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Vertical Wind Turbines May Boost Offshore Power
2012-07-31 15:53:42

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A once-promising wind turbine prospect is getting a second look as engineers attempt to refine the technology for use in offshore power generation. Modern wind power is primarily generated by horizontal axis wind turbines (HAWT), but in the 1970s and 80s, during the early stages of wind power technology, another design was actively pursued because of its simplicity and reliability. Vertical axis wind turbines (VAWT), which have blades...

2012-07-12 23:01:20

Venger Wind, Inc. is pleased to announce a move from provisional patent status to patent pending status for its innovative Vertical Axis, twisted Savonius wind turbine platforms. Washington D.C. (PRWEB) July 12, 2012 Venger Wind, Inc. is pleased to announce a move from provisional patent status to patent pending status for its innovative Vertical Axis, twisted Savonius wind turbine platforms. The company's unique V1, V2 and V2 Turbo platforms represent best in class small wind technology...

2011-07-20 08:15:00

FAIRFAX, Va., July 20, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Horne International, Inc. (OTCBB: HNIN.ob - News), today announced that it has entered into a Strategic Partnership Agreement with Wind Harvest International, Inc. (WHI) of Pt. Reyes, CA. Horne International will assist WHI in the development of future wind power projects and through its wholly owned subsidiary, Horne Engineering Services, LLC, will be a preferred engineering services partner to WHI for future domestic and international Vertical...

2011-01-10 07:51:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Jan. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The first Vertical Axis Wind Turbine has now gone live in San Diego County, at the home of a forward-thinking resident named Tim Williams, who is taking action to go green. This 3.4 kW Falcon turbine from WePOWER was installed on an 18' pole on Williams' property by Joe Moore Construction, an authorized WePOWER dealer. To view the multimedia assets associated with this release, please click:...

2009-09-30 08:17:00

ALISO VIEJO, Calif., Sept. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- WePOWER LLC, a leading global manufacturer and developer of Vertical Axis Wind Turbines (VAWT) and renewable energy systems today announced the appointment of Bobby Grisham and Tim Sarnoff to its Board of Directors. To view the Multimedia News Release, go to: http://www2.prnewswire.com/mnr/wepower/40302/ Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20090930/NY84220 ) "The expansion of WePOWER's Board of Directors comes at a perfect time...


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