Where, when and how much wind is available? A provincial-scale wind resource assessment for China
August 14, 2015
- • We assessed China׳s wind resources by utilizing 10 years of hourly
- wind speed data of 200 sites.
- • We built provincial scale wind speed profiles and develop
- provincial capacity factors for China.
- • We found that China׳s wind generation could reach 2000 TWh to
- 3500 TWh annually.
- • We observed similar temporal variation pattern of wind
- availability across China.