The California Independent System Operator Corp.(California ISO) has opened access to renewable power data viatwo Web-based tools – Today’s Wind and Renewables Watch – that makegreen energy production transparent on an hourly and daily basis.
Today’s Wind provides an hour-by-hour chart showing the output of California’smajor wind resource areas. It breaks down wind’s contribution to thegrid at any given hour in the day.
Renewables Watch is a lookback at the total renewable power output from the day before. Itcaptures the megawatts produced from wind, solar, biomass, biogas,geothermal and small hydroelectricity. The daily report offers acomprehensive look at the diverse resource mix in California and chartsoutput over the course of the day, hour-by-hour, California ISOexplains.