Europe's onshore and offshore wind energy potential, An assessment of environmental and economic constraints

Published 2009 / 01
Summary This study confirms that wind energy can play a major role in achieving the European renewable energy targets. It also gives a good topographical overview of potentials, capacity factors and the like for different areas of Europe.
Keywords renewable, wind, methodology, technical potential, onshore, offshore, competitive, costs, capacity factors, uncertainties, future, challenges,
File name EEA_2009_Onshore and offshore wind energy potential.pdf