Larson, Micah-2nd Hr

Wind Energy

1. Anywhere between the earths surface and the atmosphere.

2. By uneven heating of the earths surface by the sun.

3. International wind power, off shore wind power

4. Air above land heats up faster than land over water. The warm air over land rises and takes the colder air takes its place and creates wind.

5. Wind powered cars, wind/kite-powered cargo ships, wind powered water pumps.

Short time lapse of a 1.5 MW wind turbine installation at the National Renewable Energy Laboratory

This video is a short clip showing how they assemble a wind turbine.


Micah Larson