TITLE

OBSERVED WIND CLIMATE OF REPUBLIC OF MOLDOVA

AUTHOR(S)
Vasile, RACHIER
PUB. DATE
May 2013
SOURCE
Scientific Research & Education in the Air Force - AFASES;2013, Vol. 2, p411
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Increasing electricity demand and reducing the amount of fuel in the world are two reasons that led to the rapid development of renewable energy; and one of the most important and developed is wind energy. To choose where to place a wind turbine or a wind farm and to predict the amount of energy that will be produce, you need to know the wind energy resources in this region. And this because the wind power density is proportional to the cube of wind speed. Same knowing the wind energy potential leads investors to invest or not to build a wind farm in a certain region. That's why the goal of this work is to obtain the wind climatology statistics of the weather stations of Republic of Moldova as a result of historical wind processing data for a period of 22 years. Have been analyzed data of 18 weather stations located on the entire territory of Republic of Moldova for the period 1990 to 2011 and were built variations characteristics: annual, monthly, diurnal and winds rose.
ACCESSION #
89923819

 

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