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For the purpose of this subchapter, the following definitions shall apply unless the context clearly indicates or requires a different meaning.
AUTHORIZED FACTORY REPRESENTATIVE. An individual with technical training of a WECS who has received factory installation instructions and is certified in writing by the manufacturer of the WECS.
FACILITY ABANDONMENT. A period of time not less than one year.
MANUAL AND AUTOMATIC CONTROLS. Give protection to power grids and limit rotation of a WECS’ blades to below the designed limits of the conversion system.
REGISTERED PROFESSIONAL ENGINEER. Any appropriately trained and experienced engineer licensed by the State of Illinois.
WIND ENERGY CONVERSION SYSTEM (WECS). Any device such as a wind charger, windmill, or wind turbine that converts wind energy to a form of usable electrical energy.
(Prior Code, 7 TCC 3-2)