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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

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Research Project: PRODUCTION OF QUALITY POWER AND/OR HEAT FOR ON-FARM OPERATIONS

Location: Renewable Energy and Manure Management Research

Publications (Clicking on the reprint icon Reprint Icon will take you to the publication reprint.)

Effect of wind speed on performance of a solar-pv array - (Proceedings)
(15-Feb-13)
Effect of blade flutter and electrical loading on small wind turbine noise - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Broneske, S. 2013. Effect of blade flutter and electrical loading on small wind turbine noise. Renewable Energy. 50:1044-1052.
Adding concentrated solar power plants to wind farms to achieve a good utility electrical load match - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Moss, T.A. 2013. Adding concentrated solar power plants to wind farms to achieve a good utility electrical load match. Solar Energy. 92:298-312.
Using direct normal irradiance models and utility electrical loading to assess benefit of a concentrating solar power plant - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Myers, D., Boyson, W. 2012. Using direct normal irradiance models and utility electrical loading to assess benefit of a concentrating solar power plant. Solar Energy. 86:3519-3530.
Increasing the percentage of renewable energy in the Southwestern United States - (Proceedings)
Vick, B.D., Holman, A.J. 2010. Increasing the percentage of renewable energy in the Southwestern United States. In: Proceedings of the 2010 American Wind Energy Association Annual Conference, May 23-27, 2010, Dallas, Texas. 2010 CDROM.
Analysis of off-grid hybrid wind turbine/solar PV water pumping systems - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Neal, B. 2012. Analysis of off grid hybrid wind turbine/solar PV water pumping systems. Solar Energy. 86(5):1197-1207.
Comparison of measured direct normal irradiance data to values calculated using the DISC model for Texas Panhandle - (Proceedings)
Vick, B.D., Myers, D. 2011. Comparison of measured direct normal irradiance data to values calculated using the DISC model for Texas Panhandle. National Solar Conference. 40:103-110.
Experimental investigation of solar powered diaphragm and helical pumps - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Clark, R. 2011. Experimental investigation of solar powered diaphragm and helical pumps. Solar Energy. 85:945-954.
Characterization of a nine-meter sensor-equipped wind turbine blade using a laser measuring device - (Proceedings)
(25-Jan-11)
Developing wind and/or solar powered crop irrigation systems for the Great Plains - (Peer Reviewed Journal)
Vick, B.D., Almas, L. 2011. Developing wind and/or solar powered crop irrigation systems for the Great Plains. Applied Engineering in Agriculture. 27(2):235-245.
Solar energy use in U.S. agriculture. Overview and policy issues - (Government Publication)
Xiarchos, I., Vick, B.D. 2011. Solar energy use in U.S. agriculture. Overview and policy issues. U.S. Department of Agriculture, Office of the Chief Economist. 86 p.
A detailed look at turbulence intensity - (Proceedings)
(21-May-10)
Increasing the percentage of renewable energy in the Southwestern United States - (Other)
Vick, B.D., Holman, A. 2010. Increasing the percentage of renewable energy in the Southwestern United States [poster]. In: Proceedings of the 2010 American Wind Energy Association Conference, May 23-27, 2010, Dallas, Texas. 2010 CDROM.
Developing a hybrid solar/wind powered irrigation system for crops in the Great Plains - (Proceedings)
Vick, B.D. 2010. Developing a hybrid solar/wind powered irrigation system for crops in the Great Plains. In: Proceedings of Solar 2010 National Conference, May 17-22, 2010, Phoenix, Arizona. 2010 CDROM.
Usda's Vick Tells Radio Audience Wind Farms Mean Huge Water Savings - (Trade Journal)
Vick, B.D. 2009. USDA's Vick tells radio audience wind farms mean hugh water savings. The Texas Renewable Energy Industries Association (TREIA) On-Line Newsletter. Nov/Dec 2009. p.22-23.
Last Modified: 9/29/2014
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