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Renewable energy modelling

We undertake commercial R&D and provide independent technical support to help assess the impact of weather and climate on the energy sector. Our work includes solar and wind generation planning, energy transition modelling, assessing the impact of extreme weather on network resilience and analysing future energy markets.

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Weather and climate analysis

With access to global meteorological and climate data, satellite-based observations and in-house WRF modelling capability, our scientific experts can support your weather and climate modelling. From short data analysis projects to climate impact studies, we can help you make more informed decisions when considering environmental change.

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Bespoke software and data visualisation

We specialise in the development of software tools that help you gain actionable insight from data. From bespoke data visualisations to automating a workflow or developing new tools or prototypes, our engineers will help you turn complex environmental and business data into valuable information that helps support your decision making.

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Our commercial software products have been developed entirely in-house as a result of long-term R&D projects with clients. Provided on a SaaS-basis they are designed to provide users with deep insight into impact of weather and climate variability on renewable energy generation and risk management in the agri-food sector.


EnergyMetric is cutting-edge SaaS software to support the energy transition. From utility-scale solar and wind projects through to complex hybrid portfolios and national roadmaps, EnergyMetric supports accurate generation planning and assessment of renewable energy developments.


WeatherAsset turns global weather data into strategic insight for companies across the food supply chain, saving time and effort assessing how the weather might impact crop prices, quality, demand and supply. From a single farm to hundreds of locations worldwide, WeatherAsset makes it easy to undertake real time analysis of weather impacts.

Project Stories


IEA secures UKRI Round 2 funding for novel energy market modelling initiative

After a successful 3-month discovery activity, we are pleased to announce that we have been awarded a 12-month follow-on project from UKRI (UK Research & Innovation) to further develop our innovative economic dispatch modeling technology.


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The IEA publish white paper exploring the role of weather data in Africa's energy transition

The Institute for Environmental Analytics is pleased to announce the release of our white paper which looks at how weather variability can affect solar and wind production.

Written by Alan Yates, our Head of Energy Applications, the paper explores the role of weather...

Providing software engineering support for new Sustainability platform

We have recently started a new technology development project with UK-based start-up - InForecast Limited. The IEA team will be providing software engineering services to support the early-stage development of a prototype commercial software platform. The Sustainability...

Upcoming events

Scottish Renewables Offshore Wind Conference, Glasgow

25-26 January 2023

Africa Energy Indaba, Cape Town

7-9 March 2023

Wind Europe, Copenhagen

25-27 April 2023

ENLIT Africa, Cape Town

16-18 May 2023

Intersolar Europe, Munich

13-14 June 2023

ENLIT Asia, Jakarta

14-16 November 2023

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