Iowa High Resolution Wind Resource

Annual average wind resource potential for the state of Iowa at a 50 meter height.

This data set has been validated by NREL and wind energy meteorological consultants. Note: This data is not suitable for micro-siting potential development projects. This shapefile was generated from a raster dataset with a 200 m resolution, in a UTM zone 12, datum WGS 84 projection system.

Data and Resources

Additional Info

Field Value
Source http://www.nrel.gov/gis/data_wind.html
Author National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Maintainer Nicholas Langle
bureau_code 019:20
Catalog DOE
harvest_object_id 7520e38a-b5e9-4a55-8bde-8b1b76b54580
harvest_source_id f795d0bf-de6a-4a81-a253-24cf9ef38e1d
harvest_source_title DOE Opendata
program_code 019:000
Required Software
Sectors Wind
was_harvested true

Package Relationships

Relationship Dataset

Dataset extent

Map data © OpenStreetMap contributors
Tiles by OpenStreetMap