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Wind Energy in Morocco: Resources, Potential, and Progress

  • Hassan Nfaoui
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Part of the Innovative Renewable Energy book series (INREE)

Abstract

As a result of the increase in oil prices in the 1970s, the supply of energy consumption became increasingly important factors for the balance of the Moroccan economy. Thus, energy from oil accounted for about 54% of all energy consumed in Morocco in 1981, 74% of imported petroleum products.

Keywords

Moroccan economy Wind atlas Statistical analysis Wind speed 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Hassan Nfaoui
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  1. 1.Laboratory of Solar Energy and Environment—Sciences FacultyMohammed V UniversityRabatMorocco

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