EVH Tech: e-Propellers: Regen

Updated by Bill Lofton 12/21/16

Tilting your windmills at St. Barts

Courtesy of Andy Cruickshank and ThirtyThousand, Andrew Woodley/Alamy and theguardian, Dale Coleman and Wikimedia Commons
 

If automobile EVs can regen while braking, then e-aircraft can regen while aero-braking. They can and they do.
 

Aero-Braking Regen

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Flight Profile and Regen

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Aero-Braking Regen Requires a Negative Angle of Attack (AoA) of Propeller Blades

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Maximizing Regen Power With Your Propeller

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Propeller Design for Maximum Regen

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