Internet and advanced services in the high mountains are one of the main CSP’s research domains.
The METEO2850 project, running at 2850 mt above s.l. at the Ciardoney Glacier in the Parco Nazionale del Gran Paradiso.
Thanks to the HPWNET experimental network broadband, the weather control stations, powered by a co-generation system, transmit daily data about the glacier environmental conditions of the. METEO2850 project provides access to meteorological data and images through a live webcam.
Meteo2850 is part of the long-term cooperation CSP has with Nimbus, the Società Meteorologica Italiana and with IREN S.p.A.
See the live webcam at http://nimbus.csp.it and the time-lapse video, that synthesizes one year of images on the Ciardoney Glacier .