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a grouping of devices, consisting of a tower, propellers, alternator, generator, and storage batteries, designed to produce electricity by converting the mechanical force of wind on blades or a rotor into electricity.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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Correct estimation of the energy available in the wind can make or break the economics of
construction will have significant economic benefits.
operation will provide additional annual economic benefits.
Facilities are also available to manufacturers,
operators, and utilities for research and technical support.
Accurate representation of these cost streams is critical in estimating a
's cost of energy.
At the same time, there is a renewed political impetus to encourage further
Engineers then design the
, working with the utility companies and communities.
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