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2014

September - Second joint EERA-DTOC / ClusterDesign workshop
 
June - Operational wind farm cluster ToolBox due for testing
June - Consent given for running wind farm control strategies
June - 30-Month Consortium Meeting, Brussels
 
March – Mid-term Review Meeting, Brussels
March – Advances in wake modeling and wake control presented at EWEA 2014 Annual Event

2013

12-13 December - 24-Month Consortium Meeting, Amsterdam

30 November - Numerical wind and stability atlas due
30 November - Coupled wake and aero-elastic models due
30 November - Advanced wake models due
30 November - Least-cost electrical interface modeling due
30 November - Virtual power plant modeling due
30 November - Electrical power and mechanical loads calculations due
30 November - Electrical power and mechanical loads validations due
30 November - Cluster control simulations due
30 November - List of cluster control test cases due
30 November - Planning for cluster control testing due

19-21 November – Advances in loads modeling and cluster control presented at EWEA Offshore 2013
 
15 October - Abstract submitted to EWEA 2014 Annual Event

17-19 June - Wake modeling improvements presented at ICOWES 2013
6 June - Intermediary findings presented in the first joint EERA-DTOC / ClusterDesign workshop
4-5 June - 18-Month Consortium Meeting, London

31 May - Scenario descriptions for cluster control tests due
19 May - Abstracts submitted to EWEA Offshore 2013

2012

12-13 December - 12-Month Consortium Meeting, Hamburg

30 November - Design for electrical interface least-cost delivered
30 November - Database structure delivered
30 November - Requirements document for wind cluster control system delivered
30 November - Wind field input for calculations delivered

9 October - ClusterDesign presented at the Scientific Conference Torque 2012

14-15 June - First Consortium Meeting, Hamburg

31 May - Wind turbine information for modellers delivered
14 May - ClusterDesign presented at the VindKraftNet 2012 Spring Meeting

17 April - ClusterDesign presented at EWEA 2012 Annual Event in the EERA-DTOC Workshop

31 March - ToolBox architecture delivered
31 March - Wake Modelling Basic Structure delivered
31 March - Validation Protocol delivered

23 February - Transfer Plan delivered
21 February - First Press Release issued
13 February - Website launched

2011

12-13 December - Kickoff Meeting, Brusssels
1 December - Project launched