Glossary

Base

The structure below the generator of a wind turbine that supports the turbine, houses the meters and wires, and keeps the turbine high above the ground level to protect the surrounding area and people from the force of the blades.Also, to get the turbine above the surrounding buildings which could otherwise block the wind.

 
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