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Wind velocity-change (gust rise) criteria for wind turbine design

W. C. Cliff

Wind velocity-change (gust rise) criteria for wind turbine design

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Published by Dept. of Energy, Pacific Northwest Laboratory, for sale by the National Technical Information Service] in Richland, Wash, [Springfield, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wind power.,
  • Winds -- Measurement.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementW. C. Cliff, G. H. Fichtl.
    SeriesPNL ; 2526, PNL (Series) -- 2526.
    ContributionsFichtl, George H., Pacific Northwest Laboratory., United States. Dept. of Energy.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 17, [2] p. ;
    Number of Pages17
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15242532M


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