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Generation of electricity by wind power

Abstract

Information on wind power is presented concerning the history of windmills; estimation of the energy obtainable from the wind; wind characteristics and distribution; wind power sites; wind surveys; wind flow over hills; measurement of wind velocity; wind structure and its determination; wind data and energy estimation; testing of wind driven ac generators; wind-driven machines; propeller type windmills; plants for isolated premises and small communities; economy of wind power generation; construction costs for large wind-driven generators; relationship of wind power to other power sources; research and development; and international cooperation.
Authors:
Publication Date:
Jan 01, 1976
Product Type:
Book
Reference Number:
EDB-78-030543
Subject:
17 WIND ENERGY; WIND POWER; AVAILABILITY; WIND POWER PLANTS; ECONOMICS; FEASIBILITY STUDIES; WIND TURBINES; DESIGN; COST; SITE SELECTION; TOPOGRAPHY; ENERGY SOURCES; POWER; POWER PLANTS; RENEWABLE ENERGY SOURCES; 170100* - Wind Energy- Resources & Availability (Climatology); 170602 - Wind Energy Engineering- Turbine Design & Operation
OSTI ID:
5384080
Country of Origin:
United Kingdom
Language:
English
Availability:
$19.00
Submitting Site:
TIC
Size:
Pages: 350
Announcement Date:

Citation Formats

Golding, E W. Generation of electricity by wind power. United Kingdom: N. p., 1976. Web.
Golding, E W. Generation of electricity by wind power. United Kingdom.
Golding, E W. 1976. "Generation of electricity by wind power." United Kingdom.
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title = {Generation of electricity by wind power}
author = {Golding, E W}
abstractNote = {Information on wind power is presented concerning the history of windmills; estimation of the energy obtainable from the wind; wind characteristics and distribution; wind power sites; wind surveys; wind flow over hills; measurement of wind velocity; wind structure and its determination; wind data and energy estimation; testing of wind driven ac generators; wind-driven machines; propeller type windmills; plants for isolated premises and small communities; economy of wind power generation; construction costs for large wind-driven generators; relationship of wind power to other power sources; research and development; and international cooperation.}
place = {United Kingdom}
year = {1976}
month = {Jan}
}