Assessment and Optimization of Lidar Measurement Availability for Wind Turbine Control (Poster). NREL (National Renewable Energy Laboratory).
Author: Davoust, S.; Jehu, A.; Bouillet, M.; Bardon M.; Vercherin, B.; Scholbrock, A.; Fleming, P.; Wright, A.
Pages/Volumes: 1 pg.
Publication Year: 2014
Notes: Presented at the European Wind Energy Association, 10-13 March 2014, Barcelona, Spain
Document Type: Poster Session
NTIS/GPO Number: 1126816
Subject Code Description: Wind Energy
Abstract: Integrating Lidar to improve wind turbine controls is a potential breakthrough for reducing the cost of wind energy. By providing undisturbed wind measurements up to 400m in front of the rotor, Lidar may provide an accurate update of the turbine inflow with a preview time of several seconds. Focusing on loads, several studies have evaluated potential reductions using integrated Lidar, either by simulation or full scale field testing.
Accession Number: 59879
Library Notes: NPL-1402 REV
Report Numbers: PO-5000-61316
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