Maintaining a Nuclear Energy Plant is No Small Task. This next video is a bit of a commercial for Siemens Energy division but really we should give credit where credit is due. The technology that they have developed not just to be able to produce clean electricity from gigantic wind turbines far out in the […]

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Sunbathing on a Giant Wind Turbine Looks like a Blast! As you can probably figure out if you read my posts, I am a little bit addicted to technology and science. Three of my favorite new technologies are wireless communications, remote controlled drones and off course giant wind turbines.

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A New Type of Wind Energy Technology from the University of Windsor. An engineering design team composed of students from the University of Windsor in Ontario, Canada are working on a project that aims to build a generator using a new wind energy technology.

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Shrouded Turbine Design – There is something new for wind energy In 2014, over 83 countries in the world used wind power as sources of renewable energy for their electricity grid, with Denmark generating the most energy with 40% of its total electricity needs met by wind energy alone.

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  What in the world are Vortex Wind Generators? It wasn’t until the accident on the Tacoma Narrows Bridge that the idea of creating new Vortex wind-driven generators was discovered. That is a new and innovative method that uses wind as a natural source of energy. 

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Wind Turbine Blades – ( Solar Thermal Magazine) The longest rotor blade in the world. At lest in 2012 this one built by Siemens may still be the biggest being 75 meters in size. The monster blade is made fiberglass with no manufacturing seams and no splices.

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Large Wind Turbine ( Tek-THinK ) Have you ever wondered what is in a wind turbine? Sure there is a blade and generator but how does all go together? Enjoy the video

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Vertical Axis Wind Turbine ( TeK-TH!nK) Here are 2 videos that show you how to make a VAWT or vertical axis wind turbine out of plywood. If you are handy with some woodworking tools you will find these 2 hosts present a safe and easy method for making your own home vertical wind axis turbine. […]

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The perfect Wind Energy Turbine Blade using new technology ( Tek-THink.com ) Scientists and engineers at DLR Göttingen have achieved what in their opinion is a world first. Using a specially designed high speed camera arrangement they have captured the deformation of an aircraft propeller blade during flight. There where many challenges with designing and […]

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The Buoyant Airborne Turbine ( BAT) from Altaeros Energies – ( TeK-THink ). This for sure is a different kind of wind turbine in that it is not fixed to the ground but rather tethered to the ground. Part of the challenge of locating land based wind turbines is that wind patterns can change dramatically over […]

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