Chapter 5

Prediction and Forecast of Wind Power

Yanhong Ma,  and Shuanglei Feng

Abstract

This chapter introduces the method and system of wind power prediction and forecast, including short-term and extra-short-term prediction of wind power generation.

Keywords

Extra-short-term; Forecast; Method; Model; Short term; Wind power prediction

5.1. Introduction to Prediction and Forecast of Wind Power

The randomness, fluctuation, and unpredictability of wind power has gradually emerged in the grid operation. As the installed capacity grows, the unpredictability of wind power makes it more difficult to dispatch the power consumption and transmission. To ensure safe operation of the grid, the power-limiting method has to be employed due to the unpredictability ...

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