2014 US Code
Title 42 - The Public Health and Welfare (Sections 1 - 18445)
Chapter 100 - Wind Energy Systems (Sections 9201 - 9213)
Sec. 9206 - Wind resource assessment

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Publication TitleUnited States Code, 2012 Edition, Supplement 2, Title 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CategoryBills and Statutes
CollectionUnited States Code
SuDoc Class NumberY 1.2/5:
Contained WithinTitle 42 - THE PUBLIC HEALTH AND WELFARE
CHAPTER 100 - WIND ENERGY SYSTEMS
Sec. 9206 - Wind resource assessment
Containssection 9206
Date2014
Laws In Effect As Of DateJanuary 5, 2015
Positive LawNo
Dispositionstandard
Source CreditPub. L. 96-345, §7, Sept. 8, 1980, 94 Stat. 1143.
Statutes at Large Reference94 Stat. 1143
Public and Private LawPublic Law 96-345

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42 U.S.C. § 9206 (2014)

§9206. Wind resource assessment

The Secretary shall initiate a three-year national wind resource assessment program. As part of such program, the Secretary shall—

(1) conduct activities to validate existing assessments of known wind resources;

(2) perform wind resource assessments in regions of the United States where the use of wind energy may prove feasible;

(3) initiate a general site prospecting program;

(4) establish standard wind data collection and siting techniques; and

(5) establish, in consultation with the Administrator of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, the Administrator of the National Aeronautics and Space Administration, and the Administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency, a national wind data center which shall make public information available on the known wind energy resources of various regions throughout the United States.

(Pub. L. 96–345, §7, Sept. 8, 1980, 94 Stat. 1143.)

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