UI professor studies wind turbine durability


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University of Iowa researcher K.K. Choi used to study military vehicles, now he’s looking at improving wind turbines.

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Improving wind turbine reliability has become a national priority in recent years. The U.S. Department of Energy highlighted reliability in its July 2008 report on increasing wind generation to 20 percent of the nation’s electricity supply by 2030. Continue reading