Glossary

Wind Speed

The rated wind speeds of commercial WEGs is around 12 to 14m/s. The WEGs are designed to extract the optimum output from the wind within a speed range of upto 25m/s.Beyond this all operations are stopped to avoid structural overload under severe weather.This is the cot out wind speed. For IEC Wind Class-III WEGs, the cut out value is in the range of 17-20m/s.

 
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