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The Future of Home Wind Generators

Until very recently, experts had seen only the obstacles to widespread installation of home wind generators.  Stimulated by a new sense of economic and...
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Wind Turbine Design Basics

Wind turbine design is still evolving, and many different designs are available. As wind turbine design is improved and larger numbers of turbines are...
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Wind Turbine Blade Selection

Wind turbine blades are an important component of a wind turbine. Generally, a wind turbine includes a rotating shaft that has several blades attached....

Best Residential Wind Turbines for Home Use

Residential wind turbines provide an efficient, cost-effective method to produce free electricity from the wind. A homeowner can save significantly on their electric bill...
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Small Wind Turbines Facts

According to the American Wind Energy Association (AWEA), Small Wind Turbines (SWT’s) are defined as those having a capacity of 100 kilowatts (KW) or...