Wind Energy

Are Wind Turbines Illegal?

Are Wind Turbines Illegal?

Wind turbines are a fun and calm way to produce clean electricity. 

Can Wind Turbines Cause tornadoes?

Can Wind Turbines Cause Tornadoes?

Wind turbines have taken renewable energy to the next level. These renewable energy machines are starting to appear everywhere. 

Can You Farm Around Wind Turbines

Can You Farm Around Wind Turbines

Wind turbines generate a lot of mixed feelings (as well as electricity), but how do the people who own the land or work the land around them feel?

Can wind turbines be placed anywhere?

Can wind turbines be placed anywhere?

Wind turbines, as far as the eye can see, swirling happily, without breeze, in amongst the city skyscrapers. 

What is Yaw control in wind turbines?

What is Yaw control in wind turbines?

How do wind turbines know where to turn to catch the wind? This is something that everyone has wondered about…

What is a dump load for wind turbines?

What is a dump load for wind turbines?

A dump load, known as a diversion load or dump resistor, is an essential safety feature of wind turbines. 

Is Lithium Used in Wind Turbines?

Is Lithium Used in Wind Turbines?

Have you ever wondered, ‘How do wind turbines work on days when there is no wind?’ Well – this is when the battery saves the day. 

why induction generator is used in wind turbines

why induction generator is used in wind turbines

The main function of a wind turbine generator is to transform the kinetic energy captured by the wind turbine blades into electrical energy.

Is coal used to make wind turbines?

Is coal used to make wind turbines?

Does renewable energy mean the electricity generated was sourced from ‘naturally replenishing’ sources and without fossil fuels, but are wind turbines completely free of coal?

Is there oil in a wind turbine?

Is there oil in a wind turbine?

Wind turbines are visual symbols of the green energy movement.  We see them clearly on our horizons, beckoning us towards ideals of zero-carbon output energies.  How much of this representation is true, though?  It does not take much digging to unearth the less than sustainable factors of wind farms.  The turbines themselves are made of…