micro wind turbine
A micro wind turbine is a very small wind turbine designed to provide electric power to a home or other local site for a variety of applications including:
Micro wind turbines are becoming rapidly more popular around the world. Especially when coupled with solar modules, they have already revolutionized living in remote homes off-the-utility grid. The increasing popularity of micro wind turbines has also opened up new applications previously considered off-limits to wind energy, such as charging electric fences and powering remote telephone call boxes, once the sole domain of solar cells.
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Micro wind turbines have been around for decades for use on sailboats but gained increasing prominence in the 1990s as their broader potential for off-the-grid applications on land became more widely known. Over the next decade they promise to play a major role as a distributed energy resource.