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September 13, 2018
Acknowledged by Solar Impulse Foundation

the climate data factory is now Member of the World Alliance by Solar Impulse Foundation. This alliance brings together the main actors involved in developing, financing or promoting products, services, processes and technologies that protect the environment in a profitable way.  

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September 12, 2018
Acknowledged by RealClimate

the climate data factory has been listed as an official data source for processed climate data by the commentary site RealClimate. We are honored to be referenced in this source among world-renowned organizations like NOAA and Berkeley Earth.

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May 31, 2018
CLARA General Assembly 2018

As a service developer and data provider, the climate data factory attended the General Assembly 2018 of CLARA (H2020) in Venice, Italy. It was a great opportunity to discuss next development steps for our "Post Processed Decadal Prediction (PPDP)" service.

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May 14, 2018
2nd Workshop on Bias Correction in Climate Studies

From May 14th to 16th, we are attending a workshop on statistical bias correction methods in climate studies at different temporal scales (seasonal, decadal, climate projections). The workshop will bring together climate modelers, developers of bias correction methods and tools, and users of such methods, to cover the whole range of questions raised by biases […]

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January 31, 2018
Technical Note: Bias Adjusting Climate Model Projections

We released our first technical note called "Bias Adjusting Climate Model Projections". This document is an overview intended for users who wish to apply climate model data in climate change impact studies, from local to global scale. You can download the document on our page on researchgate.com: researchgate.net/publication/322888233_Bias_Adjusting_Climate_Model_Projections.  

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January 20, 2018
S2S4E kickoff meeting

EVENT | In January 2018, we attended the kickoff meeting of S2S4E, a European H2020 project focused on sub-seasonal to seasonal forecast. S2S4E aims at offering an innovative service to improve renewable energy variability management. Along this 3-years long program, we will work on post-processing methodologies to bias-adjust sub-seasonal to seasonal forecast.

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January 1, 2018
Updated climate data catalog with 4,300+ cities

PRODUCT UPDATE | We now provide local climate information in more than 4,300 cities worldwide (> 100,000 inhabitants). We propose 5 climate variables: temperature, minimum temperature, maximum temperature, precipitation and solar radiation. In our next release, we'll provide climate indicators across these cities. Start searching now and don't hesitate to get back to us to […]

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October 20, 2017
Awarded "Most innovative initiative" by the Agence Française de Développement

AWARD | On October 19th the climate data factory was awarded “Most innovative initiative” at the conference on “How to integrate climate services in the french development agenda” organized by the Agence Française de Développement (AFD). Show the summary report.

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July 5, 2017
CLARA Kickoff meeting

EVENT | In june 2017, we attended the kickoff meeting of CLARA, a European H2020 project which aims at developing a set of leading edge climate services. Along this 3-years long program, we will coordinate tasks and work on post-processing methodologies to bias-adjust decadal predictions from CMIP5 experiment.

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