wind potential

20% Wind Energy by 2030- Increasing Wind Energy's Contribution to U.S. Electricity Supply- Executive Summary

Source/Sponsor: 
US Department of Energy (DOE)
Creator/Author: 
US Department of Energy (DOE); Black & Veatch; American Wind Energy Association (AWEA)
Description: 

The report assesses the costs, challenges, and impacts in areas of technology, manufacturing and employment, transmission and grid integration, markets, siting and permitting strategies, and potential environmental effects associated with providing 20% of U.S. electricity needs through wind energy by 2030, an increase of more than 290 GW within 23 years.

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Publication Date: 
Monday, December 29, 2008
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Resource Type: 
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