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Identifying predictors of capacity estimates for onshore wind-power development in a region of the UK. Energy Policy, 39:4563–4577. Kaldellis, J. , Kapsali, M. (2012). Noise impact assessment on the basis of onsite acoustic noise immission measurements for a representative wind farm. Renewable Energy, 41:306–314. , Whitaker, P. (2005). The offshore wind power debate: views from cape cod. Coastal Management, 33:119–149. , Smith, E. R. A. N. (2010). Public understanding of and support for wind power in the United States.

9 Australia. /S um . /S pr. 10 Chart of prediction errors for various systems, tested over a period of 8 months on a wind site in Tasmania, Australia. architecture used is identical to the system used without a spline except that the data used as inputs (and outputs) were interpolated using a spline of 2, 5, and 10 points. The differences between these results are small, but the difference between these three results and the results using no spline or a persistence model is significant. It is thus concluded that the results were improved by using some degree of spline.

Devine-Wright and Howes (2010) argue that local opposition arises as a kind of place-protective action, which is triggered when emotional attachment of place-related identity is threatened. Eltham et al. (2008) illustrate that uncertainty and negative perceptions of the developers’ motives, distrust of the developers, and disbelief in the planning system can have a negative influence on the outcome of wind farm projects; see also DevineWright (2005). In a review, Devine-Wright (2011) interestingly argues that breaking the cycle of NIMBYism will require new approaches how to think and practice public engagement in order to obtain a better connection between national policy making with the areas affected by specific projects.

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