2012

Wind Power Plants

Fundamentals, Design, Construction and Operation

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ISBN: 978-3-642-22937-4 (Print) 978-3-642-22938-1 (Online)

Table of contents (16 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

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    Pages 1-14

    Introduction to Wind Energy

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    Pages 15-45

    Historical development of windmills

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    Pages 46-113

    Wind turbines - design and components

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    Pages 114-167

    The wind

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    Pages 168-207

    Blade geometry according to Betz and Schmitz

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    Pages 208-256

    Calculation of performance characteristics and partial load behaviour

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    Pages 257-271

    Scaling wind turbines and rules of similarity

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    Pages 272-306

    Structural dynamics

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    Pages 307-329

    Guidelines and analysis procedures

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    Pages 330-362

    Wind pump systems

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    Pages 363-399

    Wind turbines for electricity generation - basics

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    Pages 400-427

    Supervisory and control systems for wind turbines

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    Pages 428-460

    Concepts of electricity generation by wind turbines

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    Pages 461-479

    Wind turbine operation at the interconnected grid

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    Pages 480-519

    Planning, operation and economics of wind farm projects

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    Pages 520-539

    Offshore wind farms

  18. Back Matter

    Pages 540-548