Wind Energy Archive

Wind Power Plants

Wind Power Plant Name Location Installed Capacity Type Gansu Jiuquan China 5,160 Onshore Inner Mongolia East China 4,211 Onshore Heibei China 4,160 Onshore Jilin China 3,915 Onshore Inner Mongolia West China 3,460 Onshore Jiangsu China 1,800 Onshore  …

Top Wind Energy Countries

by Clint Ouma As the worldwide political focus on clean energy technology continues to grow, the wind energy industry has received heavy support from governmental bodies all over. Top Wind Energy Countries: Wind Turbines scattered along a highway in Xinjiang, China The European …

Top Wind Energy Companies

Wind Energy: 5 Companies Leading the Energy Revolution By Jenny Griffin With the green energy race heating up, many new wind energy companies are taking big steps forward in making wind produced electricity more efficient, affordable, and generally more accessible for individuals, energy …

Parts of a Wind Turbine

The main equipment needed to harness wind energy is a wind turbine – consisting of a tower, frame, turbine blades, and generator. Other parts are required to deliver useable electricity, such as inverters, cabling, batteries, charge-controllers, and meters if selling wind produced electricity …

How does wind energy work?

By Greg Whitburn Wind energy uses no ongoing resources except wind. No constant resource extraction, refinement, or transport needed. Wind is a clean and infinite energy source which is immune to the fluctuations and volatility of the fossil fuel industry. Although our current …