For the past 25 years there has been a dramatic development in the wind energy sector, with regard to the increase in overall utilisation of wind energy as well as technological development, the development of markets and expectations to the role of wind energy in the global electricity supply system. The purpose of this paper is to outline developments in the global capacity of wind energy this past quarter of a century, including technology, market aspects, scientific developments, testing and certification, formulation of standards and scenarios for the future development of wind energy on a worldwide scale.
|Title of host publication||ISES SOLAR WORLD CONGRESS 2007 : SOLAR ENERGY AND HUMAN SETTLEMENT, VOLS I-V|
|Publisher||Tsinghua University Press|
|Publication status||Published - 2007|
|Event||ISES Solar World Congress 2007 - Beijing, China|
Duration: 18 Sep 2007 → 21 Sep 2007
|Conference||ISES Solar World Congress 2007|
|Period||18/09/2007 → 21/09/2007|