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Oct608, 08:02 AM

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can someone explain in simple terms what does 1mw wind turbine mean?
how many houses can this power? if it is a 500w turbine, how many houses can this power? 


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Oct608, 09:48 AM

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Therefore, the number of houses in the US that can be powered by a 1 MW wind turbine would be 1,000,000 x 0.40 x 8760 / 10600 = 331 homes. CS 


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