Small Wind

E3A: Energy Education for Producers

Created with SARE support
Sarah Hamlen, Milton Geiger | 2012
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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.

Access complete information at the E3A website.

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

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This material is based upon work that is supported by the National Institute of Food and Agriculture, U.S. Department of Agriculture through the Sustainable Agriculture Research and Education (SARE) program. Any opinions, findings, conclusions, or recommendations expressed in this publication are those of the author(s) and do not necessarily reflect the view of the U.S. Department of Agriculture or SARE.