New Bladeless Wind Turbine Claimed to be Twice as Efficient as Conventional Designs

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    New Bladeless Wind Turbine Claimed to be Twice as Efficient as Conventional Designs


    Derek Markham
    Technology / Wind Technology
    August 3, 2012


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    I got to hand it to these people. Some of this stuff is really effin cool...The question really is will it be there when you need it? :eusa_boohoo:
     
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    Regardless of the capture mechanism, wind energy systems and other variable and intermittant natural energy systems work best when they are used in conjunction with storage systems which allow one to smooth out the actual grid contribution. I prefer the use of pumped hydro systems, but there are lots of other suitable storage systems.
     
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    I like this design. I am close to putting up home made wind and soalr panel set up.
     

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