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.
NEW YORK: Blade Test Facility Opens at Clarkson University
The Center for Evaluation of Clean Energy Technology (CECET) and the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) joined Clarkson University in announcing the grand opening of a new Blade Test Facility that will test the strength and rigidity of small and medium-scale wind turbine blades. The CECET Blade Test Facility serves manufacturers...