TITLE

20 MW wind test bench starts up

PUB. DATE
September 2013
SOURCE
Modern Power Systems;Sep2013, Vol. 33 Issue 9, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article informs that Vestas has started up the largest and most powerful test rig in the wind industry, located at Vestas' global testing centre in Aarhus, Denmark, which is capable of testing the V164-8.0 mega watt (MW) wind turbine.
ACCESSION #
91518818

 

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