TITLE

China Unplugs 25% of its Wind Turbines

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Electrical Wholesaling;Jan2009, Vol. 90 Issue 1, p46
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the statement by Shi Pengfei, vice-president of the Chinese wind energy association, regarding the poor planning system of China's wind power energy. According to Pengfei, due to local governments who were keen to jump on the renewable energy bandwagon, they were approving new wind farms without proper planning. He adds that more wind power more trouble for the grid.
ACCESSION #
36371080

 

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