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A multi-criteria port suitability assessment for developments in the offshore wind industry. / Akbari, Negar; Irawan, Chandra; Jones, Dylan; Menachof, David.

In: Renewable Energy, Vol. 102, No. Part A, 03.2017, p. 118-133.

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Akbari, Negar ; Irawan, Chandra ; Jones, Dylan ; Menachof, David. / A multi-criteria port suitability assessment for developments in the offshore wind industry. In: Renewable Energy. 2017 ; Vol. 102, No. Part A. pp. 118-133.

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