How much noise do wind turbines make?

Answer A working wind turbine farm produces an indicative noise level of 35 to 45 at 350 meters (just over 1,100 feet), which would be the average distance of the nearest house. For comparison, that is ab... Read More »

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How much electricity do wind turbines make?

A small wind turbine can generate up to 100 kilowatts of electrical power. Smaller turbines may be combined with batteries or generators provide needed wattage. Wind turbines commonly provide elect... Read More »

How much area do wind turbines require?

The size of the area needed by a wind turbine depends on several factors including the size of your turbine, whether you need room for an access road, local zoning laws that might require setbacks ... Read More »

How much do wind turbines cost to build?

In 2009, commercial wind turbines ranged from $1 to $2 million. Installation of a small wind turbine can range from $6,000 to $22,000. The cost depends on the service agreement with the company and... Read More »

How much energy do wind turbines produce?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy, as of April 2009, the country produces about 28,635 megawatts of wind power. Generation per turbine varies by size. For example, the Tennessee Valley Aut... Read More »