Tall Tower Wind Energy Monitoring and Numerical Model Validation in Southern Nevada

Affiliation(s)PIProject periodFunded by
DAS Koracin, Darko R 04/10/2009 - 07/31/2012 DOE - National Renewable Energy Lab

Project Description

The main objectives are to establish a wind energy measurement platform of one 120m tower in Southern Nevada, and conduct preliminary evaluations of computerized numerical models used to estimate the wind resource and other wind characteristics at modern turbine hub-heights.