08 Aug '11, 1pm

A Smarter Wind Technology: In places like Texas, the turbines must withstand all kinds of weather extremes, from...

improvements in wind power technology , Kate Galbraith notes that many manufacturers have focused on vast increases in turbine size. Major strides have also been made in areas like how to pitch the blades, and monitoring wind speed and direction by using lasers.

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A Smarter Wind Technology

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