Skip Navigation to main content U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Bringing you a prosperous future where energy is clean, abundant, reliable, and affordable
Wind Program
About the ProgramResearch and DevelopmentDeploymentFinancial OpportunitiesInformation ResourcesHome
New England Wind Forum

 

New England Wind Forum

About the New England Wind Forum

New England Wind Energy Education Project

Historic Wind Development in New England

State Activities
Connecticut
Maine
Massachusetts
New Hampshire
Rhode Island
Vermont

Projects in New England

Building Wind Energy in New England

Newsletter

Perspectives

Events

Bookmark and Share

Hurricanes and Offshore Wind Farms: A WPA Webinar

Hurricanes and Offshore Wind Farms: A WPA Webinar

Date: 7/17/2013

Joel Cline and Mark D. Powell discussed the impacts of hurricanes on offshore wind farms and how insurance companies can potentially improve their risk assessments.

Joel Cline is a meteorologist at DOE's Wind and Water Power Technologies Office in Washington, D.C. He is a technical advisor for meteorological input to planning and program execution for wind power, mainly working with terrestrial-based wind structures and short term forecasting.

Mark D. Powell is an atmospheric scientist for the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) Hurricane Research Division (HRD), located at the Atlantic Oceanographic and Meteorological Laboratory in Miami, Florida. He is now stationed at the Florida State University Center for Ocean-Atmospheric Prediction Studies in Tallahassee, which is a NOAA Applied Research Center.

Audio and text versions of the webinar are available (WMV 12.4 MB). Download Windows Media Player. Time: 00:53:50. Text Version.

This information was last updated on 7/16/2013

Printable Version


Skip footer navigation to end of page.