IEA Wind Task 36 Forecasting - Phase II

Gregor Giebel*, William Shaw, Helmut Frank, Pierre Pinson, Caroline Draxl, John Zack, Georges Kariniotakis, Corinna Möhrlen, Ricardo Bessa

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This poster provides an overview of the IEA Wind Task for Wind Power Forecasting. Main deliverables are an information portal including main project results from other forecast projects, including data sets, which can be used by researchers around the world for analysis and model improvements, an IEA Recommended Practice on how to choose a (new) forecast provider, a position paper regarding the use of probabilistic forecasts. Additionally, the communication of relevant information regarding state of the art and progress in both the forecasters and the end-users community is paramount.

Collaboration in the Task is solicited from everyone interested in the forecasting business. Participation is open for all institutions in member states of the IEA Annex on Wind Power. See up-to-date list is at and the flags to the right. The Operating Agent is Gregor Giebel of DTU (, CoOperating Agent is Will Shaw from Pacific Northwest National Laboratory ( The second phase of the Task runs for three years, 2019- 2021.
Original languageEnglish
Publication date2019
Number of pages1
Publication statusPublished - 2019
EventEGU General Assembly 2019 - Vienna, Austria
Duration: 7 Apr 201912 Apr 2019


ConferenceEGU General Assembly 2019
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