Wind Energy and Landscape: Proceedings of the international workshop WEL, Genova, Italy, 26-27 June 1997
C.F. Ratto, G. Solari
CRC Press, Jan 1, 1998 - Technology & Engineering - 176 pages
Arising from an international workshop, these papers discuss aspects of wind turbines and the landscape. Topics: Harmonization of wind turbines with landscape; Visual and audio impact of wind turbines; Interference with telecommunication; Impact of wind turbines on birds; Real experiences in different countries; Offshore wind farms; Wind turbines in coastal and mountainous areas; Wind turbines, thunderstorms and lightning; Economic and social impact of wind turbines; Insurance policies regarding wind turbines; Greater public acceptance of wind turbines.
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