Category Archives: Wind Watts

Ceiling fan becoming a wind turbine.

PART 1 OF 4 This video shows how to construct a yaw bearing, auto furling mechanism, mounting of the generator and why the whole deal is mounted a little off center. It’s a little redneck but that’s how we roll … Continue reading

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Generating Watts in North Carolina.

This is a great look at a complete but somewhat experimental solar powered and wind powered home. He gives great tips on what wire to stay away from, typical charge controllers, grid tie invertors, safety mechanisms and other standard practices … Continue reading

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Wind Turbine and Solar Panel Renewable System Interview.

This is an interview that might give you a realistic idea of how long it will take to get your return of investment on a solar panel and wind turbine hybrid system. This interview also demonstrates how important tax incentives … Continue reading

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