small wind electric systems
Small wind electric systems are one of the most cost-effective, home-based
renewable energy systems. These systems are also nonpolluting.
If a small wind electric system is right for you, it can do the following:
Small wind electric systems can also be used for a variety of other applications,
including water pumping on farms and ranches.
- Lower your electricity bills by 50–90%
- Help you avoid the high costs of having utility power lines extended
to a remote location
- Help uninterruptible power supplies ride through extended utility
Click on the following links for further information:
a Small Wind Electric System Works
Learn the basics of how a small wind system produces electricity.
a Potential Small Wind Turbine Site
Start here to determine whether a small wind energy system would be feasible,
practical, and economical for you.
Electric System Components
Learn more about system components – turbines, towers, and balance-of-system
and Maintaining a Small Electric Wind System
Find out what you need to consider before you install a system, including
basic maintenance tips.