Skip to main content


(L-R) Edward Summers, CEO of REM in Germany, discusses the technology of his companies super finished planetary gearbox for a 2.3 mega-watt wind turbine to (DENNIS SCHROEDER / ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS) ** (L-R) Edward Summers (cq) , CEO of REM in Germany, discusses the technology of his companies super finished planetary gearbox for a 2.3 mega-watt wind turbine to Mark Willers (cq) of Minwind Energy, Monday May 16, 2005 at the Windpower 2005 Conference and Exhibition of the Denver Convention Center. The turbine weighs 10 tons, sits 120 meters above the ground and is turned by three 70 meter blades. One revolution of the propeller gets accelerated by the gears into 92 revolutions to the generator. The high finish on the gears make the conversion 97 percent efficient . (DENNIS SCHROEDER / ROCKY MOUNTAIN NEWS) ** Edward Summers (cq) , Mark Willers (cq)

small (250x250 max)
medium (500x500 max)
Large
Extra Large
large ( > 500x500)
Full Resolution
  •  
Loading content ...
you wish to report:


...
Select the collections to add or remove from your search
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
J
K
L
M
N
O
P
Q
R
S
T
U
V
W
X
Y
Z
 
OK