15 May '12, 9am

Predicting Solar Power Via Satellite and Software: Solar panels make fickle utility partners, with intermitten...

Predicting Solar Power Via Satellite and Software: Solar panels make fickle utility partners, with intermitten...

Solar panels make fickle utility partners, with intermittent power output that sags and surges with every passing cloud, all of it happening out of sight of utility grid monitoring systems. As utilities see more and more solar coming onto their grids, they’re going to need some pretty sophisticated modeling and forecasting tools to keep it from getting out of control . Clean Power Research wants to help make that process a bit easier. On Tuesday, the Napa, Calif.-based company launched the latest version of its SolarAnywhere solar prediction tool, promising the ability to predict the minute-by-minute ebbs and flows of power from solar rooftops across entire regions, narrowed down to the square kilometer. The Napa, Calif.-based company doesn’t actually pull minute-by-minute data, Jeff Ressler, the company’s president of software services, explained in an interview. Instead,...

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