Reinventing Wind Turbines

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Reinventing Wind Turbines

  1. 1. Reinventing<br />Wind Turbines<br />www.windturbines.net is where industry professionals come together to share ideas, experiences and their expertise about wind power as a clean renewable source of energy.<br />
  2. 2. Thousands of Years..<br />
  3. 3. Thousands of Years..<br />People have been using the wind to <br />power machinery and vehicles.<br />
  4. 4. TheIDEA<br />is NOT one!<br />
  5. 5. TheIDEA<br />is NOT one!<br />
  6. 6. TheIDEA<br />is NOT one!<br />
  7. 7. You might say they have..<br />Re-Invented the<br />
  8. 8. You might say they have..<br />Re-Inventedthe<br />WINDMILL!<br />
  9. 9. Windmills<br />dotted the landscape in many.. <br />
  10. 10. EUROPEAN<br />
  11. 11. and<br />EUROPEAN<br />
  12. 12. ASIAN countries<br />
  13. 13. and<br />America<br />brought by early settlers.<br />
  14. 14. Windmills<br /> were used to<br />
  15. 15. Grind Grain <br />into flour<br />
  16. 16. and<br />Pump water <br /> to irrigate fields<br />
  17. 17. There were several different designs<br />
  18. 18. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />
  19. 19. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />called thePost-Mill<br />
  20. 20. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />called thePost-Mill<br />
  21. 21. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />called thePost-Mill<br />
  22. 22. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />called thePost-Mill<br />
  23. 23. There were several different designs<br />Like European Designs<br />called thePost-Mill<br />
  24. 24. During<br />1920s and 1930s..<br />
  25. 25. Manufacturers produced<br />Approximately<br />100,000..<br />
  26. 26. Farm Windmills/Year<br />
  27. 27. ?<br />DID YOU KNOW<br />
  28. 28. The very first <br />electricity-generating <br />WINDMILL<br />
  29. 29. was built in <br />1887in<br />Scotland<br />
  30. 30. The first in the United States<br />was built in <br />
  31. 31. The first in the United States<br />was built in <br />Cleveland, Ohioin 1888.<br />
  32. 32. You might wonder what happened to<br />Wind Power Home Electricity Generators..<br />
  33. 33. They never completely disappeared<br />forerunners of <br /> today's turbines..<br />
  34. 34. The turbines simply fell out of favor because they were..<br />Expensive<br />
  35. 35. Easily Damage<br />
  36. 36. Noisy<br />
  37. 37. And<br />Difficult to Transport<br />
  38. 38. The new designs for individual homeowners are:<br />Small<br />
  39. 39. Quiet<br />
  40. 40. Efficient<br />
  41. 41. Durable<br />
  42. 42. Easy to Transport<br />
  43. 43. And<br />Simple to Install<br />
  44. 44. With average cost per watt of $1.50<br />
  45. 45. With average cost per watt of $1.50<br />That's AFFORDABLE!<br />
  46. 46. Thank you!<br />
  47. 47. Image Sources:<br />http://zedomax.com/blog/2009/04/26/energy-hack-how-to-make-a-mini-wind-turbine/<br />http://www.globalspec.com/newsletter/issues/AlternativePower/Vol4Issue4_AlternativePower.html<br />http://www.clipartpal.com/clipart_pd/buildings/windmill1.html<br />http://EzineArticles.com/?expert=Hawary_Isa <br />http://www.mytemplatesshop.com/green-energy-powerpoint-template-m0022.html<br />http://dansmolen.wordpress.com/category/green-marketing/<br />http://ngfl.northumberland.gov.uk/clipart/homes/pages/windmill_jpg.htm<br />http://www.blnotary.com/?p=1704<br />http://www.stocktradersdaily.com/News%20Release/newsrelease09001100011fisheu.html<br />http://mahjongg.wordpress.com/2010/01/08/asian-flags-tileset-for-kyodai-mahjongg/<br />http://www.beenthere-donethat.org.uk/essex/braintree1.html<br />http://www.bigfern.co.uk/windmill.htm<br />http://www.bbc.co.uk/suffolk/content/image_galleries/people_and_places_6_gallery.shtml<br />http://www.unionmill.org.uk/Type.htm<br />http://www.texasescapes.com/CentralTexasTownsNorth/Tolar-Texas.htm<br />http://uh.edu/engines/epi1801.htm<br />http://www.zardec.net.au/keith/assort.htm<br />http://www.cmoasia.org/cmo_asia_participating_country.html<br />http://www.marksinvestingblog.com/2011/01/how-foreign-exchange-prices-work/<br />http://www.guardian.co.uk/technology/2008/sep/04/energy.engineering<br />http://www.clker.com/clipart-radio-waves-1.html<br />http://www.primefox.com/mobile-wind-turbine<br />http://2windturbine.blogspot.com/2009/10/domestic-windturbine.html<br />http://windy-future.info/2009/07/02/wind-turbines-for-the-home/<br />http://blog.ecosmart.com/index.php/2009/11/19/a-more-efficient-wind-turbine-design/<br />http://www.liftra.com/html/cranes_uk.html<br />http://www.environmentteam.com/concept/eolic-portable-wind-turbine-tower/<br />http://www.greenparenthood.com/blog/2010/11/21/the-renewable-energy-racing-car-kit-for-green-kids/<br />
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