WORLD BREAK OF OFFSHORE WIND ENERGY

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WORLD BREAK OF OFFSHORE WIND ENERGY

Wide scale development of world off shore wind offers great possibilities. Since 1991, the year when the first off-shore wind plant was constructed total offshore wind capacity in five countries - Sweden, Denmark, Ireland, Netherlands and UK - has reached 770 MW. The world perspectives for the industry development are presented in the below review.

Zelena Energetyka, #4, 2007

HOW ECOLOGICAL IS OFFSHORE WIND ENERGY?

Danish ornithologists and marine biologists researched the impact of offshore wind farms on the marine flora and fauna. Their greatest concern was whether birds would be affected by the rotors on the migratory routes.

Zelena Energetyka, #1,2008