Wind Power at the WDM
Harnessing the power of the wind to reduce our reliance on non-renewable sources of energy.
turbines have been installed outside the
Each turbine stands 15 metres (50 feet) tall, with 3 metre
(9 foot) diameter blades. Manufactured by Raum Engineering
Winds of Change, a
permanent interactive exhibit, explains how the turbines generate
electricity, tracks the amount of electrical energy
currently being produced by the turbines, and offers a
history of wind power in
Read more about the WDM wind turbines and
Winds of Change by WDM volunteer Kathy Morrell.
Below: Winds of Change exhibit panel describes how wind is created and a second panel allows visitors to create wind and watch as it is transformed into enough energy to light a miniature barn.