Category Archive: Wind power

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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Homemade Scalable Vertical Axis Wind Turbine

Homemade Scalable Vertical Axis Wind Turbine In this project, you will see how to build a small DIY VAWT, Vertical Axis Wind Turbine. The project I am sharing wont get you much over 50 watts of production, though it would be fairly simple to double the size of the blade area to increase power. Whats …

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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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Home Made Vertical Axis Wind Turbine

DIY PVC Vertical Axis Wind Turbine This project shows us how you can build a small DIY Vertical Axis Wind Turbine, We are not expecting to get much over 50 watts of production, though it would be fairly simple to double the size of the blade area to increase power. This DIY Vertical Axis Wind …

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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 – 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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