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Tunnel Effect

Posted on: May 15th, 2008

If you take a walk between tall buildings, or in a narrow mountain pass, you will notice that the same effect is working: The air becomes compressed on the windy side of the buildings or mountains, and its speed increases …]
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Tunnel Effect

Posted on: May 15th, 2008

If you take a walk between tall buildings, or in a narrow mountain pass, you will notice that the same effect is working: The air becomes compressed on the windy side of the buildings or mountains, and its speed increases …]
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Tunnel Effect

Posted on: May 15th, 2008

If you take a walk between tall buildings, or in a narrow mountain pass, you will notice that the same effect is working: The air becomes compressed on the windy side of the buildings or mountains, and its speed increases …]
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Hill Effect

Posted on: May 11th, 2008

A common way of siting wind turbines is to place them on hills or ridges overlooking the surrounding landscape. In particular, it is always an advantage to have as wide a view as possible in the prevailing wind direction in …]
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Hill Effect

Posted on: May 11th, 2008

A common way of siting wind turbines is to place them on hills or ridges overlooking the surrounding landscape. In particular, it is always an advantage to have as wide a view as possible in the prevailing wind direction in …]
Read Full Story »

Hill Effect

Posted on: May 11th, 2008

A common way of siting wind turbines is to place them on hills or ridges overlooking the surrounding landscape. In particular, it is always an advantage to have as wide a view as possible in the prevailing wind direction in …]
Read Full Story »

Wind Speed Variability

Posted on: May 1st, 2008

The  wind speed is always fluctuating, and thus the energy content of the wind is always changing. Exactly how large the variation is depends both on the weather and on local surface conditions and obstacles. Energy output from a wind …]
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Wind Speed Variability

Posted on: May 1st, 2008

The  wind speed is always fluctuating, and thus the energy content of the wind is always changing. Exactly how large the variation is depends both on the weather and on local surface conditions and obstacles. Energy output from a wind …]
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Wind Speed Variability

Posted on: May 1st, 2008

The  wind speed is always fluctuating, and thus the energy content of the wind is always changing. Exactly how large the variation is depends both on the weather and on local surface conditions and obstacles. Energy output from a wind …]
Read Full Story »