Wind Energy for Homeowners
An Introduction to the criteria for the selection of a home wind energy system
Wind power. © Flickr
Participants will explore the fundamentals of wind energy, its components, and the application of off-grid and grid-tied wind systems. Topics covered will include the various types and sizes of machines, towers and the procedures for installation. The instructor will also be conducting a tour of the seven installed wind turbines along the Kortright Power Trip Trail. Portions of the day will be spent outdoors; participants should dress accordingly.