IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc. - Wind Tunnel Tests on a Wind Turbine with Contractor and Diffuser Arrangement

2007 International Conference on Power Engineering, Energy and Electrical Drives

Author(s): J Fletcher ; F Wang ; L Bai ; J Whiteford ; D Cullen
Publisher: IEEE - Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers, Inc.
Publication Date: 1 April 2007
Conference Location: Setubal, Portugal, Portugal
Conference Date: 12 April 2007
Page(s): 1 - 5
ISBN (CD): 978-1-4244-0895-5
ISBN (Paper): 978-1-4244-0894-8
DOI: 10.1109/POWERENG.2007.4380208
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This article illustrates the improved wind energy capture of a standard small-scale wind turbine with a novel contractor and diffuser. The contractor and diffuser arrangement is used to accelerate... View More

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