September 15, 2008

A 2008 Analysis of Wind Power in New Zealand

Research and Markets ( has announced the addition of the "Analyzing Wind Power in New Zealand" report to their offering.

As of early 2008, wind power in New Zealand has an installed capacity of 321 MW, nearly double the 2006 capacity. Wind power now provides enough electricity to meet the needs of 145,000 New Zealand households, and supplies approximately 2.5% of the country's electricity demand. A further 172.6 MW of wind farms is under construction, with approval being sought for another 1985 MW.

This report - Analyzing Wind Power in New Zealand - presents a highly comprehensive research compilation of the fast developing wind power industry in New Zealand. The report also provides a look at the Global Wind Energy industry.

The report, Analyzing Wind Power in New Zealand, explores the importance of wind power in today's world. The report looks at the basics of the wind energy industry, economics, issues and barriers, and other such factors.

This report's offering includes a complete analysis of New Zealand's Wind Power Energy Industry, including an analysis of the companies operating in the industry, the regulatory framework in place, an industry profile, developments in the market, challenges facing the industry, technological developments in turbines, and lots more information is included.

An analysis of the major wind farms in New Zealand is also included in the report.

This research offering is a comprehensive A to Z guide on New Zealand's wind power industry.

 Key Topics Covered: - Brief Profile of the Global Wind Power Industry - Looking at Global Policies - Analyzing New Zealand's Wind Energy Industry - Analyzing New Zealand's Electricity Supply - Changing Regulatory Framework in New Zealand - Analysis of Wind Turbine Generation Technology in New Zealand - Wind Power Siting in New Zealand - Environmental Benefits from Wind Power for New Zealand - Noise Impact from Wind Turbines - Public Opinion towards Wind Farms - Dealing with Wind Farms on Private Property - Looking at Wind Farms as a Tourist Destination - Analyzing the Major Wind Farms in New Zealand - Leading Industry Contributors 

  Companies Mentioned: - Contact Energy - MainPower - Meridian Energy - Mighty River Power - NZ Windfarms Limited - Siemens - Tararua Wind Power Limited - TrustPower - Vestas - Windflow Technology 

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