Power Plant Construction and QA/QC Section 8.3 – Wind Energy Technology

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Engineering Technology Division. Power Plant Construction and QA/QC Section 8.3 Wind Energy Technology. Section 8.3 Wind Energy Technology. Overview. Wind Energy is Most Cost Effective Greatest New Capacity next few decades Wind Speeds Varies at Different Levels Affect on Vegetation - PowerPoint PPT Presentation

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  • Power Plant Construction and QA/QC

    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyEngineering Technology Division

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyOverviewWind Energy is Most Cost EffectiveGreatest New Capacity next few decadesWind Speeds Varies at Different LevelsAffect on VegetationAnemometer for Exact DeterminationCost Declined 90% Since 1981

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Power for Construction

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind PowerLargest 50 kW to 700 kW 25 to 350 homesArranged to Maximize Wind UsageTwo Different ArrangementUtility Grid 50 kW to 700 kWOff Grid 50 W to 50 kW

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Power Utility Grid

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Power Off Grid

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Turbine Blades

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Turbine Generator

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Turbine InternalsGear BoxGeneratorYawPitch

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Turbine Towers

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    Section 8.3 Wind Energy TechnologyWind Turbine Future

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    Questions?Section 8.3 Wind Energy Technology