BS EN IEC 61400-5:2020 - Wind energy generation systems. Wind turbine blades
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BS EN IEC 61400-5:2020

Wind energy generation systems. Wind turbine blades

Status : Current, Under review   Published : August 2020



IEC 61400-5:2020 specifies requirements to ensure the engineering integrity of wind turbine blades as well as an appropriate level of operational safety throughout the design lifetime. It includes requirements for:
  • aerodynamic and structural design,
  • material selection, evaluation and testing,
  • manufacture (including associated quality management),
  • transportation, installation, operation and maintenance of the blades.
The purpose of this document is to provide a technical reference for designers, manufacturers, purchasers, operators, third party organizations and material suppliers, as well as to define requirements for certification.

Standard NumberBS EN IEC 61400-5:2020
TitleWind energy generation systems. Wind turbine blades
StatusCurrent, Under review
Publication Date13 August 2020
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)IEC 61400-23, EN 61400-23, EN ISO 9000, ISO/IEC 17021-1, ISO 9001, ISO 2394, EN ISO 9001, IEC 61400-24, EN IEC 61400-1, ISO 16269-6, IEC 61400-3-1, EN 61400-2, IEC 60050-415, EN IEC 61400-24, IEC 61400-3-2, ISO 9000, EN IEC 61400-3-1, IEC 61400-2, IEC 61400-1, ISO 10474, EN ISO/IEC 17021-1, EN 10204
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
International RelationshipsEN IEC 61400-5:2020,IEC 61400-5:2020
Draft Superseded By18/30355760 DC
DescriptorsCommunication networks, Performance testing, Turbines, Wind turbines, Wind-electric power stations, Data transfer, Data transmission, Control systems, Electric generators, Information exchange, Approval testing
Title in FrenchSystèmes de génération d'énergie éolienne Pales d’éoliennes
Title in GermanWindenergieanlagen Rotorblätter von Windenergieanlagen
ISBN978 0 580 97387 1
File Size2.137 MB

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