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Offshore Wind Energy Utilisation

Abstract

In recent years, utilising the wind energy offshore, that is to say siting wind turbines at sea off the coasts, has evolved from a one-time vision of the wind pioneers into reality. In this area, too, the utilisation of wind energy is progressing in leaps and bounds - regardless of all the sceptics. What are the motives behind this development?

Keywords

Wind Turbine Wind Energy Wind Farm Offshore Wind Exclusive Economic Zone 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Dipl. Ing. MunichGermany

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