By Preben Maegaard, Anna Krenz, Wolfgang Palz
In half 2 of Wind energy for the World, the editors have gathered stories and overviews of wind energy prestige and historical past in quite a few nations, a number of written by way of people who have made helpful contributions to the winning emergence of wind strength. The chapters disguise the uphill fight; wind strength concepts and guidelines that prepared the ground; and the artistic people in politics, organisations, institutes, and the undefined. It additionally examines the area societies at huge and the way ideas to the demanding situations have been present in assorted international locations.
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Centres and institutes which have, through their pioneering work, paved the way in their home countries, should now commit themselves to the challenge of making their valuable knowledge and experiences available to the 90% of the world’s countries that have not yet developed renewable energy sectors on any significant scale. We need to see a very high growth worldwide similar to what has happened with renewable energy, especially in China and India since 2004. Here we find big countries with significant growth rates and industrialisation.
Preben Maegaard was appointed the first president of the WWEI. SolarSuperState. com) in 2012 and became its first president. Preben Maegaard has served on several Danish national governmental committees and councils for the development and implementation of renewable energy as member of Renewable Energy Steering Group (1981–1991); National Board of Technology; National Renewable Energy Council in Denmark (1991–1996); National Committee Biomass for Energy (1985–1989); National Committee for Solar Energy (1995–2002); National Committee for Wave Power (1997–2002); National Committee for Hydrogen from Renewable for Transport Purposes (1998–2002).
Maegaard, P. (2012) Integrated systems to reduce global warming. In: Handbook of Climate Mitigation, Vol. IV, Springer Science, New York. , Schlichting, M. L. (2013) Distributed Renewable Energies for Off-Grid Communities, Elsevier Science, New York. , Krenz, A. (2013) Power for the World: The Rise of Modern Wind Energy, Vol. 2, Part I, Pan Stanford, Singapore. 1 Introduction Wind turbines have been used by mankind for thousands of years, especially in Europe, Persia, and China. Wind-driven water pumps were very popular in the young United States.
Wind Power for the World: International Reviews and Developments by Preben Maegaard, Anna Krenz, Wolfgang Palz