Learning from Wind Power

Governance, Societal and Policy Perspectives on Sustainable Energy

  • Joseph Szarka
  • Richard Cowell
  • Geraint Ellis
  • Peter A. Strachan
  • Charles Warren

Part of the Energy, Climate and the Environment Series book series (ECE)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xix
  2. Wind Power: Towards a Sustainable Energy Future?

    1. Charles Warren, Richard Cowell, Geraint Ellis, Peter A. Strachan, Joseph Szarka
      Pages 1-14
  3. Governance and Policy Learning

  4. Societal Engagement with Wind Power

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 131-131
    2. Martin J. Pasqualetti
      Pages 133-152
    3. Claire Haggett
      Pages 153-173
    4. Peter A. Strachan, David R. Jones
      Pages 174-193
    5. Stefanie Huber, Robert Horbaty, Geraint Ellis
      Pages 215-234
    6. Joseph Szarka, Geraint Ellis, Richard Cowell, Peter A. Strachan, Charles Warren
      Pages 235-253
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 255-259

About this book


Bringing together contributions from leading researchers, this volume reflects on the political, institutional and social factors that have shaped the recent expansion of wind energy, and to consider what lessons this experience may provide for the future expansion of other renewable technologies.


sustainable energy wind wind energy

Editors and affiliations

  • Joseph Szarka
    • 1
  • Richard Cowell
    • 2
  • Geraint Ellis
    • 3
  • Peter A. Strachan
    • 4
  • Charles Warren
    • 5
  1. 1.Department of Politics, Languages and International StudiesUniversity of BathUK
  2. 2.School of City and Regional PlanningCardiff UniversityUK
  3. 3.School of Planning Architecture and Civil EngineeringQueen’s University BelfastUK
  4. 4.Aberdeen Business School, Strategy and Policy GroupRobert Gordon UniversityUK
  5. 5.Department of Geography and Sustainable DevelopmentUniversity of St AndrewsUK

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