Tag:generator:type=vertical_axis

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Vertical axis turbine Edit or translate this description.
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Vertical-axis wind turbines (VAWTs) are a type of wind turbine where the main rotor shaft is set vertically and the main components are located at the base of the turbine. This arrangement allows the generator and gearbox to be located close to the ground, facilitating service and repair.

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The world's tallest vertical-axis wind turbine, in Cap-Chat, Quebec

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