How does wind energy convert to electricity?

1 Answer


Wind turbines are coupled to generators and they produce electrical energy.


Wind turbines are placed at a height with the help of a tower..The blades rotate by the force of wind.This turbine i s are coupled to electrical generator through suitable gears and control devices to generators. with the wind( Kinetic energy is converted into mechanical energy)enter image source here
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