Articles | Volume 5, issue 1
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 427–437, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-427-2020
Wind Energ. Sci., 5, 427–437, 2020
https://doi.org/10.5194/wes-5-427-2020

Research article 31 Mar 2020

Research article | 31 Mar 2020

Analytical model for the power–yaw sensitivity of wind turbines operating in full wake

Jaime Liew et al.

Data sets

LES of wake flow behind 2.3 MW wind turbine S. J. Andersen https://doi.org/10.11583/DTU.12005421.v1

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Short summary
In wind farms, the interaction between neighboring turbines can cause notable power losses. The focus of the paper is on how the combination of turbine yaw misalignment and wake effects influences the power loss in a wind turbine. The results of the paper show a more notable power loss due to turbine misalignment when turbines are closely spaced. The presented conclusions enable better predictions of a turbine's power production, which can assist the wind farm design process.