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WIND POWER AND ENERGY





    anemometer
    average wind speed

    base
    balance-of-system
    blades

    constant-speed wind turbine
    cut-in speed
    cut-out speed

    Darrieus turbine
    design tip speed ratio
    domestic wind energy, fact and fiction
    downwind wind turbine
    drag

    feather
    furling

    grid-connected small wind electric system

    horizontal-axis wind turbine
    hub height

    inverter
    inverters and converters manufacturers: Canada
    inverters and converters manufacturers: Germany
    inverters and converters manufacturers: India

    leading edge
    log law

    mean power output (of a wind turbine)
    mean wind speed
    median wind speed
    micro wind turbine

    nacelle

    panemone
    pitch control
    power coefficient
    power curve
    power density
    projected area

    Savonius turbine
    small wind electric system balance-of-system components
    small wind electric system components
    small wind electric system economics
    small wind electric system installing and maintaining
    small wind electric system resource evaluation
    small wind electric system siting
    small wind electric system tower
    small wind electric system turbine
    small wind electric system workings
    small wind electric systems
    small wind electric water pumping systems
    small wind turbine annual energy output
    small wind turbine manufacturers: Canada
    small wind turbine site evaluating potential
    small wind turbine sizing
    solidity
    stall
    swept area

    tip speed ratio
    trailing edge

    upwind wind turbine

    variable-speed wind turbine
    vertical-axis wind turbine

    wind
    wind energy
    wind energy conversion system
    wind energy, environmental impact
    wind farm
    wind generator
    wind power curve
    wind power in stand-alone systems
    wind power density
    wind power plant
    wind power profile
    wind resource evaluation
    wind rose
    wind speed
    wind speed duration curve
    wind speed frequency curve
    wind speed profile
    wind turbine
    wind turbine braking
    wind turbine bridge
    wind turbine noise
    wind turbine rated capacity
    wind turbine tower height
    wind velocity
    windmill

    yaw

    zone of visual influence