Meriden YMCA Mountain Mist Day Camp

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Turbine and Tower Details: Eoltec Scirroco 6kW Turbine on a 106 ft. guyed tube tower

Location: 576 High Hill Road, Meriden, CT

 

Site Information

 

Test Site Characteristics

 

Tower Coordinates (Source: Google Earth) 41.501506°N, -72.749607°W
Elevation 540 (165m)
Predicted Annual Average Wind Speed (Source: AWS True Wind) 5.2 m/s at 30m

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Meriden YMCA Wind Project Preliminary Site Layout Notes

  • Orange arrow indicates direction and height of tilted down tower. Tower height is 106 feet.
  • Dashed blue/pink lines indicate expected path of underground data and power lines.
  • Small foundation pads will be located at anchor points.
  • Turbines will tilt southwest to minimize elevation difference at cross anchors.
  • Sensor cables for tower mounted monitoring equipment are run from the base of the tower to the Pavilion in underground conduit, 2.5” minimum diameter.
  • No known underground utilities present at site.  Meriden YMCA confirmed prior to start of installation.
  • Locations and dimensions in this site layout are approximate.

 

 

Nearby Wind Rose Data for Meriden, CT (Source: AWS TrueWind 2003)

 

 

 

 

 Photo Simulation: North Facing View (Above), South Facing View (Below)

 

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