wind turbine

by jacques dichi
Tags: turbine, wind
jacques dichi
jacques dichi is offline
Mar8-13, 01:38 PM
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Suppose I've got a 6mw wind turbine with a very small wing span - 5 meters-,
what would the minimum wind speed needed to activate the generator ?
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cjl is offline
Mar8-13, 03:32 PM
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That would entirely depend on the design of the generator. That having been said, the wind speed to obtain full power would be very high.
jacques dichi
jacques dichi is offline
Mar9-13, 02:51 AM
P: 9
cjl - hi
Thks for yr reply-I'll try to furnish some more information

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