Electric Industry terms important in understanding wind energy
February 17, 2008
by Glenn R. Schleede
This brief paper by energy expert Glenn Schleede explains several key terms that are needed to understand the critically important differences between the quality and value of (i) the intermittent, volatile and unreliable electricity
from wind turbines and (ii) the reliable and more valuable electricity from generating units that
can be called upon to produce electricity whenever it is needed.