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Ten Years of Meteorological Measurements for Offshore Wind Farms

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Rebecca Barthelmie, Ole Frost Hansen, Karen Enevoldsen, Jørgen Højstrup, Sten Frandsen, Sara Pryor, Søren Larsen, Maurizio Motta, Peter Sanderhoff

Wind Energy Department, Risø National Laboratory, 4000 Roskilde, Denmark

J. Sol. Energy Eng 127(2), 170-176 (Apr 25, 2005) (7 pages) doi:10.1115/1.1850489 History: Received June 14, 2004; Revised October 08, 2004; Online April 25, 2005
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Sites used in the assessment of offshore wind resources
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Schematic of the satellite data collection
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Rødsand data logger enclosure
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Base of the mast at Rødsand showing the data logger enclosure
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An example of online wind speeds measured at the Rødsand site (this example showing nonlogarithmic wind speed profiles)
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Variation of turbulence intensity with wind speed at Rødsand (2002–2003) located 10 km from the coastline
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Mean turbulence intensity at Rødsand (2002–2003) based on 10 min average data
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Variability of stability classes at Rødsand (2002–2003) by (a) hour, (b) month, (c) wind speed class (wind speed at 48 m), (d) direction

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