06-18 06:00:29

Research and Markets http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/101f95/wind_power_market has announced the addition of the "Wind Power Market Entry Strategies - Build Or Buy?" report to their offering.

2007-10-29 15:00:37

The Utility Wind Integration Group (UWIG) is pleased to announce the availability of a key electric power industry publication providing an extensive overview of integrating wind into utility power systems.

Word of the Day
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.