Wind Energy Websites

  • Wind Generator Authority-Hurricane Wind Generators - Wind Generator Authority is a family-owned business dedicated to providing quality small-scale wind turbines, wind turbine generators/generator heads, and numerous related alternative energy products.
  • Renewable Energy Bug- RE information and company listing
  • Bright Green Energy- UK Company
  • EnergyRefuge- provides alternative energy news, environmental articles, and energy saving tips.
  • Endless Energy - Endless Energy is a Maine wind farm development company dedicated to developing clean, renewable wind energy, promoting economic development, and reducing our dependence on imported fossil fuels.
  • Alternative Energy News - Alternative Energy: News - a daily news service based in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
  • WINDMISSION, Denmark - Windmission is a small Danish family owned company. Over the years specialized in turbines equipped with Windflower rotors, quiet multi bladed super wind roses with a high efficiency.
  • WINDKRAFT, Germany/USA -WindKraft Inc. produces the WindKraftTM 1.5 wind turbine electrical generator system. This system and its soon to be developed larger models are an innovative advancement in the state of the art providing advantages of a smaller, compact and attractively designed rotor with very little perceptible noise.
  • WESTWIND, Australia - Westwind is an internationally renowned manufacturer of high quality and robust 3kW, 5kW, 10kW and 20kW wind turbines. Westwind have supplied turbines, towers and turbine controllers for use in many different applications around the world since 1984.
  • Southwest Windpower, USA -The mission of Southwest Windpower is to enhance the lifestyle of those in the global community who still do not have access to conventional power through the development and distribution of low cost, reliable, renewable energy technologies for lighting, communication and education. For those with conventional power, to reduce the world’s dependence on often unstable and polluting fossil fuels, while at the same time, building a profitable enterprise that offers financial security to its shareholders and those employed.
  • Scoraig Wind Electric, Scotland -A fantastic Scotish website devoted to helping you build your own turbine.
  • Scienmet, Russia - The SW-2/5 provides consumers isolated from power stations with electric energy, it allows to produce 220V, 50Hz high quality energy, suitable for all household electric devices. The produced amount of energy is sufficient for supplying a private house, a cottage with electricity. 120V, 60 Hz version is also available.
  • SAMREY, UK - As concern over Global Warming increases, the cost of fuel increases and the natural resources of the world diminish, many people are turning to small scale power generation using energy from the wind, sun and water.
  • RENEWABLE DEVICES/SWIFT TURBINES, Scotland - Renewable Devices have developed the Swift Rooftop Wind Energy System™, the worlds first silent, building-mountable wind turbine.
  • ROPATEC, Italy - Vertical axis machines.
  • Proven, Scotland - Proven Energy Ltd is a family owned business based in Stewarton in south-west Scotland which manufactures and installs wind turbines and solar photovoltaic (electric) panels. Established in 1980 with expertise in mechanical, electrical and control engineering, Proven has been manufacturing renewable energy machinery since 1991.
  • OTHERPOWER.COM, USA - We are a group of alternative energy enthusiasts who want to spread the message that It's EASY to make your own power FROM SCRATCH!'s headquarters is located in a remote part of the Northern Colorado mountains, 15 miles past the nearest power pole or phone line. All of our houses and shops run on only solar, wind, water and generator power...not because we are trying to make some sort of political or environmental statement, but because these are the only options available. And we refuse to move to town.
  • North East Wind Energy, USA - Unique tower designs...
  • NAVITRON, China, UK - Welcome to Navitron. We supply good quality, low-priced renewable energy systems - proving that renewable power need not cost the earth. We supply all types of renewable energy - such as evacuated tube solar collectors, solar photovoltaic panels, wind turbines, water turbines, petrol generators, diesel back up power generators and heat pumps.
  • MIKE's WINDMILL SHOP, USA - Welcome to Mike's Windmill Shop! We strive to bring you high quality products at a great price! We pride ourselves in our friendly and prompt customer service. We offer wind generators, charge regulators, tower plans, blades, permanent magnet alternators. We are always adding something new so check back often to see what we have.
  • Marlec, UK - Marlec was formed in 1979 by our founder John Fawkes who subsequently received a wind energy pioneer award from the British Wind Energy Association. As an engineer he was asked to investigate methods of keeping batteries topped up on farms to operate electric fence units.
  • LVM, UK - Formed in 1973 LVM specialises in products for use with low voltage DC power supplies. Our guiding philosophy has been to ensure that a UK company can design, manufacture and distribute products both in home and world markets. It is of prime importance that we respond to the changing needs of our customers, ensuring that the quality of our products meets the most exacting standards, offering technical help and advice whenever it is required.
  • KESTREL, South Africa - Kestrel Wind Turbines is a fully black empowered South African company that actively supports equal opportunity. The factory is situated in the industrial area of Jet Park near to Johannesburg International Airport, Gauteng.
  • ISKRA, UK - Grid connected wind turbine systems from around £8200 with Clear Skies grant (excluding installation
  • GUAL INDUSTRIE, France/Spain - The totally silent mechanism of the StatoEolian, combined with its compact and robust structure allows an integration in all terrains and environments.
    This is why its now possible to integrate it into an urban surrounding. Everyone will be able to have their own source of 100% renewable energy within the comfort of their own home.
  • FORTIS WIND ENERGY, The Netherlands - Fortis is the world leader in design and manufacturing of high performance stand alone and grind connected wind turbines in the range from 100 Watt up to 30 kW. Our reputation is built on over twenty-five years of experience in providing innovative solutions for the use of wind energy. Wind turbines for your weather conditions and for your applications.
  • Flowtrack, Australia - The Flowtrack Wind Turbine is a 5KW, up wind, horizontal axis, two bladed machine. Completely designed and manufactured in Australia, the Flowtrack combines the computerised aerofoil design of the blades from Newcastle University, with extremely robust inductive generation.
  • Eoltec, France - Eoltec is an experienced engineer owned, Wind Energy Systems designer and manufacturer Cie, focused on the development and production of medium size wind turbines (6 to 300kW). Started early 2001 with location in Nice/France, Eoltec's target is to provide to customers an up-to-date and cost effective solution to bring maximum power out of wind.
  • Bornay, Spain - Spain's largest wind energy dealer.
  • Bergey, USA - Bergey Windpower is the world’s leading supplier of small wind turbines. With installations in all 50 U.S. States and more than 90 countries, and an international network of ~ 600 dealers, we have the products and experience to put the wind to work for you.
  • BayWinds, USA - Bay Winds is a wind energy company that markets the Jacobs line of small wind turbines. There are five models represented here--from 10 to 20 kw. This site explains the grid interconnect wind machine and now the stand alone/hybrid design.
  • Atlantic Orient, Canada - Our focus is production of the worlds most reliable industrial-sized wind turbine. We believe that using simple, robust technology is the key to successful installation of wind turbines in remote locations.
  • Ampair, UK - We hope you can spare some time to look through our pages. Our products give you your own independent electricity source, whether for work, home or leisure. The Energy is Natural, Clean, Quiet, Non-Polluting and it's FREE.
  • Abundant Renewable Energy, USA - ARE wind generators are as strong as you'll find anywhere. Designed for harsh climates, they are built simply and ruggedly to quietly last. ARE machines have a large swept area to capture more wind and produce more energy, especially in low wind speeds. These machines produce energy in the winds you get, day in and day out… Power when you need it, not just in storms.
  • Cape Wind - The Cape Wind Website explains the details, challenges, successes, and news updates of America's first proposed off-shore wind project on the Nantucket Sound.
  • Paul Gipe's Archive of Artices on Small Wind
  • Michael Klemen's Small Wind Website - Michael Klemen conducts research on 4 small wind turbines and posts performance data on line, as well as audio and video information. Research papers, articles, and data acquistion information give thorough detail on wind resources and power production.
  • North Carolina State Energy Office - The State Energy Office is North Carolina's lead agency for energy programs and services and is the official source for energy information and assistance for consumers, businesses, government agencies, non-profit organizations, schools and policy-mak
  • Wind Energy Technology - Extensive listing of new releases and publications of the DOE's Information Bridge.
  • North Carolina Solar Center Wind Programs - The North Carolina Solar Center offers research, reports, and various wind programs focused in Eastern North Carolina, including an Anemometer Loan Program.
  • Wind Power for Electricity Providers - NREL's resources of information pertinent to Utility Providers including introduction, markets, interconnection, and state-of-the-art wind technology.
  • US Department of Energy Wind Power Program - The DOE's Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Program.
  • AWEA Wind Turorial - An AWEA website offering a comprehensive overview of all aspects of wind power including: Wind Basics, Offshore Wind,Costs, Industry Statistics, Small Wind Systems, Wind Energy and the Economy, Policy Issues, and the Environment.
  • Small Wind In North Carolina - American Wind Energy Association website for small wind information specific to N.C.
  • Windustry: Leasing Land for Wind Power - The Windustry Site offers information on land leasing and easement options for wind power installations.
  • Wind and Agriculture: USDA Farm Bill Section 9006 - The USDA Farm Security and Rural Investment Act to provide grants and low-interest loans for farmers, ranchers, and rural small businesses to implement wind and other renewable energy technologies.
  • NRG Systems, Inc. - NRG Systems, Inc. has been providing wind monitoring equipment since 1982. Their website gives an overview of their product line as well as basic wind energy information.
  • True Winds - True Winds offers services including wind resource modeling, site identification, permitting, wind resource assessment, wind turbine layouts, energy production forecasts, transmission screening analysis, interconnection engineering, photo simulations, noi
  • Wind Powering America - The US Department of Energy's Wind Power Program to increase the use of wind energy in the United States, with emphasis on establishing new sources of income for American farmers, Native Americans, and other rural landowners, and meet the growing dem
  • EPRI's Wind Energy Program - The Electric Power Research Institute's Renewable Technology Options & Green Power Marketing Highlights.
  • National Wind Coordinating Committee - The NWCC website including publications, member listings, working groups, and wind events.
  • The American Wind Energy Association (AWEA) - AWEA is a national trade association that represents wind power plant developers, wind turbine manufacturers, utilities, consultants, insurers, financiers, researchers, and others involved in the wind industry.
  • Putting Wind to Work - Great introductory website with links to curriculum.

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