Potential for utilisation of wind energy in Volkswagen plant, BratislavaElectric Mobility
For Volkswagen Slovakia, an OEM, the objective was to analyse the potential for utilisation of the wind energy at its plant in Bratislava. In the internal discussion, VW was considering an installation of MW scale-wind turbine(s) to generate electricity for own consumption.
What were the technical options for installing a wind power plant in the VW compound? What is the wind potential at the site and how much energy would the plant generate? What are various alternatives for micrositing of the power plant installation?
The outcome of the consulting included a Study on the wind energy potential at VW site, estimation of the energy production, definition of the business model and review of various technical options for the technology and placement. (micrositing)