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Latoufis, K., Riziotis, V., Voutsinas, S., Hatziargyriou, N., 2019. Effects of Leading Edge Erosion on the Power Performance and Acoustic Noise Emissions of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbine Blades. J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 1222, 012010.

https://iopscience.iop.org/article/10.1088/1742-6596/1222/1/012010 The local manufacturing of small wind turbines has become increasingly popular over the last decade, among international networks of renewable energy practitioners, for the implementation of rural electrification applications. …

Latoufis, K., Riziotis, V., Voutsinas, S., Hatziargyriou, N., 2019. Effects of Leading Edge Erosion on the Power Performance and Acoustic Noise Emissions of Locally Manufactured Small Wind Turbine Blades. J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 1222, 012010. Read More »

Small wind turbines with timber blades for developing countries: Material choice, development, installation and experiences (link – not free)

Leon Mishnaevsky Jr., Peter Freere, Rakesh Sinha, Parash Acharya, Rakesh Shrestha, Pushkar Manandhar (2011) This paper summarizes the results of investigations on the mechanical testing and choice of timber for …

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Otherpower

Otherpower Country: USA Address: Otherpower, Buckville Publications LLC, Buckville Energy Consulting, PO Box 292, Masonville, CO 80541 Email: info@otherpower.com Website: https://www.otherpower.com/ Otherpower are group of renewable energy enthusiasts located in …

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The AT Center

The Alternative Technology Center Country: South Korea Address: Sancheong, Kyungnam, South Korea Email: atcenter@live.co.kr Website: http://altecenter.blogspot.com/ The Wind Turbine Workshop teaches participants to construct an Axial Flux Wind Turbine, by the design of …

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Sumanik-Leary, J., 2013. Small wind turbines for decentralised rural electrification: case studies in Peru, Nicaragua and Scotland (PhD Thesis). University of Sheffield.

This thesis began as an engineering optimisation of Small Wind Turbine (SWT) blades for handmanufacture in developing countries. However, it soon became apparent that many of the SWTsinstalled in rural …

Sumanik-Leary, J., 2013. Small wind turbines for decentralised rural electrification: case studies in Peru, Nicaragua and Scotland (PhD Thesis). University of Sheffield. Read More »

WEIndia2018

4th International Wind Empowerment ConferenceWEIndia2018 December 2018. Participants of the 4th International Wind Empowerment conference in Chennai, India are posing in front of the small wind turbine they have manufactured …

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Videos

Video Library We upload videos from webinars, conferences and events, videos that members share and videos from collaborative and individual members’ projects. All videos are stored in the Wind Empowerment YouTube …

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Document Library

Documents Academia 33 Electronics for small-scale renewable energy technologies Andreta, A., Derbey, A., Lembeye, Y., Lavado Villa, F.L., Crebier, J.-C., 2018. Characterization Platform for Modular Power Converters. Presented at the …

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Technology

Technology Working Group The technology working group develops technological innovations related to small wind systems. The technology working group is composed of a decentralized group of specialists which develop and …

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OpenAFPM: An open source software tool for modelling and designing axial flux permanent magnet generators in wind electric systems

The OpenAFPM modeling tools can be used for designing Axial Flux Permanent Magnet (AFPM) generators for wind electric systems with the use of the open source finite element analysis software …

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