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Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 04-21-2013, 06:04 AM
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Posted By Plowpoint
Yep, you certainly hit the nail on the head in...

Yep, you certainly hit the nail on the head in terms of Return on Investment and Purchase Cost. My Uncle has a grid-based bought wind mill and it is a total waste of money. Initial cost was 17,000...
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 04-20-2013, 07:42 AM
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Posted By Plowpoint
Thanks for doing the math on that for me. I...

Thanks for doing the math on that for me.

I should have suspected it; wind is just junk energy and is unusable. I say that because despite being in a high wind area, everyone that has tried wind...
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 04-13-2013, 08:19 AM
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Posted By Plowpoint
What I heat is dependent upon what the...

What I heat is dependent upon what the wind-thermal unit produces for btu's. In doing a detailed calculation of my home, I need a 65,000 btu heating appliance for my heat loss. I would have to size...
Forum: Hydro/Wind/Wood/Geothermal 03-30-2013, 08:19 AM
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Posted By Plowpoint
Wind Thermal

Chrisser had a great idea for Wind-Thermal, which is using wind to produce heat. In my home's case, I live on a hill and have plenty of wind, but really do not need electricity as much as I need warm...
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