Wind Turbines
2 Credit Hours
The Wind Turbines course will introduce students to the types of wind turbines, their development and their current status will be presented. The evolution of current models/sizes offered by existing companies will be traced from earlier models/sizes. The operating experiences, track record and number of turbines in operation will be evaluated for the major players in the industry. Students will be expected to carry out research and present reports on selected turbines or wind turbine manufactures.