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How Power Companies Benefit from Accurate Weather Forecasts

September 27, 2023

It’s pretty easy to understand how the weather affects certain forms of power generation and infrastructure. Sunlight is obviously needed to generate solar power, wind is required to produce wind energy, and extreme storms of all kinds can wreak havoc on transmission and distribution lines, and other energy-related assets. Therefore, having accurate and constantly updated weather information is vital to power companies.

“First and foremost, utilities need to understand as best as possible the forecast of the environmental resources that are supplying these generation sources.

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