Category Wind turbines

Micro wind turbines

They fit anywhere and can generate power in very low wind speeds. This could be a next-generation wind turbine that anyone can use. Available from Motorwind Turbines. Inhabitat has more.

Windcrofting

Micro wind turbines are less intrusive and easier to install and maintain than larger ones. When installed in rows, the practice is called windcrofting, and is a natural to install in farm pastures, providing farmers with extra income. Proven Energy…

Maui wind turbines

90% of electrical production for Hawaii comes from imported petroleum. In other words, the oil comes in by boat. Yikes. Not real sustainable, is it? However the state is acting fast to create renewable energy. Just this year, new wind…

Wind power creates hydrogen from water

It “uses electricity from wind turbines to produce and store pure hydrogen, offering what may become an important new template for future energy production.” If hydrogen-powered cars become viable, this could become an important source of renewable energy for them.…