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Conference paper: Life Cycle Assessment of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbines and Pico-Hydro Plants

Wind Empowerment members Katerina Troullaki and Kostas Latoufis have published the paper “Life Cycle Assessment of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbines and Pico-Hydro Plants“. The environmental impacts of a locally manufactured small wind turbine (LMSWT) in Ethiopia and a locally manufactured pico-hydro plant (LMPHP) in Greece are assessed and compared with the impacts of a […]

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Rural electrification with household wind systems in remote high wind regions

Wind Empowerment member Jon Leary has recently published the paper Rural electrification with household wind systems in remote high wind regions, based on a comparative analysis of two small wind programmes; in Argentine Patagonia and in the Falkland Islands/Las Islas Malvinas. Interviews with members of the communities highlight a number of critical factors, resulting in different […]

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