Skystream owners seek connection
In response to our recent article, “What Happened to Southwest Wind Power?" the editors at Small Wind News received correspondence from Danita and Dayne Geyer of Bremmerton, Washington. Their story, while probably not unique, conveys the frustration and heartache of small wind turbine owners, left in the lurch by Southwest Windpower’s abrupt closure and sale of their popular Skystream line. They'd like to connect with other Skystream owners for support and problem-solving.
What Happened to Southwest Wind Power?
Southwest Windpower abruptly closed their doors for business on February 20, 2013. The largest manufacturer of small wind turbines in the United States surprised employees, customers, dealers and competitors alike. Customers report sending in large payments for orders just one week before the closure, and employees at the Flagstaff manufacturing facility reportedly were told to...