GE Wind Turbine 1.5 Specifications?

Answer With over 20 years of experience and a worldwide presence in wind power production, General Electric (GE) remains at the forefront of wind energy. As of 2010, GE has put into use over 13,000 1.5 MW... Read More »

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Wind Turbine Specifications?

Wind turbines usually consist of a rotor vane that rotates because of the action of wind, thus generating electricity. Wind turbines can be added to houses to generate electricity for a home or can... Read More »

How much wind can a large wind turbine take?

Wind turbines are designed to begin electric production at wind speeds of 7 to 13 miles per hour. They reach maximum efficiency with wind speeds of 25 miles per hour. Wind speeds that exceed 40 to ... Read More »

What is the wind speed needed to run a wind turbine?

The U.S. Department of Energy considers a wind speed of 14.5 miles per hour, measured 80 meters off the ground, necessary to run a wind turbine. The wind speed must be measured and averaged over th... Read More »

How many 3000 watt pizza ovens can be preheated to 300 degrees using one 50 foot diameter wind turbine assuming 15 mph wind speed?