Journal article

Weather radars - the new eyes for offshore wind farms?

Pierre-Julien Trombe, Pierre Pinson, Claire Vincent, Thomas Bovith, Nicolaos A Cutululis, Caroline Draxl, Gregor Giebel, Andrea N Hahmann, Niels E Jensen, Bo P Jensen, Nina F Le, Henrik Madsen, Lisbeth B Pedersen, Anders Sommer

Wind Energy | WILEY | Published : 2014

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by Danish Public Service Obligation (PSO) fund under the project 'Radar@Sea'

Funding Acknowledgements

This work was fully supported by the Danish Public Service Obligation (PSO) fund under the project 'Radar@Sea' (contract PSO 2009-1-0226), which is gratefully acknowledged. DONG Energy and Vattenfall are acknowledged for sharing the images generated by the LAWR and the wind data for the HR1 wind farm, respectively. Danish Hydrological Institute (DHI) is thanked for providing assistance with the images. The authors also express their gratitude to the radar meteorologists from the Danish Meteorological Institute (DMI) for providing data from the Romo radar and sharing their expertise. Finally, we would like to thank Roland Lowe as well as two anonymous reviewers for their constructive comments which helped improving the present manuscript.