Simplified wind power systems
|Authors & editors|
|Year of publication||1975|
English (main text)
|Scope & content||A simplified guide to wind power systems in the United States. Chapter headings: |
Section A: Basic Design. Includes: the design process, power required, the water pump, the electric power generator, electric power required, wind energy available, wind power, windmill size, and windmill efficiency.
Section B: Aerodynamic Design. Includes: Airfoils, airfoil aerodynamics, windmill blade angle determination, and hybrid blade angles.
Section C: Structural and Mechanical Design. Includes: Structural design, centrifugal force, windmill drag, torque, safety factor, load conditions, blade strength, and construction methods.
Section D: Power Systems. Includes: Energy storage, storage batteries, fuel cells, flywheels, pumped water, and inverters.
|Keywords||Archaeology & history|
Accession no. 229690
- Shelf location: G580-PAR
- Donor: Michael Dufau