An Animated Wind Web Site
The U.S. Department of Energy has recently redesigned its wind power web site. It now features animated graphics on how wind turbines work. These turbine graphics also include cutaway diagrams that clearly illustrate how turbines produce electricity.
The site is ideal for teachers and students. Other aspects include the basics of wind energy, projects funded by the federal government, current turbine technology and research and links to other wind energy sites.
The web site is located at www.eere.energy.gov/
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