Green Machine: Wind farms make like a fishInspired by the turbulence created by fish schools, a group of aeronautical engineers in 2010 were testing whether it's possible to position wind turbines so that they help each other – and so boost a farm's energy output. (read more...)
Mariah Power of Reno Nevada has introduced a new wind generator called the Windspire.Standing at only 30 foot and with a footprint of 2 foot in diameter, makes this wind generator an attractive option for those living in a more confined area. The big plus for me is it doesn’t take a crane to put the Windspire up nor does it require guide wires. The Windspire is hinged so you can assemble it on the ground then raised with the use of a hand winch.
- They have the power to provide clean, renewable energy.
- They have the power to run silently.
- They have the power to lower your energy bill. But most of all, they have the power to inspire.