The convergence of computation, sensing and networking is going to drive a weather insight revolution. Impacting life on Earth in a positive way. Sail Tactics developed and benchmarked a 200m model of the San Francisco Bay surface winds.
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In 2015 Xcel Energy and NCAR combined data from independent wind farms and assimilated into advanced forecasts. The result was 40 Million dollars worth of savings to rate payers, and preventing 270,000 tons of CO2 from entering the atmosphere due to auxiliary diesel generators.