Where is the limit when it comes to the height and length of a wind energy turbine. Surely there must be a point where we cannot possible build a longer wind turbine. Most experts believed that had reached this limit.
You know what they say about assumptions right? Well now we have a company that has designed and built a wind turbine blade that is 88.4 meters in length. This is almost unbelievable right.
The World’s Largest Wind Turbine Blade
The longer the blade the more power you can harvest from the wind. The longer the blade the more likely it will be hit by lightning. There is so much to consider when it comes accomplishing this feat.
Check out the work of a truely entrprenueral company with the world’s longest wind turbine blade.
About Gordon Smith Gordon's expertise in the area of industrial energy efficiency and alternative energy. He is an experienced electrical engineer with a Masters degree in Alternative Energy technology. He is the co-founder of several renewable energy media sites including Solar Thermal Magazine.