LINCOLN, Neb. — A Feb. 13 Webcast will offer an overview of small wind turbines.
Basics of Farm/Residential Small Wind Turbines is from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Participants just need a computer with Internet access to take part in the program.
Go to http://ianrnews.unl.edu/static/0901230.shtml and click on “Meeting Log-in” to participate. For access to the meeting, click “Enter as a Guest,” type your name and click “Enter Room.”
Topics include: Applications, estimating wind turbine production, policies and economics, the process for installing small wind turbines, small wind system components and technology questions.
Antonio C. Jimenez of the National Renewable Energy Laboratory/National Wind Technology Center will be the speaker. Jimenez is a member of the NREL Wind Powering America team. He administers NREL’s Native American Anemometer Loan Program and provides analysis assistance to tribes contemplating wind energy projects.