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Wind Turbine Technology

1st Edition

By Ph.D., A. R. Jha

CRC Press

291 pages

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Highlighting the capabilities, limitations, and benefits of wind power, Wind Turbine Technology gives you a complete introduction and overview of wind turbine technology and wind farm design and development. It identifies the critical components of a wind turbine, describes the functional capabilities of each component, and examines the latest perf

Table of Contents

Chronological History of Wind Turbine Technology. Design Aspects and Performance Requirements. Design Aspects and Performance Capabilities of Wind Turbine Rotors. Wind Turbine Blade Design Requirements. Sensors and Control Devices Required for Dynamic Stability and Improved Performance under Variable Wind Environments. Stand-Alone Wind Turbine Systems. Wind Energy Conversion Techniques in Built Environments. Environmental Issues and Economic Factors Affecting Wind Turbine Installation. Index. Each chapter begins with an Introduction and concludes with a Summary and References.

About the Author

Dr. A.R. Jha is a Senior Consulting Scientist.

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Environmental / General
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Alternative & Renewable
TECHNOLOGY & ENGINEERING / Power Resources / Electrical