Articles | Volume 7, issue 4
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 1693–1710, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-1693-2022
Wind Energ. Sci., 7, 1693–1710, 2022
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-7-1693-2022
Research article
11 Aug 2022
Research article | 11 Aug 2022

Turbulence in a coastal environment: the case of Vindeby

Rieska Mawarni Putri et al.

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As offshore wind turbines' sizes are increasing, thorough knowledge of wind characteristics in the marine atmospheric boundary layer (MABL) is becoming crucial to help improve offshore wind turbine design and reliability. The present study discusses the wind characteristics at the first offshore wind farm, Vindeby, and compares them with the wind measurements at the FINO1 platform. Consistent wind characteristics are found between Vindeby measurements and the FINO1 measurements.