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Archive: Category «Wind Power»

Wind power applications, Grid connected or not?

There are perhaps four distinct categories of wind power which should be discussed. These are: Small, non-grid connected Small, grid connected Large, non-grid connected Large, grid connected By small, we… Read more

Nov 20, 2012 | Edvard

Wind power applications, Grid connected or not?

Renewable Energy Outlook – Wind Power

With the exception of hydroelectric power, the wind-power industry is far more developed than most other types of renewable energy. Over the past decade, the technology associated with wind power… Read more

Mar 10, 2012 | Edvard

Windmills positioned to take advantage of the frequent and reliable winds

What’s Inside a Wind Turbine?

Cant see this video? Click here to watch it on Youtube. There are two basic types of wind turbine design – horizontal and vertical axis. At present, the horizontal axis… Read more

Dec 12, 2011 | Edvard

Ready for wind power? It’s time.

Galloping climate change and dwindling supplies of fossil fuels are driving ever-greater interest in renewable energy. As a result, wind energy is booming worldwide. Not since the heyday of the… Read more

Sep 15, 2011 | Edvard

Ready for wind power? It's time.

What Size Wind Turbine Do I Need?

The size of the wind turbine you need depends on your application. Small turbines range in size from 20 watts to 100 kilowatts. The smaller or “micro” (20–500-watt) turbines are… Read more

Jul 16, 2011 | Edvard

What Size Wind Turbine Do I Need?

Large and Small Wind Turbines are Different

Wind turbines are generally divided into two broad categories based on their rated capacity and their intended applications. Small wind turbines are typically less than 50 kW in size, but… Read more

Jun 29, 2011 | Edvard

Large and Small Wind Turbines are Different

What about the world’s wind resources?

When evaluating different methods of power generation some of the main questions inevitably concern the fuel proposed. Is there enough of it? Is it in the right places? It is… Read more

Jun 18, 2011 | Edvard

Causeymire Wind Farm

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