Western SARE Grantee-Produced Info Product
E3A: Energy Education for Producers
This series explores the applications and benefits of small wind. It is designed to help you understand both the benefits and limitations of small wind before you buy a system.
Small wind topics include:
Overview | Understanding Small Wind | Electricity Consumption and Installation Options | Assessing Your Wind Resource | Estimating Energy Production | Selecting Turbine Model and Tower Height | Economic Considerations and Incentives | Siting and Permitting | Operation and Maintenance | Living with Small Wind | Wind for Pumping Water | Links | Tools for Teachers
Find more home, ranch and farm energy topics from E3A here.
Want more information? See the related SARE grant(s) EW10-012, Equipping Extension Educators to Address Producer Needs in Energy Education.
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Visit the website: E3A small wind section
These products were developed with support from the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program, which is funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture-National Institute of Food and Agriculture (USDA-NIFA). Any opinions, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed within these products do not necessarily reflect the view of the SARE program or the U.S. Department of Agriculture. USDA is an equal opportunity provider and employer.