Articles | Volume 6, issue 2
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-521-2021
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-6-521-2021
Research article
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13 Apr 2021
Research article |  | 13 Apr 2021

Offshore wind farm global blockage measured with scanning lidar

Jörge Schneemann, Frauke Theuer, Andreas Rott, Martin Dörenkämper, and Martin Kühn

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A wind farm can reduce the wind speed in front of it just by its presence and thus also slightly impact the available power. In our study we investigate this so-called global-blockage effect, measuring the inflow of a large offshore wind farm with a laser-based remote sensing method up to several kilometres in front of the farm. Our results show global blockage under a certain atmospheric condition and operational state of the wind farm; during other conditions it is not visible in our data.
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