Wind Energy

  • Gabriele Zini
  • Paolo Tartarini


Together with solar radiation, wind power represents an important source for the hybrid renewable energy systems. Wind aerogenerators convert the kinetic energy in the wind to electric energy either for immediate grid connection or for storage. However, wind energy is also highly volatile, therefore a sound storage solution is required in order to reliably supply the load.


Wind Speed Wind Turbine Pitch Angle Wind Farm Brake System 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gabriele Zini
    • 1
  • Paolo Tartarini
    • 1
  1. 1.Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica e CivileUniversità di Modena e Reggio EmiliaItaly

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