Virtual Access Webinars

Webinar 2 recording (25th June 2019)

Virtual access to offshore renewables datasets

Would data on wind and wave conditions or wind energy modelling be useful to your work? Watch the webinar recording below to find out how you can access free-of-charge datasets via the MaRINET2 Virtual Access Service.

Click on the Virtual Access Provider below to view the PDF of its presentation

Ifremer’s HOMERE

NTNU’s Skipheia Met Station

CENER’s Windbench

What is the Virtual Access Service? 
The service provides free online access to datasets gathered by offshore renewable energy research centres. Users can consult current and historical data on wind conditions, wave resource and wind energy models.  Click here for information on the datasets available.

Who is the service for? 
The service is aimed at researchers and technology developers, but is open to all.

Why is this service being offered?
The service will support research and development activities by increasing the quality of data available.

Webinar 1 recording

Find out more about the MaRINET2 Virtual Access Service from our panel of experts.

    • Chair – Rob Flynn, Communications Manager, Ocean Energy Europe
    • MaRINET2 Update – Katie Lynch, Project Manager, UCC
    • Virtual Access Overview – Christophe Maisondieu, Ifremer
    • HOMERE Hindcast Database – Christophe Maisondieu, Ifremer
    • Wind Bench Portal – Javier Sans Rodrigo, CENER
    • Skipheia Met Station – Lars Saetran, NTNU