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All eyes on wind

Bell, K.R.W. and Ault, G.W. and McDonald, J.R. (2006) All eyes on wind. Power Engineer, 20. pp. 30-33. ISSN 1479-8344

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Abstract

The wind resource in Britain is among the bestin Europe but, as the development of wind farms gathers pace, industry is raising questions over security of supply and the viability of today’s transmission network to cope with an influx of intermittent generation. Answers are needed urgently, so what’s the solution?