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Unc Charlott Operations And Supply Chain Management Assignment Help - electric power generation.


Question - Large wind turbines with blade span diameters of over 100 m are available for electric power
generation. Consider a wind turbine with a blade span diameter of 100 m installed at a site subjected
to steady winds at 8 m/s. Taking the overall efficiency of the wind turbine to be 32 percent and the air
density to be 1.25 kg/m3, determine the electric power generated by this wind turbine. Also, assuming
steady winds of 8 m/s during a 24-hour period, determine the amount of electric energy and the
revenue generated per day for a unit price of $0.06/kWh for electricity.

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