25 Mar '13, 6pm

Wind Power Peaks in the UK, Denmark, US

The data references Elexon , which tracks half-hour averages of generation by various sources (scroll down to "Generation by Fuel Type"). According to Elexon's records, generation was in the 5-GW range (half-hour average) from the late evening of March 21 through March 23, and into the early hours of March 24. "What this shows is that wind is a stable and reliable source of power generation on the scale we need, when we need it most," stated Maria McCaffery , CEO of nonprofit trade association RenewableUK. She said the achievement during a cold day in March "counters the idea that wind does not generate power during cold snaps" — apparently referencing known concerns about various challenges in operating wind turbines in cold and icy environmental conditions, from loss of lubricant viscosity to load stresses from icing, and even the risk of "ice throw." She also contrasts ...

Full article: http://www.renewableenergyworld.com/rea/news/article/2013...

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