Enercon E-40/5.40

500,00 kW
  • ✔ Power data
  • ✔ 96 Pictures
  • ✔ 1 Model



Rated power:500.0 kW
Flexible power ratings:-
Cut-in wind speed:2.5 m/s
Rated wind speed:12.0 m/s
Cut-out wind speed:25.0 m/s
Survival wind speed:70.0 m/s
Wind zone (DIBt):-
Wind class (IEC):-


Diameter:40.3 m
Swept area:1,275.0 m²
Number of blades:3
Rotor speed, max:38.0 U/min
Tipspeed:80 m/s
Type:Enercon 3
Material:GFK / Epoxy
Power density 1:392.2 W/m²
Power density 2:2.6 m²/kW

Gear box

Type:with out. direct drive


Speed, max:38.0 U/min
Voltage:440.0 V
Grid connection:WR
Grid frequency:50.0 Hz


Hub height:42/48/65 m
Type:Steel tube/ concrete
Corrosion protection:painted
Manufacturer:Pfleiderer / CAL


Single blade:0.9 t
Rotor:2.7 t
Nacelle:26.5 t
Tower, max:120.0 t
Total weight:150.0 t



Power curve


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Enercon E-40/5.40


The wind turbine E-40/5.40 is a production of Enercon GmbH, a manufacturer from Germany. This manufacturer has been in business since 1984.

The rated power of Enercon E-40/5.40 is 500,00 kW. At a wind speed of 2,5 m/s, the wind turbine starts its work. the cut-out wind speed is 25,0 m/s.

The rotor diameter of the Enercon E-40/5.40 is 40,3 m. The rotor area amounts to 1.275,0 m². The wind turbine is equipped with 3 rotor blades. The maximum rotor speed is 38,0 U/min.

The Enercon E-40/5.40 is fittet with a with out. direct drive gearbox.

In the generator, Enercon GmbH sets to synchronous. The manufacturer has used one generator for the E-40/5.40. The maximum speed of the generator is 38,0 U/min. The voltage amounts to 440,0 V. At the mains frequency, the E-40/5.40 is at 50,0 Hz.

In the construction of the tower, the manufacturer uses Steel tube/ concrete. As corrosion protection for the tower Enercon focuses on painted. Manufacturer of the tower is Pfleiderer / CAL.

We have 96 pictures of this wind turbine. One model has been entered to the wind turbine. This is the Enercon E-40/5.40 - Desk model. We have power data on the E-40/5.40 from the Enercon in the system. You can see the powercurve in the diagram above.

The Enercon E-40/5.40 has been listed since 09.10.2011. The last modification of the master data was made on 19.02.2020.

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