Category Archives: France

Workshop story from TU Delft

Here’s a nice concise description of a course run by Tripalium in France using my design. Students from TU Delft Energy Club went to France for a practical workshop. They came back with a working wind turbine that they now want … Continue reading

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Courses are busy

My course in April is nearly fully booked now.  Just one place left maybe.  But there are a lot of other courses happening in the near future. Tripalium in France are always busy with one course after another. Los Portales … Continue reading

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maintenance sur une petite éolienne

Maintenance sur la petite éolienne Colibri sur l’ecosite d’Eurre. Projet fait en co-opération avec le Greta sur le projet RET.   This Colibri machine design is based on my approach, using an axial flux alternator.  You can see some details … Continue reading

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Philippe Caussé apprend à faire une éolienne soi-même

see the article in Ladepeche here

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pics of wind turbines sent to me recently

Loren Johnson , about 80 miles NW of Chicago writes: I bought the 2011 edition of your “Wind Turbine Recipe Book” and have built the 14 ft. model. Leslie Bryan, Normandy France writes: Just a quick note and pic of … Continue reading

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Upcoming homebrew wind workshops by others

I won’t be offering any more workshops this year but if you are interested in next year on Scoraig then get in touch for details later.  Meantime there are some interesting events by friends and colleagues that deserve a mention … Continue reading

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New edition of the French recipe book

Tripalium have completed the update of their “Manuel” for wind turbine construction (which is the French translation of my recipe book).  This is much improved on the older 2009 edition, with a lot of new material especially in the areas … Continue reading

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Havoc with 4.2 metre turbines in France

Gilou at Tieole writes from France: This year, we are confronted with a lot of violent wind. And the 4200 model break a lot. This winter, I think 8 wind turbines are broken. A lot of tails have jump and … Continue reading

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Check out the new Eolsenegal site

Eolsenegal have a new web site giving details of their services. Wind turbines are built to my Recipe designs.

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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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