Latest Small wind turbine Stories

2009-09-09 07:30:00

BARRE, Vt., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Northern Power Systems, Inc. (www.northernpower.com), a next-generation wind turbine company and leading manufacturer of community wind turbines, today announced its expanded presence in Canada.

2009-07-07 10:00:00

BOULDER, Colo., July 7 /PRNewswire/ -- Farmers, ranchers and rural business owners have until July 31, 2009 to apply for the USDA Rural Energy for America Program (REAP) grants. The grants provide funds to purchase and install small wind turbines (or other renewable energy systems).

2009-05-07 15:15:00

More than 17,000 attendees and more than 1,200 exhibitors have gathered in Chicago this month for the world’s largest conference of wind energy leaders.

2009-05-05 14:00:00

First Commercial-Scale Urban Wind Power System for Rooftop Use Customers With Small Footprints, Moderate Wind Can Expect Short Payback AKRON, Ohio, May 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Green Energy Technologies LLC, a privately held company founded in 2006, announces the launch of WindCube(R), a 60kW rooftop wind turbine designed for on-site power generation by commercial and industrial power users in urban and suburban locations.

2009-04-30 14:12:00

Vertical Axis Wind Turbine on Display as 'Green' Technology on Emmy Award-Winning Reality Show RENO, Nev., April 30 /PRNewswire/ -- In its network television debut, the Windspire(R) wind turbine, (www.mariahpower.com), a residential and commercial wind power appliance, was installed at the latest "Extreme Makeover: Home Edition" project in Indianapolis for the show's season finale.

2009-04-27 11:27:00

DETROIT, April 27 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Wayne State University has erected a Franklin Vertical Axis Wind Turbine (VAWT) -- the first small wind energy turbine of its kind in North America -- atop the university's Engineering Technology Building.

2009-04-22 14:54:32

City authorities in Paris are planning to take advantage of the strong winds which sometimes sweep high points, such as Montmartre, by building small wind turbines into one of the world's most famous skylines.

2009-02-16 11:50:00

Wind turbine companies are hoping to put smaller turbines in more domestic settings, like on top of homes and garages.

2008-11-03 06:00:19

CHICO, CA, Nov. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Alternative energy used to be an expensive option and far from reach for many homeowners, but now a new manufacturer of quality wind turbines is picking up speed and bringing affordable systems to farmers, homeowners and small businesses. ReDriven Power Inc.

2008-10-29 12:00:24

Southwest Windpower, the leading manufacturer of small wind turbines, played a leadership role in the passage of new legislation creating a federal-level tax credit for qualified small wind turbines -- a significant leap for the small wind industry as a whole.

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