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UPWIND 1A2 Metrology. Final Report

Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN)
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  • The Upwind Project Is A European Research Project That Focuses On The Necessary Up-Scaling Of Wind E
  • Among The Problems That Hinder The Development Of Wind Energy Are Measurement Problems
  • For Example: To Experimentally Confirm A Theoretical Improvement In Energy Production Of A Few Perce
  • As Long As Convincing Field Tests Have Not Confirmed The Actual Improvement
  • The Industry Will Not Invest Much To Change The Turbine Design
  • This Is An Example That Clarifies Why The Development Of Wind Energy Is Hindered By Metrology Proble
  • Other Examples Are In The Fields Of: • Warranty Performance Measurements • Improvement Of Aerody
  • Since This Problem Covers Many Areas Of Wind Energy
  • The Work Package Is Defined As A Crosscutting Activity
  • The Objectives Of The Metrology Work Package Are To Develop Metrology Tools In Wind Energy To Signif
  • The First Deliverable Was To Perform A State Of The Art Assessment To Identify All Relevant Measuran
  • The Required Accuracies And Required Sampling Frequencies Have Been Identified From The Perspective
  • This Work Led To The Definition Of The Metrology Database
  • Which Is A Valuable Tool For The Further Assessment And Interest Has Been Shown From Other Work Pack
  • Such As Training
  • This Report Describes The Activities That Have Been Carried Out In The Work Package 1A2 Metrology Of
  • Activities From Risø Are Described In A Separate Report: T
  • F
  • Pedersen And R
  • Wagner
  • ‘Advancements In Wind Energy Metrology Upwind 1A2
  • 3’
  • Risø-R-1752


UPWIND 1A2 Metrology. Final Report - DTU Orbit (27/04/14) Eecen PJ, Wagenaar JW, Stefanatos N, Friis Pedersen T, Wagner R, Hansen KS. UPWIND 1A2 Metrology. Final Report. Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN), 2011. 147 p. (ECN-E-11-013).

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