This Working Group has to focus on areas where wind exploitation is still poor, for enabling the full deployment of wind energy. Particular emphasis shall be put on offshore and extreme climate resources.
Key areas in this thematic may include: advanced siting and wind characterization models. Wind resource mapping, advanced wind power forecasting techniques. Advanced measurements techniques including remote sensing.
A Working Group is composed of a small number of high-level persons willing to participate to the work of the Technology Platform. Working Groups members are selected from a call of expression of interest launched by the Secretariat. Selection is performed by the Steering Committee based on objective criteria.
The Chairperson of Working Group 1 is Ms. W. Langreder (Suzlon). Ms. Langreder was elected at the 14th Steering Committee meeting, in October 2012.
The Secretary of Working Group 1 is Mr. A. Pena-Diaz (DTU Wind).
Members of the group were selected through a Call for Expression of Interest, launched by the Secretariat of the Technology Platform. The call closed on 1 October 2010.
Wind Solutions Aps
Iberdrola Engineering and Construction
Siemens Wind Power
DTU Wind Energy