Small Wind Energy in your Own Back Yard The concept of solar panels on your roof, generating electricity and feeding the surplus back into the grid, is now commonplace. And now increasingly, people are looking to the complementary technology of small wind energy turbines to achieve the same result. If you have about an acre […]Read & Discuss »
Wind energy has been with us since well before commercial fossil fuels. We are now seeing more innovative methods with which to once again harness wind to produce the much needed energy for our comfort.
Reviewer: Derek Drake Video Rating: Website: buildawindgenerator This video is an excellent illustration of how to build a wind generator and put it to the test by using a volt meter. This generated electrical energy which peaked at over 30 volts. Our enthusiast built a fairly decent looking robust structure for around $150. Something that […]Read & Discuss »
One of the most traditional sources of energy – diy wind power – is beginning to re-appear once again across the landscape; and for very good reasons too! As we are discovering almost on a daily basis that the demand for power cannot be met and therefore the consumer, like it or not, should […]Read & Discuss »