Monthly Archives: January 2014

Build your own windmill workshop course on Scoraig April 26th

I am planning to hold a course here on Scoraig at the end of April.  We’ll build and test a wind turbine as usual.  Accommodation is provided from Saturday 26th April to Saturday 3rd May.  These will be the arrival … Continue reading

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“How to” get feed in tariffs with a Powerspout hydro turbine

Here is a document describing the steps to obtain Feed in Tariffs in the UK for a hydro turbine.  The process is not controlled by the Microgeneration Certification Scheme as for small wind and solar projects.  It’s still a bit … Continue reading

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News from Tanzania

With great success, the first partner project between I Love Windpower Tanzania (ILWPT) and Engineers Without Borders (EWB) UK branch at the University of Warwick took place in September 2013 in the village of Kemgesi, Serengeti region, Tanzania. The new … Continue reading

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Newsletter from Tripalium in France

Tripalium newsflash: goodbye 2013, hello 2014 Tripalium held 17 training courses in 2013. One of the highlights of the year was Hugh’s visit in May followed by the annual meet-up of the thirty odd people who make up Tripalium. A … Continue reading

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