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Title: Energy 101: Wind Turbines - 2014 Update

See how wind turbines generate clean electricity from the power of wind. The video highlights the basic principles at work in wind turbines, and illustrates how the various components work to capture and convert wind energy to electricity. This updated version also includes information on the Energy Department's efforts to advance offshore wind power. Offshore wind energy footage courtesy of Vestas.
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
1133200
Resource Type:
Other
Research Org:
DOEEE (USDOE Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy (EE) (United States))
Sponsoring Org:
USDOE
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
17 WIND ENERGY WIND TURBINES; RENEWABLE ENERGY; WIND; GREEN ENERGY; ALTERNATIVE ENERGY