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Wind Energy Explained: Theory, Design and Application (Repost)

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Wind Energy Explained: Theory, Design and Application (Repost)

James F. Manwell, Jon G. McGowan, Anthony L. Rogers, "Wind Energy Explained: Theory, Design and Application"
English | 2010-02-01 | ISBN: 0470015004 | 705 pages | PDF | 6.1 mb

Wind energy’s bestselling textbook- fully revised.
This must-have second edition includes up-to-date data, diagrams, illustrations and thorough new material on:
- the fundamentals of wind turbine aerodynamics;
- wind turbine testing and modelling;
- wind turbine design standards;
- offshore wind energy;
- special purpose applications, such as energy storage and fuel production.

Fifty additional homework problems and a new appendix on data processing make this comprehensive edition perfect for engineering students. This book offers a complete examination of one of the most promising sources of renewable energy and is a great introduction to this cross-disciplinary field for practising engineers.