There is no doubt that icing presents a big problem for the wind energy industry, especially for wind turbines in parks situated in cold climates. According to studies, up to 20% of annual energy production is lost due to icing. To prevent unpredicted icing situations leading to higher balancing costs and imbalance prices, ConWX offers a cloud-based Icing Forecasting solution to park owners, portfolio managers, and energy traders.
ConWX Icing Forecasts can provide:
Prediction of Icing Events & Probability
Forecast of icing events up to 48 hours ahead.
Prediction of Power Losses [kW]
Forecast of power losses up to 48 hours ahead, expected due to icing events occurring in the plant.
We can change the formats of the delivered forecasts, as well as the frequency of delivery, the time resolution or units, based on the client's request.
"With our Icing forecast, you will know when an icing event can happen, what is the probability of it happening, and what the consequences are in terms of power losses."