People’s preferences towards wind farms at the coast of Muğla

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2018
Tüzgel, Yılmaz Bahadır
Turkey is one of the countries which has wind energy policies and prospective aims. Hence, wind energy developments have been maintained for the last decade more than ever across the country. Muğla, as sixth province with highest wind energy potential, gets its share by hosting ongoing projects. It is also known for its tourism sector and the sector gets its strength from the unique environmental values of the province. This study investigates opinions and choices of two main stakeholders of tourism sector -tourists and tourism employees- on wind farms through a structured questionnaire survey method in Muğla Province. Additionally, their choices about site selection of the wind farms are taken into account by using Geographic Information Systems.

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Y. B. Tüzgel, “People’s preferences towards wind farms at the coast of Muğla,” M.S. - Master of Science, Middle East Technical University, 2018.