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Windmills and Camp Fires

Dec 07, 2018
In an age of Camp Fires and Paradise lost, let's remember Tvindkraft, the first industrial-scale windmill. You can also download the MP3 file from here
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Oldest Operating Wind Turbine In World Turning 40

Dec 06, 2018
Celebrating the birthday of a wind turbine might seem like a “snoozer” to some, but Tvindkraft was a moment in energy history as well as something of a movement. “However, word spread in the Danish population — and also outside the country — about the mill project, and people flocked from near and far to give their opinion. Tvindkraft is an example of the place where people get together a vision, putting our heads together and put forces in, paving new roads.” The article os from…
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Allan fra Tvindkraft i TV MidtVest

Aug 24, 2017
Det var verdens største vindmølle, da vingerne for første gang snurrede rundt på Tvindmøllen i 1978. I dag er dens produktion på to megawatt blot en dråbe af den samlede produktion. Men mens udviklingen på vindmølle området er blæst afsted, har en mand i næsten hele møllens levetid sørget for at holde den gamle foregangs-mølle i god stand. Allan Lund Jensen fylder snart halvfjerds og har passet vindmøllen i næsten halvdelen af sit liv. I dag skulle den males. I de karakteristiske rød-hvide…
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Volunteer windmill people wanted

Sep 23, 2016
People are needed to run the windmill, take care of guests, paint, lubricate bearings and tighten bolts, keep track of the production, participate in maintenance and technical development.There is the possibility for you to join climate actions, sports, and other common activities and events in Tvind.There is a lot to do. IS THIS SOMETHING FOR YOU?Contact: Britta: Mob: +45 2320 5673 or Tvindkraft was built by volunteers during 1975-1978. At the time it was the world’s biggest…
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The new frequency converter

May 21, 2015
The frequency converter is an electronic machine which is placed between the generator in the nacelle and the electric grid. The schools in Tvind get the electricity from the windmill through this frequency converter. When the windmill produces more electricity than the schools can use, we deliver it to the utility company (RAH). We have always had a frequency converter. It was one of the pioneering inventions that was made during the building of Tvindkraft. The frequency converter is needed…
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Invitation 40 års fødselsdag - TVINDKRAFT

Invitation til 40års Jubileum

Apr 22, 2015
Her kan du downloade Invitationen i PDF format
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