How Wind Turbines Work

Carrie and I have spent a lot of time in Germany, and though we are in Finland now, we’re still seeing lots of wind turbines.

Which led me to wonder how wind turbines work.

This video walks you through the pieces and parts of the large wind turbines. I found it very interesting. Though it’s not DIY, it’s good to know what is inside the machines providing power for much of the world.

“At the moment, it’s a windmill on a stick.”

And he’s got a great accent too.

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