Accession Number : ADA138841

Title :   Wind Power Generation Design Considerations.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.,

Corporate Author : CONSTRUCTION ENGINEERING RESEARCH LAB (ARMY) CHAMPAIGN IL

Personal Author(s) : Elischer,E ; Windingland,L M

PDF Url : ADA138841

Report Date : Dec 1984

Pagination or Media Count : 34

Abstract : Guidance is provided for the design of a wind power generation system suitable for Civil Works operational sites. The choice of components for a given system is discussed in terms of the highest efficiency possible at the proposed site. Guidance also is given for site selection to minimize environmental impact and maximize the rotor's wind exposure.

Descriptors :   *Wind machines, Site selection, Wind, Electric power production, Rotors, Electrical equipment

Subject Categories : Meteorology
      Electric Power Production and Distribution

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE