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October 2015


What Are Transient Loads, and How Do I Reduce the Effect On My Turbines?

In the wind industry today, there is more discussion than ever on loads in the drivetrain of turbines. A significant amount of work has been done over the past few years to show that transient loads, particularly transient torque reversal loads, are occurring more often than expected. NREL’s Gearbox Reliability Collaborative has discussed transients and […]
Doug Herr