Electricity Power Planning: the Role of Wind Energy

Ferreira, Paula; Araújo, Madalena; O'Kelly, M. E. J.
December 2010
World Academy of Science, Engineering & Technology;Dec2010, Issue 48, p951
Academic Journal
No abstract available.


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