IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Comparative life cycle assessment: Reinforcing wind turbine blades with carbon nanofibers

2010 IEEE International Symposium on Sustainable Systems and Technology (ISSST)

Author(s): Merugula, L.A. ; Khanna, V. ; Bakshi, B.R.
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 May 2010
Conference Location: Arlington, VA, USA, USA
Conference Date: 17 May 2010
Page(s): 1 - 6
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-7093-8
ISBN (Electronic): 978-1-4244-7095-2
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-7094-5
DOI: 10.1109/ISSST.2010.5507724
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Wind energy conversion (WEC) is dependent on wind power density, which increases with elevation and swept area of the rotor. Many components are readily scalable and size-independent; whereas,... View More

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