Wind energy has been one of the most controversial renewable energy types considering its acceptance by the public and different stakeholders. This chapter first discusses the role of different acceptance concerns of wind energy. Then examples are provided about most relevant acceptance concerns across Europe based on the results of a recent expert web-survey. The chapter concludes with some recommendations for wind energy planning practice.
|Title of host publication||Renewable Energy and Landscape Quality|
|Subtitle of host publication||COST Action TU1401|
|Place of Publication||Berlin|
|Publisher||Jovis Verlag GmbH|
|Number of pages||6|
|Publication status||Published - Sep 2018|