Why do people use windmills?

Answer According to Windmill World's history pages, windmills were originally created to replace the use of animals from the process of grinding grain between two stones, with development happening indepe... Read More »

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How big are N-90 windmills?

Nordex N-90 wind turbines are 2.5 megawatt turbines, capable of powering about 2,500 homes. The rotors are 90 meters in diameter and depending on where the turbine is needed, the tower is 70 meters... Read More »

Parts of Windmills?

Windmills, an ancient source of power generation, are enjoying a comeback. They have traditionally been used to drive pumps and mills by converting kinetic energy to mechanical energy or electric e... Read More »

Who makes windmills?

Windmills, also known as wind turbines, are manufactured by Aeronautica Windpower in the United States, Enercon in Germany, Windflow in New Zealand and Samsung Heavy Industries in Korea, to name a ... Read More »

How do I work windmills?

Working a wind power generator, or windmill, requires basic mechanical knowledge, some physical strength and an ability to scale modest heights. By keeping the rotors in proper working order, makin... Read More »