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11 DEC

Merry Christmas

Thank you for your cooperation in 2017. We are looking forward to 2018 with exciting new features in the WAsP software suite.

Map of mean power density at 100 metres above ground level (graphic courtesy of the World Bank). Maps are just one kind of representation and use of the Global Wind Atlas 2.0 data sets.
05 DEC

Global Wind Atlas 2.0 launched

The World Bank has just launched a new global wind atlas that considers the impacts of high-resolution climatology and topography on the wind resource by employing meso...

29 SEP

WAsP can be automated!

Did you know that it is possible to automate WAsP to run through a series of different options, or to re-perform some calculations from time to time with different or modified...

WAsP has been exported to more than 120 countries and territories around the world (in blue and red).
10 AUG

A generations worth of WAsP software

The very first software package containing the Wind Atlas Analysis and Application Program (WAsP) was shipped to a German university in the summer of 1987 – thirty...

WAsP Course in HH Koch Auditorium at Risø Campus, Denmark
30 JUN

WAsP course from 24-26 October 2017

The WAsP Team will be hosting a WAsP course and WAsP Certification in October 2017. 

SC coverage June 2017
27 JUN

Spectral Correction - Data coverage increased

The Long-term reference wind data provided by DTU Wind Energy has now been extended with the Middle East. The WAsP Team will continue to expand the coverage; currently...

20 JUN

Uncertainty of background roughness and wind resource

A form has been derived to estimate the uncertainty in WAsP’s ‘horizontal extrapolation’ caused by uncertainty in background roughness length (Kelly...

TerrainWorkshopPicture
14 JUN

WAsP Terrain Workshop release

This release fixes a bug in vector map rendering in case the vector map elevations are below 0 m

Validation of the Global Wind Atlas
07 JUN

Validation of the Global Wind Atlas

A validation of the Global Wind Atlas using WAsP was recently presented at the WindEurope Resource Assessment workshop in Edinburg.

InnowindSurvey
01 JUN

Survey on land surface data

The InnoWind project (www.innowind.dk) focusses on the development of novel satellite-based data layers for flow modelling in connection with wind energy - and to get these...

Offshore 2017
31 MAY

DTU and WAsP goes offshore in London 6-8 June

DTU Wind Energy and WAsP will be attending the offshore wind energy conference in London next week.

30 MAY

WAsP Map Editor 11.21.11.28 release

A number of bugs have now been fixed and a new updated Map Editor version is available for download.

23 MAY

WAsP Map Editor 11.20.10.26 release

A number of bugs have now been fixed and a new updated Map Editor version is available for download.

17 MAY

The WEng course is now online!

Would you like to learn about IEC site assessment? We are proud to introduce the WAsP Engineering self-study course. An online course with access to the study material...

AWEA2017
01 MAY

Visit us at AWEA 2017

Jake Badger, Head of Section, will be attending AWEA. He will be available for talks and discussions at DTU Wind Energy´s stand no. 2642.

TerrainWorkshopPicture
12 APR

WAsP Terrain Workshop update

A new version of WAsP Terrain Workshop has been released with the following new features:

16 MAR

Uncertainty of vertical extrapolation in resource estimates

Forms for uncertainty in vertical extrapolation have been derived for wind resource calculations using both WAsP and shear-based extrapolation, showing the regimes where...

16 FEB

WAsP Map Editor 11.20.5 release

Users will now be able to work with data in grid format

WAT 4.2
13 FEB

WAT supports revised IEC 61400-1 and IEC 61400-12-1 standards

The Windfarm Assessment Tool (WAT) supports new site assessments in coming editions of IEC 61400-1 and IEC 61400-12-1. Other new features include de-trend correction to...

Students from the 2017 edition of Wind farm planning and development at Knuthenborg wind farm on Lolland, Denmark. Photo: Tom Cronin
26 JAN

WAsP for tertiary education

WAsP was designed as a suite of models and engineering tools to be used by industry and academia. However, it can also be used for teaching at tertiary education levels...

 

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