An Experiment on Power Properties in a Small-Scaled Wind Turbine Generator

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Abstract

This study configures a simple wind tunnel using a blower for generating wind energy, which is equivalent to natural wind, and a test system that measures properties of power. Also, the mechanical and electrical power in a small-scaled wind turbine are empirically measured to analyze the relationship between the mechanical and electrical power.

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Kim, J. , Yang, H. , Lee, K. , Song, S. , Park, S. and Shin, J. (2013) An Experiment on Power Properties in a Small-Scaled Wind Turbine Generator. Journal of Power and Energy Engineering, 1, 6-13. doi: 10.4236/jpee.2013.17002.

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