Category Archives: Renewable Energy

Nano Generator | Produce Electricity With The Pinch Of Two Fingers | Energy Harvesting Technologies

After six years of intensive effort, scientists are reporting development of the first commercially viable Nano generator, a flexible chip that can use body movements — a finger pinch now en route to a pulse beat in the future — to generate electricity. This development represents a milestone toward producing portable electronics that can be powered by body movements without

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Modern Wind Turbine | Common AC Generator Types | Squirrel Cage Rotor Induction Generator

Invented by Nikola Tesla and Mikhail Dolivo-Dobrovolsky in the late 19th century, the Squirrel Cage Induction Machine can be successfully used as generator in small scale hydro applications. Simple, robust and compact, it is ranked as the most reliable type of electric generator, mainly due to the small number of components. The power and speed range are standardized, making the

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Low Voltage Ride-Thru Technology (LVRT) | Wind Turbine Technology

In renewable power generation the wind energy has been noted as the most rapidly growing technology; it attracts interest as one of the most cost-effective ways to generate electricity from renewable sources. Because of some challenges such as conventional energy sources consumption,  pollution,  global climate change and security of energy supply, significant efforts have been made to develop renewable energy

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WindVAR Technology | Wind Volt-Amp-Reactive | Various Wind Power Generator Technologies

Today through Wind Volt-Amp-Reactive (“WindVAR”) electronics, voltage is controlled and regulated in real-time. Similar to conventional utility generator, WindVAR supplies reactive power to the grid at the time its needed. in a fraction of a second , regulating system voltage and stabilizing weak grids. With the ability to supply reactive power to the grid Wind VAR opens the door to

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Introduction To Wind Turbine | Wind Turbine Design | Wind Turbine Technology

Wind energy is the world’s fastest-growing energy technology.  It is a clean energy source that is reliable, efficient, and reduces the cost of energy for homeowners, farmers, and businesses. Wind turbines can be used to produce electricity for a single home or building, or they can be connected to an electricity grid for more widespread electricity distribution. They can even

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Portable Solar Power Plant, Water Purifier And Fuel Cell In One | Hydra Water Purifier

In many areas of the world, and also during times of natural disasters, clean drinking water and access to power are scarce.  The company The Essential Element has designed the Hydra water purifier and fuel cell to take care of both of those problems at once. The Hydra is equipped with a 2.88 kW solar panel array that runs a

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