World Renewable Energy Forum

Come visit Clean Power Research at our booth #1018 at the World Renewable Energy Forum, or catch one our many conference sessions. See you in Denver in May!

World Renewable Energy Forum
Clean Power Research Booth #1018
May 13-17, 2012
Denver, Colorado

Clean Power Research Speaking Schedule

Monday, May 14, 2012

  • Solar Monitoring, Forecasting and Variability Assessment at SMUD

  • Obadiah Bartholomy, Sacramento Municipal Utility District
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution & Transportation
  • Topic: Solar Resource Measurements
  • Session Format: Technical
  • Time: 10:30 – 11:45 a.m.
  • Navigating Clean Energy Policies: The Role of Online Tools

  • Jeff Ressler, President, Software Services Group, Clean Power Research
  • Track: Finance, Policy & Marketing
  • Topic: Navigating Clean Energy Policies: Providing a Public Map to Drive Investment in Renewable Energy
  • Session Format: Forum moderated by Christie Ulman, U.S. DOE
  • Time: 10:30 – 11:45 a.m.

Tuesday, May 15, 2012

  • Off-Shore Wind and Grid-Connected PV: High Penetration Peak Shaving for New York City

  • Richard Perez, Senior Research Associate, University at Albany, SUNY, Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution, & Transportation: Variable Generation
  • Topic: Variable Generation
  • Session Format: Technical
  • Time: 1:15 – 2:30 p.m.
  • Reporting of Irradiance Model Relative Errors

  • Tom Hoff, President, Research and Consulting, Clean Power Research
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution, & Transportation
  • Topic: Solar Resource Methods
  • Session Format: Technical
  • Time: 2:45 - 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday, May 16, 2012

  • Solar Resources & Forecasting Workshop Highlights

  • Tom Hoff, President, Research and Consulting, Clean Power Research
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution, & Transportation
  • Topic: Solar Variability & Forecasting
  • Session Format: Forum moderated by Steve Wilcox, NREL
  • Time: 10:30—11:45 a.m.
  • Strategic Distributed Generated Values from Photovoltaics

  • Tom Hoff, President, Research and Consulting, Clean Power Research
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution, & Transportation
  • Topic: Solar Variability & Forecasting
  • Session Format: Forum moderated by Marlene Brown, ASES
  • Time: 4:15 – 5:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 17, 2012

  • Towards a High Resolution Long-term Solar Resource Database: Applying the SUNY model to ISCCP B1U data stream

  • Richard Perez, Senior Research Associate, University at Albany, SUNY, Atmospheric Sciences Research Center
  • Track: Energy Generation, Distribution, & Transportation
  • Topic: Resource Applications
  • Session Format: Technical
  • Time: 10:30 – 11:45 a.m.
  • Designing Austin Energy’s Solar Tariff Using a Distributed PV Value Calculator

  • Karl Rabago, Austin Energy

    * Based on a paper co-authored by Benjamin Norris and Tom Hoff, Clean Power Research
  • Track: Finance, Policy & Marketing
  • Topic: Utility Rates for PV
  • Session Format: Technical
  • Time: 1:15 – 2:30 p.m.

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