Grids: issues and resources

EWEA policy page: integration of wind energy into the grid

EWEA reports:

Tradewind report:  Integrating Wind: Developing Europe's power market for the large scale integration of wind-power (3.3MB)

Oceans of Opportunity (2.2MB)
Includes a map illustrating EWEA's 20 year offshore development master plan and Europe's offshore wind power development and concession zones

Economics of Wind Energy (March 2009) (1.7MB)
Chapter three: Grid and system integration issues

Wind Energy - The Facts
Grid Integration chapter - downloadable free of charge in PDF format

Large scale integration of wind energy into the European power supply: analysis, issues and recommendations (December 2005)

Position papers:

EWEA position papers on issues related to grids

Harmonising Europe's Grid Codes for the Connection of Wind Power Plants to the Electricity Network (100 KB)

Consultation on the TEN-E Green Paper EWEA response (108 KB)

Supported by Friends of the Supergrid

GRIDS 2010 Event Guide


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