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KAPEG small wind turbine testing in ICCS-NTUA through EriGRID Transnational Access

Wind Empowerment member KAPEG (Nepal) participated last year in an ERIGrid Transnational Access to conduct lab tests of KAPEG’s axial flux permanent magnet generator (AFPMG) in a test bench, followed by testing the performance of the small wind turbine at a test site in ICCS-NTUA facilities in Athens. Bench testing set-up at ICCS-NTUA for small wind turbine Brief Overview […]

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“Winds of hope” project wins the “Solidarity Schools” Presidential Award in Argentina

Our friends in the Don Bosco Integral Training Center in Bariloche, Argentina won the Presidential Award “Solidarity Schools” for “Winds of Hope” – a project that was implemented with the participation of WE member organisation “500rpm” The Don Bosco Integral Training Center in San Carlos de Bariloche was recognized with the Presidential Award “Solidarity Schools”. […]

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Conference paper: Life Cycle Assessment of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbines and Pico-Hydro Plants

Wind Empowerment members Katerina Troullaki and Kostas Latoufis have published the paper “Life Cycle Assessment of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbines and Pico-Hydro Plants“. The environmental impacts of a locally manufactured small wind turbine (LMSWT) in Ethiopia and a locally manufactured pico-hydro plant (LMPHP) in Greece are assessed and compared with the impacts of a […]

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