" rel="stylesheet">
Skip Main Navigation
Page Content
This event has ended

Wind Energy- USDA STEM Teacher Seminar

Chemeketa Community College

Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT)

Wind Energy- USDA STEM Teacher Seminar

Ticket Information

Type End Quantity
Chemeketa Community College Ended Free  

Who's Going

Loading your connections...

Share Wind Energy- USDA STEM Teacher Seminar

Event Details

This course is one of four daylong seminars that will be provided throughout the 2012-13 school year. Chemeketa faculty will present these seminars from the Electronics, Physics, and Agriculture/Horticulture Departments to middle school/high school teachers, and they will be aligned to the Renewable Energy certificate—in the areas of Wind, Solar, Biofuels/Biomass, and/or Hydro/Geothermal Energy—and one seminar will focus on hydraulics. Teachers will leave each seminar with the tools necessary to create an one-hour project that they can do with their students.

Note: Participants must be a STEM teacher within the MWEC region

Seminar Content Outline

  • Overview
  • Research  
  • Physics of Wind
  • Wind velocity  & Direction Measurements
  • Wind Resource Assessment           
  • Wind Energy Economics                                                            
  • Wind Energy and Power
  • Aerodynamics of Wind Turbine Blades                       
  • Electrical safety/Climbing safety/Heavy equipment safety fundamentals
  • Small Turbines
  • Utility Scale Turbines                                   
  • Determining Project Sites
  • Assessment and Planning of Wind Projects
  • Installation and Commissioning of Wind Projects
Have questions about Wind Energy- USDA STEM Teacher Seminar? Contact Chemeketa Community College

When & Where

Chemeketa Community College- Building 4, Room 141
4000 Lancaster Drive Northeast
Salem, OR 97305

Thursday, May 9, 2013 from 8:30 AM to 3:00 PM (PDT)

  Add to my calendar


Wind Energy- USDA STEM Teacher Seminar
Salem, OR Events

Interested in hosting your own event?

Join millions of people on Eventbrite.

Please log in or sign up

In order to purchase these tickets in installments, you'll need an Eventbrite account. Log in or sign up for a free account to continue.