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repower_technologies_decision_tree.pdf
Description of the EPA tool for site assessments.
Date: October 2015

WindPermitToolkit_WA_Sept-2015.pdf
Document designed to assist communities in permitting for wind energy systems. Three solutions for wind-friendly permitting are proposed: Include Wind Energy in Comprehensive Plans Implement a Wind Energy Ordinance Adopy an Energy Overlay Zone
Date: September 2015

windvisionscreenshot.PNG
Tool to explore state by state scenarios from the US Department of Energy's 2015 Wind Vision.

RD_FactSheet_RBS_REAP_RE_EE.pdf
Description of the program in a question and answer format.
Date: 2015

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avian-bat-protocols.pdf
Standardized pre- and post-construction survey methods that are intended to provide for consistent data collection, efficient agency coordination, and well informed project development and operation.
Date: 2014

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Illinois Handbook_Final text_11-10-03.pdf
This handbook was prepared by Windustry for the Illinois Institute for Rural Affairs at Western Illinois University in Macomb, Illinois and published January 1, 2004. The purpose of this handbook is to inform the reader about wind as a resource for generating electricity, with emphasis on Illinois as a potential host for small-scale and large-scale…
Date: 2004

Small_Wind_Calculator_2013.xls
Spreadsheet allowing a user to input values and estimate project costs. The tool provides estimates using a Bergey, Jacobs, or Endurance model of turbine.
Date: 2011-2012

1-SWSA-Terms-and-Definitions.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-4-1-LO-SWSA-Re-evaluating-alphas.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-3-3-Teaching-ideas-Displacement-height.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-3-1-LO-SWSA-Displacement-height.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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http://windlibrary.org/plugins/Dropbox/files/smallwindtraining/3-2-3-Teaching-ideas-What-do-you-see-at-a-site.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-2-1-LO-SWSA-What-do-you-see-at-a-site.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-1-3-Teaching-ideas-Quality.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-1-2-SWSA-test-questions.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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3-1-1-LO-SWSA-Quality.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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2-3-Teaching-ideas-Quantity.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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2-2-SWSA-Lesson-2-Test-Questions.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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2-1-LOs-SWSA-Quantity.pdf
Part of Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum
Date: 2011

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With support from the Minnesota Office of Energy Security, Windustry partnered with wind installer experts to develop a Small Wind Installer Training Curriculum designed to prepare technical students for engagement in the growing small wind industry. Working with two of the nation's foremost small wind installers and trainers, Windustry created a…

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This illustrated glossary contains definitions, photos, and graphic illustrations of equipment used in a typical electric power generation, transmission and distribution system.

22223.pdf
This handbook presents industry-accepted guidelines for planning and conducting a wind
resource measurement program to support a wind energy feasibility initiative. These guidelines, which
are detailed and highly technical, emphasize the tasks of selecting, installing, and operating wind
measurement equipment, as well as collecting and analyzing…
Date: 1997

cw_pg_commwindguidebook.pdf
The Oregon Energy Trust, in collaboration with NW SEED, developed a Community Wind guidebook in 2006. This 106-page book introduces the basic concepts behind community wind development.
Date: ca. 2006

what_landowners_should_know.pdf
This article from the Wind Powering America program is designed to assist in agricultural outreach efforts. The article gives a quick run down of things landowners should consider before entering into a lease or easement agreement with a wind developer.

2005_model_wind_ordinance.pdf
Several counties in Southwestern Minnesota have developed a model zoning ordinance wind systems under 5MW for other counties in the state to refer to.
Date: 2005

This atlas estimates wind energy resource for the United States and its territories. and indicates general areas where a high wind resource may exist. This information is valuable to wind energy developers and potential wind energy users because it allows them to choose a general area of estimated high wind resource for more detailed examination.
Date: 1986

simpleC-BED.xls
This simple C-BED spreadsheet allows you to compares the benefits of front-loaded versus fixed rates.

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LandEBibliography.pdf
This is a list of publications that include useful information about wind energy easement and lease agreements.
Date: 2005

LandEBestPractices.pdf
A list of recommended best practices and public policies for wind developers, states, and local governments seeking to facilitate orderly and sustainable wind energy development. These policies and practices are designed to protect landowners, enhance economic development opportunities in wind energy, and broaden access to wind energy market…
Date: 2005