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Title Wind power and power politics : international perspectives / edited by Peter A. Strachan, David Toke & David Lal.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2009.

Series Routledge studies in science, technology, and society ; 9
Routledge studies in science, technology, and society ; 9.
Subject Wind power -- Government policy -- Case studies.
Power resources -- Government policy -- Case studies.
Alt Name Strachan, Peter A.
Toke, David.
Lal, David.
Description 1 online resource
Note Title from PDF title page (viewed Oct. 2, 2009).
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Figures; Tables; Appendices; Foreword; 1 Assessing National Patterns of Wind Ownership; 2 Wind-Power Outcomes: Myths and Reality; 3 Local Social Acceptance Through Local Involvement: The Case of Wind-Power Implementation in North Rhine-Westphalia; 4 The Wind-Power Market in the Netherlands: Assessing the Performance of Wind Cooperatives; 5 Corporate Interests and Spanish Wind-Power Deployment; 6 Wind-Energy Policy Development in Ireland: A Critical Analysis; 7 Assessing the Performance of the UK Renewables Obligation: Cinderella or an Ugly Sister?
Summary The aim of the book is to analyse the factors that have influenced wind power outcomes in a range of countries which have featured significant wind power deployment programmes. A central theme is the relationship between patterns of ownership and the outcomes.
ISBN 9780203886427 (electronic bk.)
0203886429 (electronic bk.)
0415961300 (hbk.)
9780415961301 (hbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612283758
OCLC # 444710226
Additional Format Print version: Wind power and power politics. New York : Routledge, 2009



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