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Conclusions

PART 1 placed urban wind energy in the context of key global energy, environmental and economic drivers. Growing environmental awareness and an increasing demand for solutions capable of helping bring about the transformation from dependency on fossil fuels to a sustainable energy future bodes well for the success of this sector, especially given predicted energy price rises and that large-scale turbines become ‘carbon positive’ within 3 to 12 months of their operation.