Alexandria, Jan. 27 -- Vestas Wind Systems has obtained a patent for wind turbine nacelle with on-board fluid system. This invention was developed by Staghoj Michael, Tietze Poul T and Eschelund Tommy. The patent application number is 16/606,439. The International Patent Classification codes are F03D 80/60 (20160101), F03D 80/80 (20160101) and F03D 80/50 (20160101). Cooperative Patent Classification codes are F03D 80/60 (20160501), F03D 80/88 (20160501), F05B 2260/205 (20130101), F05B 2240/14 (20130101) and F03D 80/50 (20160501).
The abstract released by U.S. Patent and Trademark Office states, "A wind turbine nacelle comprising a plurality of power generating components and a fluid system, wherein the nacelle includes a nacelle cover comprising a lower cover or `base`, a roof and side walls, thereby defining an interior space of the nacelle, wherein the fluid system includes a fluid tank that is integrated into the nacelle cover. The invention extends to a panel of a wind turbine nacelle cover, wherein the panel is configured to define at least apart of, or is coupled to, a fluid tank of a fluid system of the wind turbine."