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Home a loan

I have been playing recently with a dataset I scrapped from the web. It contains information on houses that are for sale in the Hovedstaten (capital) region of Denmark. See … Continue reading

October 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Are offshore winds more steady ?

There is one statement about Offshore Wind Energy that I see repeated in many places: “offshore winds are more steady”. See for instance: An MIT researcher has a vision: 400 … Continue reading

May 12, 2014 · Leave a comment

What will the wind speed be (next month) ?

I have read a little bit about time series analysis, and thanks to this book could apply some of it to the prediction of monthly wind speeds with R. I … Continue reading

March 26, 2014 · Leave a comment


The recent turmoil in Crimea is a good opportunity to talk about the very beginning of meteorological observations networks in Europe. Believe me. On the 14th of November 1854, a … Continue reading

March 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

DIY regional pseudonomics part2

As I told you in my previous post, these days I got interested in regional economics, are more specifically in GDP growth in European regions. Basically, it’s seems quite clear … Continue reading

March 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

DIY regional pseudonomics part1

Before getting back to the super sexy “parkometers” dataset (just a few things to add, I am just planning on trying out some of the tips I found in this … Continue reading

March 17, 2014 · 1 Comment

Hopefully not too boring

1 year – 8,538,109 transactions – 3 zones I am going to spend some time describing the dataset I told you about last time, the super sexy “parking meters” dataset … Continue reading

March 12, 2014 · 1 Comment