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Wind energy-- the facts : a guide to the technology, economics and future of wind power

Author: European Wind Energy Association.
Publisher: London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2009.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Wind power is often held up as the most accessible and cost-effective route to reducing our reliance on fossil fuels and improving our energy independence, yet knowledge of what it offers is often clouded by myths and misunderstandings, which can hamper its adoption. This new book, the result of an ambitious project coordinated by the European Wind Energy Association, aims to present the facts about wind energy. It  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Wind energy-- the facts.
London ; Sterling, VA : Earthscan, 2009
(DLC) 2008046551
(OCoLC)273817708
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: European Wind Energy Association.
ISBN: 9781849773782 1849773785 9781441617392 1441617396
OCLC Number: 432671500
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 568 pages) : illustrations (some color), maps
Contents: Executive summary --
Technology --
Grid integration --
The economics of wind power --
Industry and markets --
Environmental issues --
Scenarios and targets --
Appendices.
Responsibility: European Wind Energy Association (EWEA).
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