Category Archive: Wind power

How To Build A Chispito Wind Generator – (Step by step plans)

How To Build A Chispito Wind Generator – (Step by step plans) This wind turbine is not only extremely easy to build, it’s very powerful too. If you are looking to build your own wind generator, I’m glad you waited and are reading this. I have to say this is by far, the best wind generator DIY tutorial I have come …

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Off Grid Wind-Powered Water Pump

DIY Wind-Powered Water Pump Wind pumps have been used to pump water since at least the 9th century. You’ve finally moved out onto your own piece of land. The only trouble is you’ve got a source of water anywhere from 50 to 250 feet beneath your boots but no easy or affordable way to get that …

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Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines

Off Grid – What You Need To Know About Wind Turbines Make sure you like Living green and frugally on Facebook  to be updated every time we find a tutorial for innovative ways you can become self-sufficient on a budget. For most people, paying utility bills is a tiresome and frustrating task. What if there …

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Build A Vertical Wind Generator Using A Old Washing Machine Motor

Build A Vertical Wind Generator Using A Old Washing Machine Motor Wind power, as an alternative to fossil fuels, is plentiful, renewable, widely distributed, clean, produces no greenhouse gas emissions during operation and uses little land. The effects on the environment are generally less problematic than those from other power sources. This is a great easy …

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Do-It-Yourself Wind Turbine Project

Do-It-Yourself Wind Turbine Project When most People think of alternative energy most first thought would be solar. While the sun is a great source of free energy, People who live in cloudy climates cannot get the most from there solar panel. Here is an alternative to solar power source that Gives a lot of power for its size . …

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How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator

How to Convert a Windmill Into a Wind Generator So how do wind turbines make electricity? Simply stated, a wind turbine works the opposite of a fan. Instead of using electricity to make wind, like a fan, wind turbines use wind to make electricity. The wind turns the blades, which spin a shaft, which connects …

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