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Archive for January, 2008

Wake Effect

Posted on: January 13th, 2008

Since a wind turbine generates electricity from the energy in the wind, the wind leaving the turbine must have a lower energy content than the wind arriving in front of the turbine. This follows directly from the fact that energy can …]
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Wake Effect

Posted on: January 13th, 2008

Since a wind turbine generates electricity from the energy in the wind, the wind leaving the turbine must have a lower energy content than the wind arriving in front of the turbine. This follows directly from the fact that energy can …]
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Wake Effect

Posted on: January 13th, 2008

Since a wind turbine generates electricity from the energy in the wind, the wind leaving the turbine must have a lower energy content than the wind arriving in front of the turbine. This follows directly from the fact that energy can …]
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The Roughness Rose

Posted on: January 12th, 2008

If we have measured the wind speed exactly at hub height over a long period at the exact spot where a wind turbine will be standing we can make very exact predictions of energy production. Usually, however, we have to …]
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The Roughness Rose

Posted on: January 12th, 2008

If we have measured the wind speed exactly at hub height over a long period at the exact spot where a wind turbine will be standing we can make very exact predictions of energy production. Usually, however, we have to …]
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The Roughness Rose

Posted on: January 12th, 2008

If we have measured the wind speed exactly at hub height over a long period at the exact spot where a wind turbine will be standing we can make very exact predictions of energy production. Usually, however, we have to …]
Read Full Story »