Wind Power Generation Research output Analysis: seen through Scopus

M Venktesan, S Thanuskodi
2015 International Journal of Next Generation Library and Technologies   unpublished
This paper aims to analyze quantitatively the growth and development of wind power generation in world in terms of publication output as reflected in Scopus database during 1980 to 2014(35 years). Total of 20,779 papers published by the researchers in the field Wind Power Generation (WPG) in various archers to various domains. Firstly, among the subject category Engineering topped with 38% of documents, in source type category Conference Papers were 48% as document type and the most preferred
more » ... he most preferred journals were Renewable Energy 6%. Secondly the contributed institutions the North China Electric Company ranked first with 2.3% papers and the Country based analysis China ranked 1 st with 18% publications followed by USA 16% and India ranked 5 th with 5%. Finally Year wise analysis showed that WPG papers gradually increased with average 594 papers per year, in 2012 topped with 2706 papers and lowest 42 in the year 1989.