Advantages And Disadvantages Of Wind Energy

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Wind energy(overview) 1 R.G.LOKKESH , 2 v.lokesh 1 UG STUDENT DEPARTMENT OF EEE, 2 UG STUDENT DEPARTMENT OF EEE R.M.K ENGINNERING COLLEGE ,CHENNAI,INDIA Abstract- in this paper we have discussed the full summary of wind power,and also why the wind energy was not widely accepted, advantages and disadvantages of wind power and types of wind energy and how to eliminate the disadvantages of wind energy. This paper also explains how the new innovative technologies have eliminates the disadvantages of wind energy and conventional wind turbines. Keywords- HAWT, VAWT,PV INTRODUCTION: On a global scale, wind turbines are currently generating about as much electricity as eight large nuclear power plants. That includes not only utility-scale turbines, but also small turbines generating electricity for individual homes or businesses (sometimes used in conjunction with photovoltaic solar energy). A small, 10-kW-capacity turbine can generate up to 16,000 kWh per year, and a typical U.S. household consumes about 10,000 kWh in a year. A typical large wind turbine can generate up to 1.8 MW of electricity, or 5.2
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