Category Archives: Notices

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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Courses in England and nearby

Some course dates in England for imminent courses that I will not be teaching but they are based on my design: V3 are doing the following: Introduction to Building a Wind Turbine -Weekend Course16th – 18th July, Workhouse, Wales How … Continue reading

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Last minute chance for the Feed in Tariff without MCS

MORE FROM KARL … Hi Yes i am on the FIT because i registered before the end of March under the existing Renewable Obligation Scheme. When i asked Ofgem they said :- As of 1 April 2010, microgenerators in the … Continue reading

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My courses and events in 2010 on a map

My courses calendar is here. View course locations 2010 in a larger map 23-28th March 2010 CAT in Wales, UK 12-17 April Mondial du Vent, Leucate France 19 au 24 Avril MONTCHAUVET France (40 km de CAEN) small wind conference … Continue reading

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Vacancy for a teacher at Soraig’s (wind powered) school

Highland council are advertising for a new head teacher for our school.

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Course in Leitrim, Ireland soon

Eirbyte are holding their own ‘build your own wind turbine’ course in Ballinamore on the 1st of February. PS THIS HAS BEEN MOVED DUE TO WEATHER AND IS NOW 15th – 19th FEBRUARY. Booking details are here

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