Energy from wind – an ancient and proven method
People have utilised the power of wind for thousands of years. Wind wheels drive irrigation and drainage pumps, windmills grind cereals. Nowadays wind energy is not only converted into mechanical energy; an additional step turns it into electrical energy. The wind turns the rotor of the turbine and the rotor shaft drives a generator that produces electricity.
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