Components of a Wind Project

Although wind projects vary in scale, the same general components comprise any size project. The typical modern wind energy project consists of three major systems: wind turbines mounted on towers, an electrical collection system, and transmission/interconnection facilities. Most projects also include access roads, O&M facilities, and meteorological towers.

Wind turbine in Stratford, Texas. Photo courtesy of Generation Energy and AWEA.
Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable Energy Eco Friendly

Renewable energy is energy that is generated from sunlight, rain, tides, geothermal heat and wind. These sources are naturally and constantly replenished, which is why they are deemed as renewable.

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