This report is the contractual deliverable for MaRINET work task 4.3.1. This document consists of an introduction (Section 1) to the work and reporting of task 4.3. A survey of existing wind datasets is given in Section 2. In Section 3 an experiment to examine the feasibility of using coastally positioned scanning lidars to measure the near-shore wind resource. Overall conclusions are given in Section 4.
D4.06 Data Reports and Databases: Data on Coastal and Offshore Wind Measurements
Title: D4.06 Data Reports and Databases: Data on Coastal and Offshore Wind Measurements
February 21, 2014
Document Number: D4.06
Courtney, M.; Peña, A.; Wagner, R.; Peeringa, J.; Brand, A.; Gottschall, J.; Rettenmeier, A.; Pierella, F. (2014). D4.06 Data Reports and Databases: Data on Coastal and Offshore Wind Measurements. Report by DTU Aqua (National Institute of Aquatic Resources), Energy Research Centre of the Netherlands (ECN), Fraunhofer Institute for Wind Energy and Energy System Technology (IWES), Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), and University of Stuttgart. pp 42.