Assessment of Research Needs for Wind Turbine Rotor Materials Technology

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Wind-driven power systems represent a renewable energy technology. Arrays of interconnected wind turbines can convert power carried by the wind into electricity. This book defines a research and development agenda for the U.S. Department of Energy's wind energy program in hopes of improving the performance of this emerging technology.

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Committee on Assessment of Research Needs for Wind Turbine Rotor Materials Technology, National Research Council

Contents

1 FRONT MATTER; 2 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY; 3 1 INTRODUCTION; 4 2 STRUCTURAL LOADING CHARACTERISTICS; 5 3 MATERIALS PROPERTIES AND LIFE PREDICTION; 6 4 WIND TURBINE ROTOR DESIGN ISSUES; 7 5 MANUFACTURING PROCESSES FOR ROTOR BLADES; 8 6 ACTIVE CONTROL IN WIND TURBINES; 9 7 CONCLUSIONS AND RECOMMENDATIONS; 10 APPENDIX A: STATEMENT OF TASK; 11 APPENDIX B: COMMITTEE MEETINGS AND ACTIVITIES

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780309044790
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 120
  • ID: 9780309044790
  • ISBN10: 0309044790

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