New students visit wind energy facilities
At the end of the orientation weeks PPRE organised an excursion to Wind Energy Facilities in the Northwest of Germany.
Among others the fresh MSc-Students visited :
- a historical (130 years old) windmill, which is still in operation
- ENERCON - one of the biggest WEC manufacturer in the world
- UL/DEWI Wind-Turbine Test field, where different prototype Wind Energy Converters (WECs) are installed and tested
- a wind park, where students had the chance to climb up to the nacelle of a 65 m high WEC