Today I would like to talk about wind energy in, basically, two parts. I would like to bring to your attention some of the developments that have occurred in the 20th century. Many of us who have gone through school in the last 25-30 years don't recall anywhere in our engineering education much information dealing with wind energy, and that may come as a surprise to you as it did to me, to learn how much has actually been done in the 20th century to develop large scale wind-driven machines. After I get through with that introduction I would like to briefly outline the program that the National Science Foundation and the Lewis Research Center have put together for the next five years.
Savino, Joseph M., "The U. S. Wind Power Program" (1974). UMR-MEC Conference on Energy. 12.
1st UMR-MEC Conference on Energy Resources (1974: Apr. 24-26, Rolla, MO)
Article - Conference proceedings
Solar and Wind Energy
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26 Apr 1974