Wind Turbine Increases Efficiency by 25%

The primary challenges to the widespread adoption of renewable energy are cost and intermittency.  This product reduces cost of windpower and expands the range of sites for which it is practical.  The second aspect reduces the effective intermittency of a network of interconnected wind turbines and wind farms.  This allows for a larger percentage replacement of electric power generation with wind.

http://www.businesswire.com/news/home/20130131006018/en

http://www.zeitnews.org/applied-sciences/energy/ge-unveils-worlds-most-efficient-wind-turbine-brilliant-25-120

This unit is designed for       Going lower in wind speed greatly expands the area that is practical for installing wind power.  https://handlemanpost.wordpress.com/2011/10/04/wind-map-of-us-great-plains-is-just-loaded-with-windpower/

See related post https://handlemanpost.wordpress.com/2012/12/19/an-interesting-blog/

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