Wind energy is what form of energy?

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Wind is an example of motion (kinetic energy). Using this kinetic energy it is possible to generate electricity.

The kinetic energy of moving air initiates the force that turns a windmill's blades. It spins a drive shaft that in turn spins the shaft of a generator to make electricity. A gear box located along the drive shaft increases speed and optimizes power generation. Longer rotor blades mean a larger "rotor swept area," the total area covered by spinning blades, increasing the energy that can be captured and generating more electricity.

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