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Small-Scale Wind Power Generation

Jamie Bull, Gavin Harper

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Author(s): Jamie Bull, Gavin Harper

About The Book

This comprehensive book presents a thorough analysis of the wind turbine technology that is suitable for use on a small scale and presents an overview of the process of installation. Covering both small-scale on- and off-grid installations, Small-Scale Wind Power Generation is essential reading for all those wanting to use wind power to produce clean energy: it will help them to understand the nature of the wind in their area, to appraise potential sites and to assess the likely capacity of any wind power turbines that are installed.

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Author Jamie Bull, Gavin Harper
Availability In Print
Dimensions 235 x 165mm
Extent 144pp
ISBN 9781847972101
Publication date December 2010
Book Type Hardcover




Chapter 1 - Micro Wind in Context

Chapter 2 - Power Saving and Reduction

Chapter 3 - The Wind Resource

Chapter 4 - The Aerodynamics of Wind Turbines

Chapter 5 - The Practicalities of Turbine Selection

Chapter 6 - Wind Turbine Mounting

Chapter 7 - Maintenance

Chapter 8 - System Configurations

Chapter 9 - Equipment Configurations

Chapter 10 - Permission, Grants, Legal and Planning

Chapter 11 - Economics and Environmental Assessment of Turbine Installations.


Appendix I Small-Scale Wind Training

Appendix II Feed-in Tariffs for Different Technologies

List of Suppliers

Further Reading



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