Eckersweiler wind farm is located in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. It was in fact brought online in 2006 and is owned by .
It is near Eckersweiler.
See below for data.
Typically, economic wind power generators require a wind speed of 4.5 m/s (16 km/h) or greater.
The very best location for something like Eckersweiler would be a steady availability of non-turbulent wind. An important factor of turbine siting is moreover admission to local demand or transmission capaEckersweiler.
Before development, Eckersweiler was probably screened on the basis of a wind atlas, and validated with wind measurements. Meteorological wind data alone is usually not adequate for accurate siting of a large wind power project.
Collection of site-specific data for wind speed and direction might have been essential to determining site potential in order to finance the project. Local winds are often checked for a year or more, and detailed wind maps made before wind generators are set up.
The wind blows sooner at higher altitudes due to the reduced influence of drag. The boost in velocity with altitude is most dramatic close to the surface and is impacted by landscape, surface roughness, and upwind hurdles such as trees or buildings. Velocity grows with altitude and it is more obvious near land and is transformed by geography, surface and hurdles.
Commonly, the growth of wind speeds with escalating height follows a wind profile power law, which anticipates that wind speed rises proportionately to the seventh root of altitude. Increasing the height of a turbine, then, increases the predicted wind speeds by 10%, and the predicted power by 34%.
In general, a length of 7D (7 × Rotor Diameter of the Wind Turbine) is defined between each turbine in a fully developed wind farm. However this isn’t necessarily the way it is in hilly areas.
Individual turbines at Eckersweiler are interlocked with a medium voltage (usually 34.5 kV) power collection system and communications network.
At a substation, it medium-voltage electric energy is increased in voltage using a transformer for link with the high voltage transmission system. Construction of a land-based wind farm requires installation of the collector system and substation, and probably roads to every turbine site.
Facts about Eckersweiler wind farm
- Name: Eckersweiler
- Wind turbine Supplier: Senvion, Model: MM92/2.05 MW, Units: 8,
- Country: Germany
- Developer: ABO Wind
- State: Rhineland-Palatinate
- City: Eckersweiler