28.05.2006 - in iberica2000
Wind power - "variable" or "intermittent"? A problem - whatever the word.
A RESEARCH INTO THE ACHILLES´ HEEL OF THE WIND INDUSTRY.
With a wealth of examples and references, Dr. Etherington enlightens us on the principal weakness of windfarms: their erratic, unpredictable production of electricity. A modern economy cannot afford blackouts, so wind power production must be backed up 24h a day by conventional power, which substantially reduces the C02 savings
2006 by Dr. John Etherington
Wind Power - 'Variable' or 'Intermittent' .pdf 65.51Ko