New California Wind Resource Maps Available

February 7, 2003 [] The California Energy Commission has contracted with TrueWind Solutions LLC to generate high-resolution wind maps for California using state-of-the-art numerical modeling techniques along with site data validation. Numerous 8.5-in. x 11-in. (1224×1585 pixels) JPG versions of the maps are available for download at the commission’s Web site. Included will be annual wind speed maps for the state according to heights ranging from 30 to 100 meters. 50 meter Seasonal Wind Speed Maps are also available (fall, winter, spring, summer) along with printed versions of each.
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