One day specialized course on Wind Power Engineering

posted May 17, 2011, 3:06 AM by Pramod Ghimire   [ updated May 27, 2011, 5:28 AM ]
KAPEG is organizing a day very specialized course on Wind Power Engineering on 25th May 2011 at Dhulikhel. The course will be delivered by a renowned wind engineering professional Dr. Peter Freere. Peter has many years of experience in teaching and designing wind power system. His long term dedication and previous works are internationally acclaimed and published in many international journals and conferences.

This opportunity is open for all wind power engineering professionals, students and industrialists in Nepal. Please, send your seat reservation at
Email: or call at 011-490267 before 5pm 23rd May 2011.

Registration Fee: NRS 2500.00 (Registration can be done at the venue)

Venue: The Langtang View Resort, Dhulikhel - 1, Kavre

Note: Each participant will receive a certificate and a copy of Wind Energy Book free.


Course Syllabus

  1. Wind Turbines types, quick calculation and practical problems
  2. Wind Turbine Performance and economy, measurements and electrical power
  3. Wind turbine operation, towers, strength of steel, energy measurement, nature of wind, Animal effects
  4. Wind nature and local African wind turbine design
  5. Measuring wind, problems with wind turbines, mechanical wind turbines
  6. Installing wind turbines
  7. Anchors and foundations, ATA urban turbines, BCSE wtb wind turbine design guidelines, installation guidelines
  8. Further notes on wind turbines, small wind electric systems

Program Structure

  1. Registration and tea or coffee 8:00 to 8:30am
  2. Lecture session first 8:30 to 10:30am
  3. Tea break 10:30 to 10:45am
  4. Lecture Session second 10:45 to 12:45pm
  5. Launch break 12:45 to 1:45pm
  6. Lecture session 1:45 to 3:15pm
  7. Tea break 3:15 to 3:30pm
  8. Lecture session 3:30 to 4:30pm
  9. Assessment 4:30 to 5:00pm
  10. Certificate distribution 5:30 to 6:00pm