Dronten / Irene Vorrink wind project was installed in Flevoland, The Netherlands It was finished in 1996 and is owned by .
It is near Dronten.
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Wind farms, as a general rule demand wind speeds of 4.5 metres per second or higher.
The best place for a project like Dronten / Irene Vorrink would have a near constant flow of non-turbulent wind throughout the year, with a minimum chance of abrupt effective bursts of wind. An important factor of turbine siting is also admission to local requirement or transmission capaDronten.
Before building, Dronten / Irene Vorrink was probably screened on the foundation of a wind atlas, and validated with wind measurements. Meteorological wind data alone is usually not enough for exact siting of a large wind power project.
Assortment of site-specific data for wind speed and direction might have been vital to determining site potential as a way to finance the project. Local winds are often supervised for a year or more, and comprehensive wind maps created before wind generators are set up.
The wind hits more rapidly at higher altitudes as a result of reduced effect of drag. The surge in velocity with altitude is most extraordinary at the surface and is impacted by geography, surface roughness, and upwind obstructions such as trees or buildings. Velocity increases with altitude and is also more pronounced near land and is transformed by topography, surface and limitations.
Wind speeds increasing with altitude is part of a wind energy law. This forecasts wind speed rises with the 7th root of altitude. Doubling the elevation of a turbine, then, raises the anticipated wind speeds by 10%, and the anticipated power by 34%.
The distance of 7x Rotor Diameter is placed between each turbine, ie they’re spaced out so they don’t affect each other. But micrositing optimizes placement, specifically in hilly areas.
Dronten / Irene Vorrink turbines are linked via medium voltage lines and communications.
At a substation, this particular medium-voltage electric current is increased in voltage using a transformer for connection to the high voltage transmission system. Building of a land-based wind farm requires setting up the collector system and substation, and possibly access roads to every turbine site.
Facts about Dronten / Irene Vorrink wind farm
- Name: Dronten / Irene Vorrink
- Wind turbine Supplier: General Electric, Model: 1.5MW, Units: 19,
- Country: The Netherlands
- Developer: Nuon Renewables
- State: Flevoland
- City: Dronten