SMALL WIND TURBINE INSTALLATION
Thurs, 6 - 9 pm, 9/18 - 11/6
Field Work: Sat 10 am - 4 pm, 9/13, 9/20
24 hours, $225
This lecture/lab introduction to commercial and residential small wind power offers hands-on instruction at our Brooklyn Navy Yard training site. Students will learn to prepare a site survey, select and size equipment, and monitor power output. Topics include wind speeds, site analysis, turbine types, installation methods, power output calculations, and costs of a wind system after incentives. Permits ordinances and certifications for small wind will be discussed. This training can be applied to the education requirement (A) to sit for the NABCEP Small Wind Installer Certification exam. Students whoattend all sessions will receive a certificate of completion.
Did You Know that there are several interesting installations in New York City and nearby?
Another UGE project at 45-56 Pearson street in LIC will power common area lights in this residential building.
The Philly Eagles Stadium has- according to the NY Times, A winning mix of Wind, biodiesal and solar power.