Loyola University Chicago

Department of Physics

Similar Studies

Studies have been conducted around the world to analyze the potential for wind power.  Below are the links to several published studies conducted in the USA:

(1)  “Feasibility Study of Economics and Performance of Wind Turbine Generators at the Newport Indiana Chemical Depot Site”, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL):
http://www.nrel.gov/docs/fy14osti/58900.pdf

(2)  “Harnessing Wisconsin’s energy resources:  An initial investigation into Great Lakes Wind Development”, The Public Service Commission of Wisconsin:
http://www.renewwisconsin.org/wiwindinfoOLD.net/studies/Final%20WOW%20Report%201-15-09.pdf

(3)  Great Lakes Wind Energy Center Feasibility Study Final Feasibility Report”, by juwi GmbH and its subsidiary JW Great Lakes Wind LLC, with contributions from GLWEC Project Team members:
http://development.cuyahogacounty.us/pdf_development/en-US/GLWECFeasibilityRpt.pdf

(4)Feasibility Study -- Project Full Breeze” by the  Wind Energy Projects in Actions (WEPA) Full Breeze Project team at MIT, Cambridge, MA:
http://web.mit.edu/wepa/reports/Final%20Full%20Breeze%20Report.pdf

(5) “Feasibility Study of Renewable Energy Sources at the Emerson Plant in Ithaca, NY”, by Cronell Green Consulting Group,  Cornell University, Ithaca, NY:
http://www.cee.cornell.edu/academics/graduate/upload/Emerson-Final-Report-F2011.pdf

(6) “Report on the Feasibility of a Wind Power Project on the Berlin Pass, Williams College, Williamstown, MA:
http://web.williams.edu/wp-etc/ces/berlin-pass-wind.pdf