CWEC Publications

2017

Renewable Energy Resource: Technology and Economic Assessments
January 2017
Prepared by the California Renewable Energy Center, University of California, Davis

2016

Improvements in Short-term Wind Forecasts for the Tehachapi Wind Resource Area Using a Targeted Observational Sensor Network
December 2016
Prepared by Rob Kaminsky, C.P. van Dam, Clinton MacDonald, and Craig Collier
Analysis and Forecast of Wind Ramps in California Resource Areas
September 2016
Authored by Phillip de Mello, C.P. van Dam, Rob Kaminsky, and John Zack

2014

California Renewable Energy Forecasting, Resource Data, and Mapping: Final Project Report
March 2014
Authored by William Glassley, Jan Kleissl, C.P. "Case" van Dam, Henry Shiu, and Junhui Huang

2013

2009

The Electrical and Mechanical Performance Evaluation of a Roof‐Mounted, One‐Kilowatt Wind Turbine
March 2009
Authored by Matthew Seitzler with the California Wind Energy Collaborative
Permitting Fees for Small Wind Turbines in California Counties (CWEC-2009-02)
March 2009
Authored by Dr. Scott Larwood, Dr. Scott Johnson, Dr. C. P. van Dam for the California Wind Energy Collaborative
Small Wind Permitting Challenges (CWEC-2009-01)
March 2009
Prepared by Dr. Scott Johnson and Dr. C.P. van Dam for the California Wind Energy Collaborative

2007

Intermittency Analysis Project: Final Report
July 2007
Prepared by Kevin Porter and the Intermittency Analysis Project Team for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program

2006

Permitting Setback Requirements for Wind Turbines in California
November 2006
Authored by Dr. Scott Larwood and Dr. C. P. van Dam. Published by the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program
California Renewables Portfolio Standard Renewable Generation Integration Cost Analysis
June 2006
Prepared by Henry Shiu and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission

2005

Wind Power Generation Trends at Multiple California Sites
December 2005
Prepared by Dr. C. P. van Dam and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program
Improving the Value of Wind Energy Generation Through Back-Up Generation and Energy Storage
December 2005
Prepared by Dr. C. P. van Dam and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program
Wind Anemometer Loan Program Protocol
December 2005
Prepared by Dr. C. P. van Dam and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program
Wind Power Generation Trends
December 2005
Prepared by Dr. C. P. van Dam and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program
FAA Obstruction Lighting Standards for Wind Energy Plants
December 2005
Prepared by Dr. C. P. van Dam and the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program

2004

California Renewables Portfolio Standard Renewable Generation Integration Cost Analysis
July 2004
Authored by Brendan Kirby, Michael Milligan, Yuri Makarov, David Hawkins, Jim Lovekin, Kevin Jackson, Henry Shiu. Published by the California Wind Energy Collaborative for the California Energy Commission, Public Interest Energy Research (PIER) Program

2003

California Renewables Portfolio Standards Integration Cost Analysis – Phase 1: One Year Analysis of Existing Resources, Consultant Report
December 2003
Authored by Brendan Kirby, Michael Milligan, Yuri Makarov, David Hawkins, Kevin Jackson, and Henry Shiu