Archive for the ‘Vertical Axis Wind Turbines’ Category

Small Wind Power, Part 1 – Renewable Energy Conference

Western Michigan University has operated a small wind turbine for years. Dr. Patten discusses issues with installing small wind turbine/energy systems in Sou…

NJSpotlight Wind Energy Chapter 2 – Vendors

Chapter 2 of NJ Spotlight’s 2/17/2011 Wind Energy Roundtable, recorded in Trenton, NJ. Opening comments from vendor representatives Robert Mitchell, principa…

5KW WIND TURBINE IN PAKISTAN(PART3)

CHARGING.

(2/4) Wind Turbine Beats the “Betz Limit”

Mark Matthews, V.P. of Sales and Marketing with WindTamer Turbines discusses; combining Wind with Solar power, how the WindTamer surpasses the “Betz Limit” a…

Wind Turbine blades unloading at Wick Harbour

Several loads have arrived at Wick Harbour bound for Camster Wind Farm near Wick. This Shows how to unload blades carefully for transportation later. Many we…

Gloucester’s First Wind Turbine Transported Through the Inner Harbor

Filmed on October 15th, 2012. At daybreak, from Niles Beach, I began filming the barge carrying Gloucester’s first wind turbine as it was being prepared for …

Low Wind Battery Charging with 14″ VAWT

Charging 4 battieries with low wind speeds. This shows our turbine quickly charges batteries in low wind. The turbine can power street lights, area lights, b…

Holme on Spalding Moor Wind Turbine Concrete Works

CLS carried out a project to construct 50m hub height EWT turbine foundation in Holme Upon Spalding Moor, The works involved 10No 21m precast concrete piles,…

VIDEO OF OUR NEW FURLING HINGE IN ACTION

We had a crash early this summer so we had to rebuild the windmill a bit. We added wider blades and a “furling” hinge that our students developed. The furlin…

WindSpire Windmill Installation by Abt

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