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The Resource Wind energy : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Wind energy : a reference handbook, David E. Newton

Label
Wind energy : a reference handbook
Title
Wind energy
Title remainder
a reference handbook
Statement of responsibility
David E. Newton
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This book reviews the role of windpower in human history, its potential to be a major source of energy in the near and more distant future, and the questions, problems, and issues associated with the development of wind energy ... opens with a chapter that provides a historical background to the way wind power has been used by humans over the past 2,000 years. The narrative then shifts to the modern day and a review of the ... issues associated with the development of wind energy systems in the United States and other nations. Some of the ways in which these problems are being addressed and some solutions for the future are also discussed. Chapter 3 provides an opportunity for stakeholders in the field ... to present their views on important specific issues ... The remainder of the book provides a number of resources ... [including a] list of important individuals and organizations in the field"--Preface
Member of
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Newton, David E
Dewey number
333.9/2
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
TJ820
LC item number
.N49 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Contemporary world issues
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wind power
  • Wind power
  • Electrical engineers
  • Electrical engineers
  • Wind power
Label
Wind energy : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Perspectives -- Profiles -- Data and documents -- Resources for further research -- Chronology
Control code
ocn883749129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 348 pages
Isbn
9781610696890
Lccn
2014027127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883749129
  • (OCoLC)883749129
Label
Wind energy : a reference handbook, David E. Newton
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Background and history -- Problems, controversies, and solutions -- Perspectives -- Profiles -- Data and documents -- Resources for further research -- Chronology
Control code
ocn883749129
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xix, 348 pages
Isbn
9781610696890
Lccn
2014027127
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
regular print
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o883749129
  • (OCoLC)883749129

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