Wind turbine wakes for wind energy

Larsen, Gunner C. and Crespo Martínez, Antonio (2011). Wind turbine wakes for wind energy. "Wind Energy", v. 14 (n. 7); pp. 797-798. ISSN 1095-4244.


Title: Wind turbine wakes for wind energy
  • Larsen, Gunner C.
  • Crespo Martínez, Antonio
Item Type: Article
Título de Revista/Publicación: Wind Energy
Date: October 2011
ISSN: 1095-4244
Volume: 14
Freetext Keywords: actuator disk;actuator line;atmospheric inflow;Blade Element Momentum theory;CFD;individual pitch;Lanchester-Betz-Joukowsky limit;orography effects;Particle Image Velocimetry;rotor modelling;system identification;trailing-edge flaps;turbulence modelling;wake;wake aerodynamics;wake interaction;wake meandering;wake turbulence;wind energy;wind farm;wind farm production;wind speed measurements;wind speed forecasting;wind tunnel modelling;wind turbine;wind turbine control;wind turbine load;wind turbine production
Faculty: E.T.S.I. Industriales (UPM)
Department: Ingeniería Energética y Fluidomecánica [hasta 2014]
Creative Commons Licenses: Recognition - No derivative works - Non commercial

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During recent years, wind energy has moved from an emerging technology to a nearly competitive technology. This fact, coupled with an increasing global focus on environmental concern and a political desire of a certain level of diversification in the energy supply, ensures wind energy an important role in the future electricity market. For this challenge to be met in a cost-efficient way, a substantial part of new wind turbine installations is foreseen to be erected in big onshore or offshore wind farms. This fact makes the production, loading and reliability of turbines operating under such conditions of particular interest.

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Item ID: 11779
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DOI: 10.1002/we.534
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Deposited by: Memoria Investigacion
Deposited on: 13 Nov 2012 10:31
Last Modified: 22 Sep 2014 10:51
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