Workshop Solar forecast requirements & value for grid applications


Free entry

This workshop brings together forecast providers and users from Europe and the USA to discuss the following:

  • requirements and value of solar prediction services to grid management operations.
  • Geographical specificity (from single plants to balancing areas),
  • time horizons (from minutes to days ahead),
  • accuracy/uncertainty, and versatility of services will be among the topics discussed.

Four technical presentations will lead to a guided Q&A session engaging the audience.


  • Introduction R. Perez, SUNY, USA
  • Forecast Providers Skip Dise, Clean Power Research, USA Elke Lorenz, Fraunhofer ISE, Germany
  • Utility/TSO Industry Michael Osmann, Energinet, Denmark Eamonn Lannoye, EPRI, USA


  • ICM Munich, Germany (parallel event to Intersolar Europe 2018)
  • Thursday, June 21, 2018
  • 2:00pm-4:00pm
  • Room 22a

Your event will be signposted in the ICM foyer and in front of the room IEA T16 PVPS IEA PVPS Task 16 is a collaborative task with IEA SolarPACES and IEA SHC.

Register by e-mail till June 14th 2018:

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