Revista de geografía Norte Grande
versión On-line ISSN 0718-3402
ESPEJO MARIN, Cayetano y GARCIA MARIN, Ramón. La energía eólica en la producción de electricidad en España. Rev. geogr. Norte Gd. [online]. 2012, n.51, pp.115-136. ISSN 0718-3402. http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-34022012000100007.
Over the first decade of the 21st century, the Spanish governments have outstandingly pledged their commitment to the development of renewable energies. Wind energy has actually enjoyed the leading development in this respect, in connection with the presence of regular winds that make its exploitation feasible. Additional factors contributing to its production are: the application of policies encouraging them and the existence of an innovative and competitive industrial sector, with global-ranging activities.
Palabras clave : Wind energy; energy policy; innovative industries.