New Structures Sought to Harness Wind Energy

Wingo, Walter S.
September 1991
Design News;9/9/91, Vol. 47 Issue 17, p17
Trade Publication
Reports on the proposals for systematic design changes by the National Research Council for the development of economical electricity generators from wind-driven power systems. Structural failures in wind power plants installed in the early 1980s; Poor quality of the power plants; Failures of rotor blades and wind turbine rotor materials.


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