Wind Energy by David E. Newton Ph.D.
A Reference Handbook (Contemporary World Issues)

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While covering the fascinating history of wind power as a whole, this timely handbook focuses on current technological developments and the promise―and pitfalls―of wind energy as part of the world's energy future.

• Serves as a comprehensive introduction to the topic and a guide for further study

• Features expert essays on issues and controversies related to the use of wind energy

• Covers the dangers wind power poses to wildlife as well as its impacts on communities' economic development

• Profiles key individuals and organizations in the field

• Includes statistical information on the production and consumption of wind energy in the United States and around the world


About David E. Newton Ph.D.

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David E. Newton has been a freelance writer of nonfiction books and ancillary materials for young adults for nearly 55 years.
Published November 25, 2014 by ABC-CLIO. 348 pages
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Computers & Technology, Education & Reference, Science & Math. Non-fiction