5 x 1 kW The Netherlands

The Wind Factory installed and commissioned 5 small wind turbines for RWE designated for a research centre for renewable energy systems near the main University complex ‘Zernike’ in Groningen, The Netherlands. The project is called Entrance / Energy Academy,  The mini wind park consists of a 100W Energyball, a 600W Ampair, a 1000W Whisper, a Passaat 1.400W and a Skystream of 2.400W. All turbines are pole mounted with 12m hub height including wind measurement equipment and data logging system for analyzing the outputs.


System grid-connected
Capacity 5 x 1kW
Construction 12 m tube tower
Year of construction 2012
Client Utility / Research centre
Country / region The Netherlands, Groningen