Author Topic: Wind charging systems  (Read 2019 times)

1969quartz0

  • Members
  • Prolific Member
  • *
  • Posts: 626
  • Karma: +12/-1
Wind charging systems
« on: April 07, 2010, 02:24:43 PM »
This area should cover wind charging systems, towers, setup, wind zones as they are now 2010, should you get one big system or a lot of smaller ones, how to build your own horizontal or vertical etc.etc.

LVMikecheck

  • Guest
Re: Wind charging systems
« Reply #1 on: June 11, 2010, 02:15:54 PM »
Stumbled across this interesting design while looking for something else completely different.  It's an improvement based on old design and seems to be worth a look.

http://www.impactlab.com/2010/05/07/tesla-inspired-bladeless-wind-turbine-could-generate-power-comparable-to-coal-power-plants/
http://www.treehugger.com/files/2010/05/solar-aero-develops-bladeless-tesla-inspired-wind-turbine.php
http://www.networkworld.com/community/blog/bladeless-wind-turbine-gains-patent-now-looks

From one of the articles:  "One major advantage of not having blades is reduced maintenance costs. For instance, the turbines can be mounted on towers or poles, while generator equipment can be located at the tower base, eliminating the need for climbing the tower for routine maintenance. Also, the turbines only need to be mounted high enough to clear nearby obstacles to wind flow. Since there are no external blades that require ground clearance, the tower can likely be shorter than those used for turbines with blades."  Also, "besides wind, the turbine

 

Surviving the Planet X Tribulation: A Faith-Based Leadership Guide

Surviving the Planet X Tribulation: A Faith-Based Leadership Guide

Premier Limited Edition
Offer Ends July 31, 2016

This uplifting and entertaining guide is written to give you, the reader, confidence and hope through effective leadership techniques and survival community strategies designed for an extended tribulation. Learn more...

Survival Seed Vault

Advertise

Marshall's Motto

Destiny comes to those who listen, and fate finds the rest.

So learn what you can learn, do what you can do, and never give up hope!