Corpus ID: 157300652

Valuing public preferences for offshore wind power: A choice experiment approach

  title={Valuing public preferences for offshore wind power: A choice experiment approach},
  author={Andrew D. Krueger},
Low-income resident’s preferences for the location of wind turbine farms in the Eastern Cape Province, South Africa
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