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New structure for research and development is launched at WindEmpowerment

Piet has created a procedure for refining and defining research goals and methods in a collaborative environment on the WindEmpowerment website. intro_movie_we from piet Willem Chevalier on Vimeo.

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Heat pump book

John Cantor has been around heat pumps a while, so what he has to say is going to be worth looking at if you want to understand the subject. Heat Pumps for the Home. Author John Cantor Illustrator Gavin Harper … Continue reading

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Curso de Fabricación de Aerogeneradores de Baja Potencia

500rpm in Argentina are running a course for wind turbine construction Download pdf

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A vacancy at I Love Windpower – Tanzania

There is a vacancy at I Love Windpower – Tanzania for a student (M.Sc. internship) on the subject of developing a wind map of Tanzania. As long as no suitable candidate has been found, the vacancy will be open. Establishing … Continue reading

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Following the conference in Dakar in February, an association called WindEmpowerment has been set up. Mission WindEmpowerment supports the development of locally built wind turbines for sustainable rural electrification. This is achieved by strengthening the capacity of its members through: … Continue reading

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WindAid Volunteer programmes in Peru

WindAid is a non-profit social responsibility organisation based in Trujillo, Peru and we run environmental development projects building wind turbines for communities in Peru without access to electricity. The dates for our upcoming programmes are: ·  FULL!!! 18th July – … Continue reading

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Alliance for Rural Electrification article

Jay wrote an article about the new association “WindEmpowerment” for the Alliance for Rural Electrification Newsletter

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Apprendre à fabriquer une éolienne avec Hugh Piggott

Lundi 4 au vendredi 8 avril 2011 Stage hébergé et avec la participation de Périple en la Demeure à Limerlé, Belgique TRIPALIUM est une association qui a pour but de diffuser les moyens et les savoirs faire techniques nécessaires à … Continue reading

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Wind Turbine Course at Abergeldie 24th to 26th September 2010.

A wind turbine course, run by Bruce from Talamh Housing Cooperative and hosted by the Abergeldie Community Organisation, will be run on a learn by doing basis – equiping participants with the hands on skills and knowledge to build their … Continue reading

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Nova Scotia weekend installation workshop

Learn how to install a wind energy system – October 1-3rd – Windhorse farm, Nova Scotia To reserve a place and to find out more, go to

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