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dc.contributor.author Dimitrova, J.
dc.contributor.author Slivkov, G.
dc.date.accessioned 2011-02-08T14:01:22Z
dc.date.available 2011-02-08T14:01:22Z
dc.date.issued 1998-04
dc.identifier.citation Dimitrova, J. & Slivkov, G. (1998) Domestic use of electrical energy from wind energy in Botswana, Botswana Journal of Technology, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 37-43 en_US
dc.identifier.issn 1019-1593
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10311/664
dc.description.abstract This paper presents an examination of the possibility of using wind turbines generating electricity for households in the remote rural areas of Botswana. On the basis of theoretical consideration of the wind system generating electricity, and the power demands of a typical Botswana rural household, some types of possible advanced systems are recommended. Comparative information is given about the costs of solar (photovoltatic) and wind power systems. From an analysis of the magnitude and the distribution of the wind in Botswana, conclusions are made about the areas where the wind system for electricity generation could be used during the whole or part of the year. en_US
dc.language.iso en en_US
dc.publisher University of Botswana, Faculty of Engineering and Technology, http://ajol.info/index.php/bjt en_US
dc.subject Renewable energy en_US
dc.subject Wind energy en_US
dc.subject Electrical energy en_US
dc.subject Botswana en_US
dc.title Domestic use of electrical energy from wind energy in Botswana en_US
dc.type Published Article en_US


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