Chapter 2

Analysis of Wind Power Characteristics

Guojie Li,  and Jing Zhi

Abstract

This chapter analyzes the characteristics of wind power production in Jiuquan wind power base, including probability distribution, fluctuation and randomness, correlation and complementarity, as well as upstream and downstream effect.

Keywords

Complementarity; Correlation; Extreme value; Fluctuation; Probability distribution; Ramp rate; Randomness; Upstream and downstream effect; Wind power characteristics

2.1. Basic Attributes of Wind Power

2.1.1. Basic Attributes of Wind Power Resources

Wind speed is generally distributed with a positive skew. Generally, the larger the wind force in a certain area is, the flatter the wind speed distribution curve of this area, and the ...

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