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Wind turbines - recent developments

  1. Jul 12, 2008 #1
    Hello,

    I have been trying to find recent developments for wind turbines (post 2000) but so far haven't been successful.

    Does anyone have any ideas as to any recent developments that have occured (even if you arn't sure, just some ideas that I could research)?

    thank-you!
     
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  3. Jul 12, 2008 #2

    stewartcs

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    http://www.nrel.gov/wind/pubs_research.html

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  4. Jul 13, 2008 #3
    that is a huge resource
    i can't believe I haven't seen it before

    thank-you so much stewartcs, I really appreciate it!
     
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  6. Jul 13, 2008 #5

    Astronuc

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  7. Jul 14, 2008 #6
    wow, thanks you two for the extra information - its all really good :)
     
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  9. Jul 24, 2008 #8
    wow, thank you. Thats crazy translating the flipper of a whale into the blade of a turbine. I love how you can never seem to stop learning from nature.
     
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  12. Aug 1, 2008 #11
    I can't say to much for the obvious reasons, but like some articles that are on the net about these things say, they will be controlled.
     
  13. Aug 1, 2008 #12
    fair enough, cheers
     
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