Parameterized tool for site specific LCAs of wind energy converters

  title={Parameterized tool for site specific LCAs of wind energy converters},
  author={Till Zimmermann},
  journal={The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment},
  • T. Zimmermann
  • Published 2012
  • Engineering
  • The International Journal of Life Cycle Assessment
PurposeThe purpose of this project was to provide a parameterized LCA tool that allows performing site specific life cycle assessments for different wind energy converter types by varying a limited number of relevant parameters. Hereby, it addresses the limited transferability of WEC LCA results to other sites as well as the increasing demand for such data.MethodsBasis of the work was an extensive primary data collection at the respective production facilities and other relevant stakeholders… Expand
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