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Wind power! Building wind turbines and bringing jobs to Western Michigan.: An article from: Products Finishing

Product DescriptionThis digital document is an article from Products Finishing, published by Gardner Publications, Inc. on September 1, 2009. The length of the article is 1541 words. The page length shown above is based on a typical 300-word page. The article is delivered in HTML format and is available immediately after purchase. You can view …

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Important Facts About Building Wind Turbine / Top 10 Facts About Building Wind Turbines

As we know a wind turbine converts the energy of wind into kinetic energy. If the mechanical energy is used directly by machinery, such as pumping water, cutting lumber or grinding stones, the machine is called a windmill. Further if we convert mechanical energy to electricity we use wind turbines also called wind Generator or …

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How Wind Turbines Work…green Power For Your Home

The first usage of wind power dates back more than three thousand years. Windmills, which we all know from literature, were used primarily in the west between 1300 and the late 1800’s. None of this means anything to the modern homeowner, considering a wind turbine as a possible alternative energy source, however. What you do …

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How Efficient Are Home Wind Turbine Kits

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Home wind turbine kits are cropping up all over the place. They can be bought off the shelf at large retail stores and installed by the homeowner or professionally. But how much power do they produce? Are they worth it? Here are some things to consider about home wind turbine kits and their efficiency. A …

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Not In My Back Yard

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Not In My Back Yard Courtesy of Wikipedia (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/NIMBY): “NIMBY or Nimby is an acronym for not in my back yard. The term (or the derivative Nimbyism) is used pejoratively to describe opposition by residents to a proposal for a new development close to them. Opposing residents themselves are sometimes called Nimbies. The new project …

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Ethics of Wind Power and Solar Power

ethics of wind power and solar power a growing number of people now fully aware of many problems in the world that we created and now faced including pollution,wind power, solar power, wind turbines, ethics wind power, ethics solar power, power,wind,solar,energy,turbines,systems,free,way,electricity,just

Going back to the basics is the trend these days, confirming the ethics of wind power and solar power. A growing number of people are now fully aware of the many problems in the world that we created, and are now faced including pollution, depletion of our natural resources, ever increasing populations, and many others. …

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How Does a Wind Turbine Work

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The Wind Turbine is one of the many alternative sources of energy. Solar energy, hydro electric and wind energy are three of the most common options. Energy derived from this manner by harnessing the power of the wind may be one of the most promising resources to explore. What are Wind Turbines Modern wind turbines …

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What are the laws about building wind turbines (generators) in hawaii?

I was thinking about building a Wind turbine for my house, but couldn’t find anything about them legal wise. Is there some kind of permit I need? What’s the max height I can build?