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View Resource AWEA Small Wind Turbine Global Market Study

Report on the current state of the worldwide small wind power industry, including growth estimates and installed capacity figures on a region-by-region basis.

http://www.awea.org/_cs_upload/issues/3476_1.pdf
View Resource AWEA Small Wind Turbine Global Market Study 2008

The U.S. small wind turbine market grew 14% and deployed 9.7 megawatts (MW) of new capacity in 2007. Numerous new start-up manufacturers entered the market and small wind media inquiries at AWEA...

http://awea.files.cms-plus.com/FileDownloads/pdfs/2009_AWEA_...
View Resource “Southwest Windpower Consumer Guide: Siting Wind Generators

Is Wind Right for you? Wind generators are an effective source of renewable energy in many areas across the world. The American Wind Energy Association estimates there are as many as 13 million homes...

http://www.windenergy.com/documents/guides/0372_Siting_guide...
View Resource Basics about the Wind Energy Value Chain

For the past five years, new wind power project installations have been expanding at an average rate of 32% per year. Although the current economic crisis has slowed growth for 2009, wind power...

http://www.awea.org/learnabout/publications/loader.cfm?csMod...
View Resource Bat Fatalities at Wind Turbines: Investigating the Causes and Consequence

This is a GREAT resource for bats and turbines. It has different content than Hom, et al. (from the March 30th group) but as detailed and well documented.

http://www.fort.usgs.gov/BatsWindmills/
View Resource Bats and Wind Energy Cooperative

As concerns about climate change and increasing costs and long-term environmental impacts from the use of fossil fuels have heightened, wind has become an increasingly important sector of the energy...

http://www.batsandwind.org/
View Resource Bats Interacting with Wind Turbines

Color videos of bats flying close to wind turbines. The video clips on this site are presented to support a study that appears in the Journal of Wildlife Management. This study deals with the recent...

http://www.bu.edu/cecb/wind/video/
View Resource Behavioral Responses of Bats to Operating Wind Turbines

Wind power is one of the fastest growing sectors of the energy industry. Recent studies have reported large numbers of migratory tree-roosting bats being killed at utility-scale wind power facilities...

http://www.bu.edu/cecb/files/2009/08/Horn_et_al_2008.pdf
View Resource Bergey Windpower Co.-

Wind Power retailer, Norman , OK. Many details about costs, siting, and payback.

http://www.bergey.com/
View Resource Betting the Farm—Wind Electricity Pays Off

June & Charlie Nichols were confident enough to go into debt for their intertied 10 KW Bergey wind system. Payback time — 4 years. Become an online member to view article.

http://www.homepower.com/article/?file=HP96_pg34_Fischer
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