The art of weather forecasting began with early civilizations using reoccurring astronomical and meteorological events to help monitor seasonal changes in the weather. Around 650 B.C., the Babylonians tried to predict short-term weather changes based on the appearance of clouds and optical phenomena such as haloes. By 300 B.C., Chinese astronomers had developed a […]
Tel Aviv, Israel, September 3rd, 2013. Israeli startup Meteo-Logic today announced that it has completed its first round of funding with a 3 Million dollar investment from Horizons Ventures.
Meteo-Logic is revolutionizing weather forecasting by introducing big data analysis engine based on superb algorithm that processes data bases of meteorological information with records of actual on-ground historic […]
The quest for accurate and efficient Power forecasting keeps goes on as IBM announced its own proprietary “Hybrid Renewable Energy Forecasting” (HyRef) solution.
The solution as stated in IBM’s PR uses weather modeling capabilities, advanced cloud imaging technology and sky-facing cameras to track cloud movements, while sensors on the turbines monitor wind speed, temperature and direction. When combined […]