wind generator

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Noun1.wind generator - generator that extracts usable energy from windswind generator - generator that extracts usable energy from winds
vane, blade - flat surface that rotates and pushes against air or water
generator - engine that converts mechanical energy into electrical energy by electromagnetic induction
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UL certified the Skystream's inverter, a device that converts wind energy into household power, representing the first UL certification for an inverter built into a small-scale residential wind generator (10 kW or less).
7 is the first fully integrated wind generator designed specifically for the grid-connected residential market.
We will be creating cutting-edge learning activities for pupils that relate to sustainable energy with particular emphasis on renewable energy, such as photo-voltaics and wind generators.
But Hartman said a policy is being formalized to address private-use wind generators, at the urging of Supervisor Michael D.
Axaltas display is divided into three parts: Axaltas 150 year history of innovation, the Energy Solutions product portfolio, and the key sustainable applications for wind generators, small and mid-sized motors and transformers, flat wire and electric tools.
Many years ago when I was carrying out electrical ground tests at the then Llanelli power station there were two (if memory serves me correctly) relatively small wind generators on site, which when enquired about, were regarded simply as 'toys-for-boys' and I would suggest the only difference these days is that the toys have got very much bigger, although unfortunately at the expense of countryside degradation, devaluation of property, threat to health, slaughter of both bats and birdlife, infinitesimally small reduction in UK carbon emissions as to be absolutely laughable on a planetary scale, and last but not least, no security of supply
Skystream, which hooks up to the home to help reduce or eliminate monthly electricity costs, is the first compact, all-inclusive wind generator (with controls and inverter built in) designed to provide quiet, clean electricity in very low winds.
Now the school - which puts great store on being eco-friendly - is attracting criticism for a proposal to install a wind generator mast and solar panels.
If you have a good hill or draw that is windy, a 10,000 kW Bergay wind generator can get a nice check each month from your local electric company: $250-450 a month.
We usually ask customers to buy a PV system and hold off buying a wind generator while they monitor their wind for a year.