Wind turbine

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 ?
 

cjl

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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.
 
cjl - hi
Thks for yr reply-I'll try to furnish some more information
 

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