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Wind Energy and Landscape: Proceedings of the International Workshop on Wind Energy and Landscape, Genova, Italy, 26-27 June 1997


Edited By: Corrado F Ratto and Giovanni Solari

161 pages, B/w photos, figs, tabs

A A Balkema

Hardback | Dec 1998 | #88515 | ISBN: 9054109130
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NHBS Price: £102.00 $125/€114 approx

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Provides an overview of the most relevant problems arising from the insertion of wind turbines into the landscape and into the environment.


Harmonization of wind turbines with landscape; visual and audio impact of wind turbines; interference with telecommunication; impact of wind turbines on birds; real experiences in different countries; offshore wind farms; wind turbines in coastal and mountainous areas; wind turbines, thunderstorms and lightning; economic and social impact of wind turbines; insurance policies regarding wind turbines; greater public acceptance of wind turbines.

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