Modelling Wind for Wind Farm Layout Optimization Using Joint Distribution of Wind Speed and Wind Direction

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Ju Feng ; Wen Zhong Shen (2015)
  • Publisher: MDPI AG
  • Journal: Energies, volume 8, issue 4 4, pages 1-18 (issn: 1996-1073)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3390/en8043075
  • Subject: SEARCH ALGORITHM | joint distribution | ENERGY ANALYSIS | DESIGN | ENERGY | TURBINES | wind modelling | wind speed | wind direction | Technology | layout optimization | T | layout optimization; wind modelling; wind speed; wind direction; joint distribution; sector-wise Weibull distribution | sector-wise Weibull distribution | PLACEMENT
    • jel: jel:Q0 | jel:Q | jel:Q4 | jel:Q47 | jel:Q49 | jel:Q48 | jel:Q43 | jel:Q42 | jel:Q41 | jel:Q40
    arxiv: Physics::Space Physics | Physics::Atmospheric and Oceanic Physics | Astrophysics::Solar and Stellar Astrophysics | Astrophysics::High Energy Astrophysical Phenomena

Reliable wind modelling is of crucial importance for wind farm development. The common practice of using sector-wise Weibull distributions has been found inappropriate for wind farm layout optimization. In this study, we propose a simple and easily implementable method ... View more
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