Project tests viability of offshore floating wind turbines

Apr 4, 2013

Project tests viability of offshore floating wind turbines

A rare type of floating offshore wind turbine is being tested about 1 km off Kabashima, a 9-sq.-km island with some 110 households in Nagasaki Prefecture. The wind turbine, with a 22-meter propeller arc diameter, generates 100 kwh and has been in operation since ...