Comments and Corrections about the Savonius Super Rotor

Amendments to a previous article, this piece offers updated information about the Savonius Wind Generator System.



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The Savonius super rotor is a vertical wind generator design originally introduced to the U.S. in 1924.
PHOTO: MICHAEL HACKLEMAN
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A large-scale Savonius rotor can be constructed more cheaply than the more familiar propeller-driven wind generators.
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