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Detlef Menke: Protection system for wind turbine. General Electric Company, James W Pemrick, Ernest G Cusick, Frank A Landgraff, August 31, 2010: US07786608 (20 worldwide citation)

A braking system for a wind turbine is provided, and the wind turbine includes a rotor having at least one blade. A generator includes a plurality of stator windings having a plurality of phases. The braking system includes a plurality of resistors, and at least one switch connected between the stat ...


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Hibbard Paul, Christiansen Claus: Lightning protection system for wind turbine blade. Vestas Wind Systems, Hibbard Paul, Christiansen Claus, PATENTGRUPPEN APS, April 7, 2005: WO/2005/031158 (7 worldwide citation)

The invention relates to a wind turbine blade comprising lightning protection means. At least one section of the tip of said blade is made in solid metal and is included as part of said lightning means. The invention also relates to a wind turbine, a method of providing lightning receptor means to a ...


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Joseph Lawrence Chacon, Richard Allen Hardison: Lightning protection system for wind turbine rotor blades. General Electric Company, Dority & Manning P A, August 1, 2017: US09719495

The present disclosure is directed to a lightning protection system for a wind turbine rotor blade. The lightning protection system includes a lightning conductive circuit having at least one electrical conductor and at least one semiconductor. The semiconductor is configured for placement at a blad ...


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Victor March Nomen, Francisco Javier Bandres Gomez, Javier Iriarte Eleta: Lightning protection system for wind turbine blades with conducting structural components. GAMESA INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY S L, Ladas & Parry, November 13, 2018: US10125744

The invention provides a lightning protection system for a wind turbine blade (10), whose structure comprises two structural shells (11, 13) with two caps (19, 21) formed by carbon fiber laminates and two spars (15, 17). In addition to a first subsystem formed by one or more lightning receptors conn ...


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Javier Iriarte Eleta, Irune Moriana Garcia, Ion Arocena De La Rua, Inaki Hermosilla Azanza, Irene Alli Onos: Lightning protection system with integrated anti-icing system for wind turbine blades. GAMESA INNOVATION & TECHNOLOGY S L, Ladas & Parry, October 24, 2017: US09797381

Lightning protection system (LPS) with an integrated anti-icing system for wind turbine blades that comprises a smart protection system (10), an integrated IPS characterized by some conductive sheets (13) embedded in the carbon laminate of the wind turbine blade (1), some overvoltage dischargers (11 ...


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Menke Detlef: Protection system for wind turbine. Gen Electric, Yan Zhijun, Yang Songling, June 16, 2010: CN200910225059

A braking system (330) for a wind turbine is provided, and the wind turbine includes a rotor having at least one blade. A generator includes a plurality of stator windings having a plurality of phases. The braking system includes a plurality of resistors (350), and at least one switch (340) connecte ...


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Detlef Menke: Protection system for wind turbine. General Electric Wind Energy, Ge Energy General Electric, C O Ernest G Cusick, May 20, 2010: US20100123314-A1

A braking system for a wind turbine is provided, and the wind turbine includes a rotor having at least one blade. A generator includes a plurality of stator windings having a plurality of phases. The braking system includes a plurality of resistors, and at least one switch connected between the stat ...