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Wind Power
An examination of the benefits and applications of wind power today and for the future.
# 113324 | 1,503 words | 5 sources | APA | 2009 | US
Published on Mar 27, 2009 in Physics (Matter and Energy) , Computer and Technology (Technology)

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This paper provides a background and overview of wind power. It examines how the technology of wind power has evolved over the years and what applications are currently in use. It also discusses some of the numerous benefits and advantages of wind power over its fossil-fuel counterparts. The paper then assesses wind power's potential to contribute to the nation's energy needs in the future.

Table of Contents:
Review and Discussion
Background and Overview
Current Applications
Future Trends

Sample of Sources Used:

  • Clayton, Mark. (2008, May 9). "'Small Wind' Power Plants are Blowing Strong." Montana News Station. [Online]. Available: story.asp?S=8290967.
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  • Holzman, David C. (2007). "The Vanadium Advantage Flow Batteries Put Wind Energy in the Bank." Environmental Health Perspectives 115(7): 358-59.
  • Pernin, Christopher G., Mark A. Bernstein, Andrea Mejia, Howard Shih, Fred Rueter and Wilbur Steger. Generating Electric Power in the Pacific Northwest: Implications of Alternative Technologies. Santa Monica, CA: Rand, 2002.

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