The Age of Wind Energy

Progress and Future Directions from a Global Perspective

  • Ali Sayigh
  • David Milborrow

Part of the Innovative Renewable Energy book series (INREE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Ali Sayigh
    Pages 1-2
  3. David Milborrow
    Pages 3-22
  4. Izumi Ushiyama
    Pages 41-62
  5. Jonathan Whale, Craig Carter, Ali Arefi
    Pages 79-101
  6. Isabel Ferraris, Mario D. de la Canal
    Pages 131-145
  7. J. Lassig, U. Jara, J. J. Valle Sosa, C. Palese
    Pages 205-218
  8. Donald Swift-Hook
    Pages 293-305
  9. David Milborrow
    Pages 307-326
  10. Ali Sayigh
    Pages 327-329
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 331-338

About this book


This unique volume on wind energy features contributions from the world’s leading research and development pioneers in the field of renewable energy. It discusses advances in offshore wind technology, grid-connected systems, grid stabilization and wind turbine design and highlights. Written from an international perspective, chapters focus on the status of wind energy in various regions and countries across the globe, outlining the positive impact its implementation has had on delaying the catastrophic effects of climate change.  


Offshore wind technology Grid stabilization Grid-connected systems Wind farms Wind turbine design Risk assessment Energy potential Energy storage Renewable energy technology Greenhouse gas reduction

Editors and affiliations

  • Ali Sayigh
    • 1
  • David Milborrow
    • 2
  1. 1.World Renewable Energy CongressBrightonUK
  2. 2.LewesUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Springer Nature Switzerland AG 2020
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Energy Energy (R0)
  • Print ISBN 978-3-030-26445-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-030-26446-8
  • Series Print ISSN 2522-8927
  • Series Online ISSN 2522-8935
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