Aerodynamic and Performance Measurements on a SWT-2.3-101 Wind Turbine

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This paper provides an overview of a detailed wind turbine field experiment being conducted at NREL under U.S. Department of Energy sponsorship. The purpose of the experiment is to obtain knowledge about the aerodynamics, performance, noise emission and structural characteristics of the Siemens SWT-2.3-101 wind turbine.
Original languageAmerican English
Number of pages13
StatePublished - 2011
EventWINDPOWER 2011 - Anaheim, California
Duration: 22 May 201125 May 2011


ConferenceWINDPOWER 2011
CityAnaheim, California

NREL Publication Number

  • NREL/CP-5000-51649


  • noise emissions test
  • performance
  • structural blade modal tests
  • wind turbine aerodynamics
  • wind turbine design


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