9. Wind Energy

  1. Christian Ngô and
  2. Joseph B. Natowitz

Published Online: 10 NOV 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470473795.ch9

Our Energy Future: Resources, Alternatives, and the Environment

Our Energy Future: Resources, Alternatives, and the Environment

How to Cite

Ngô, C. and Natowitz, J. B. (2009) Wind Energy, in Our Energy Future: Resources, Alternatives, and the Environment, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470473795.ch9

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 NOV 2008
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2009

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470116609

Online ISBN: 9780470473795

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Keywords:

  • wind energy - energy source since antiquity;
  • global installed wind power capacity (GW);
  • wind turbines - using same technology with different impact

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Already a Long History

  • From Theory to Practice

  • Development of Wind Power

  • Off-Shore Wind Turbines

  • Conclusion