1887
banner image
No data available.
Please log in to see this content.
You have no subscription access to this content.
No metrics data to plot.
The attempt to load metrics for this article has failed.
The attempt to plot a graph for these metrics has failed.
Wind energy resources analysis of Western Greece coast in terms of sustainable environmental indicators and towards their community-based exploitation in South-East Europe
Rent:
Rent this article for
USD
10.1063/1.4812654
/content/aip/journal/jrse/5/4/10.1063/1.4812654
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/jrse/5/4/10.1063/1.4812654

Figures

Image of FIG. 1.
FIG. 1.

Greece wind potential at 40 m a.g.l. Reprinted with permission from CRES, Wind Potential Map of Greece. Copyright 2001 Center Renewable Energy Sources, Athens. Available at http://aims.cres.gr/grwind150/viewer.htm.

Image of FIG. 2.
FIG. 2.

Albania average wind speed (m/s) at 50 m a.g.l. Reprinted with permission from D'Appolonia-CETMA, Wind Energy Resources Assessment, Republic of Albania, Final Report. Copyright 2007 D'Appolonia S.p.A-CETMA. Available at www.taskforcecee.com/files/presentations/Albania/WERA_Ex%20Summary_en.pdf.

Image of FIG. 3.
FIG. 3.

Montenergo wind potential at 50 m above sea level. Reprinted with permission from D'Appolonia-CETMA, Renewable Energy Resource Assessment, Republic of Montenegro, Doc. No. 06-407-H1. Copyright 2007 D'Appolonia S.p.A-CETMA. Available at www.oie-res.me.

Image of FIG. 4.
FIG. 4.

Bosnia & Herzegovina wind speed distribution at 100 m height based on the mesoscale model MM5 for the time period 2000 until 2009. Reprinted with permission from www.anemos.de. Copyright 2007 Anemos GmbH.

Image of FIG. 5.
FIG. 5.

Wind map for Sοuth East Europe at 70 m calculated in the frame of the SEEWIND EU project by the German Wind Energy Institute - DEWI using a MM5 model. Reprinted from the SEEWIND project. Freely available at http://www.seewind.org/results_and_downloads/project_results_deliverables/.

Image of FIG. 6.
FIG. 6.

The studied sites at the coast of Ionian Sea of Western Greece with the windrose proportional distribution of the wind speed and direction data.

Image of FIG. 7.
FIG. 7.

Monthly variations of the average wind speed for the studied sites.

Image of FIG. 8.
FIG. 8.

Capacity factors for the selected WTGs and the studied sites.

Image of FIG. 9.
FIG. 9.

Annual gross energy production for the selected WTGs and the studied sites.

Image of FIG. 10.
FIG. 10.

Energy payback periods for the selected WTGs and the studied sites.

Image of FIG. 11.
FIG. 11.

Avoided greenhouse emissions for the selected WTGs and the studied sites.

Tables

Generic image for table
Table I.

Wind power development in the South-East countries in comparison to worldwide (based on data from Ref. ).

Generic image for table
Table II.

Average wind speed and power at coastal South-East Europe countries.

Generic image for table
Table III.

The characteristics of the meteorological stations.

Generic image for table
Table IV.

Parameters of the wind speed distribution at 10 m for the studied sites in the coastal zone of Western Greece.

Generic image for table
Table V.

Wind turbine generators parameters.

Loading

Article metrics loading...

/content/aip/journal/jrse/5/4/10.1063/1.4812654
2013-07-01
2014-04-17
Loading

Full text loading...

This is a required field
Please enter a valid email address
752b84549af89a08dbdd7fdb8b9568b5 journal.articlezxybnytfddd
Scitation: Wind energy resources analysis of Western Greece coast in terms of sustainable environmental indicators and towards their community-based exploitation in South-East Europe
http://aip.metastore.ingenta.com/content/aip/journal/jrse/5/4/10.1063/1.4812654
10.1063/1.4812654
SEARCH_EXPAND_ITEM