This document can help the potential buyer of a water-pumping system determine whether a wind electric system is applicable. Step-by-step procedures for sizing and estimating the costs of a system are provided. Sections address subjects such as the estimation of water-pumping requirements, assessment of wind resource, selection of components, prediction of output and preparation of bid specifications.
Wind Electric Pumping Systems
Sizing and Cost Estimation
Wyatt, A. (1992). Wind Electric Pumping Systems: Sizing and Cost Estimation. Washington, DC: American Wind Energy Association.