Wind Power Generation in United States (2008)
The report – Wind Power Generation in United States – analyses the role of wind energy in U.S. energy mix. The report begins with a detailed overview of the U.S. electricity market with statistics for power generation, transmission and consumption along with role of key players in the electricity industry. Report then assesses the technology behind power generation using wind energy. In this section, various aspects of the wind turbines technology including components, benefits and areas of further research are discussed. The report further discusses the U.S. wind power market with information on current installation, recent projects, key application areas and other market statistics. Market drivers are analyzed along with challenges that need to be addressed. Government policies and incentives for developing wind power are also presented. Finally, the report examines the future prospects of the market and gives in insight into future trends that will help this market to grow.