ihs brepress img bre connect Website

Order BRE books from IHS BRE Press

t: +44 (0) 1344 328038
f: +44 (0) 1344 328005
e: brepress@ihs.com

Online:
www.ihsbrepress.com

 

 

CIS Service Website

Call +44 (0)1344 328300 to discuss your online construction information requirements

Home > Environment and services > Energy use and efficiency 

Title: Small scale, building integrated, wind power systems
Subtitle: 

Ref Code: IP12/05
Authors: E Dayan

Abstract1: This Information Paper provides an overview of the key issues for government, regulators, suppliers and designers in enabling greater use of small scale wind power. It also gives brief overviews of companies and wind power systems. It is based on the proceedings of the 2005 BRE/British Wind Energy Association Conference. The UK's renewable energy target for 2010 will be mostly met through large scale renewable energy projects. However, small scale installations will also have an important role to play. Renewable energy is an indispensable factor in developing sustainable communities and small scale production is an effective way for a community to produce its own electricity. At the right scale, and on appropriate sites, wind energy is one of the most economic and rapid means of reducing carbon dioxide emissions.

Contents: Introduction Legislation (The Government's microge

 

Year Published: 2005

ISBN: 978-1-86081-879-0

 

Pages: 12

 

To order online this publication visit www.ihsbrepress.com and type in the search box IP12/05