Illinois High Resolution Wind Resource

Annual average wind resource potential of Illinois at a 50 meter height.

This data set was produced and validated by NREL using their WRAM model. This shapefile was generated from a raster dataset with a 1000 m resolution, in a Transverse Mercator projection with the following parameters:


TRANSVERSE Zunits NO Units METERS Spheroid CLARKE1866 Xshift 0.0000000000 Yshift 0.0000000000 Parameters 1.00000000 /* scale factor at central meridian -89 30 0.000 /* longitude of central meridian 39 45 0.000 /* latitude of origin 0.00000 /* false easting (meters) 0.00000 /* false northing (meters)

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Author National Renewable Energy Laboratory
Maintainer Nicholas Langle
Bureau Code 019:20
Catalog DOE
Program Program Not Available
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Sectors Wind

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