Challenges and solution technologies for the integration of variable renewable energy sources—a review

  title={Challenges and solution technologies for the integration of variable renewable energy sources—a review},
  author={Simon Robert Sinsel and Rhea L. Riemke and Volker H. Hoffmann},
  journal={Renewable Energy},
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  • 2012
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