How much power does a windmill generate?

Answer The power a windmill generates depends on the wind speed in miles per hour and the the diameter of the windmill. You can estimate the annual power output in kilowatts by using the formula: 0.01328 ... Read More »

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How much power will a 40-foot windmill generate?

The power generated by a 40-foot windmill cannot be determined without other information. The formula for calculating windmill power also takes into account windmill efficiency, which is often not ... Read More »

How much power does a nuclear power plant generate?

The Energy Information Administration states that the average nuclear power plant in the United States produced 12.4 billion kilowatt-hours of electricity in 2008. All together, the nuclear power p... Read More »

How much does a windmill power?

The amount of power generated by windmills depends on the strength of the wind and the height of the windmill (taller windmill towers catch more wind, generating more kwh). However, U.S. wind machi... Read More »

How much wind is necessary for windmill power?

A small-scale, grid-connected wind turbine systems requires annual average wind speeds of at least 10 miles per hour. Stand-alone systems not connected to the power grid typically require average w... Read More »