O'Reilly logo

Smaller Faster Lighter Denser Cheaper by Robert Bryce

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

APPENDIX F

AREAL POWER DENSITY FOR SIXTEEN WIND-ENERGY PROJECTS

1. ROSCOE WIND PROJECT, ROSCOE, TEXAS.1

    781.5MW on 100,000 acres.

    Calculation: 781,500,000 watts on 400,000,000 square meters = 1.95 W/m2

2. WAUBRA WIND FARM, NEAR BALLARAT, VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA.2

    192 MW on 173 square kilometers.

    Calculation: 192,000,000 watts on 173,000,000 square meters = 1.1 W/m2

3. LANGFORD WIND FARM, NEAR SAN ANGELO, TEXAS.3

    150 MW on 35,000 acres.

    Calculation: 150,000,000 watts on 141,640,000 square meters = 1.06 W/m2

4. LOS VIENTOS WIND PROJECT, WILLACY COUNTY, TEXAS.4

    200 MW on 30,000 acres.

    Calculation: 200,000,000 watts on ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required