Introduction to Wind Energy Systems and Incentives in Ohio

2010
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Times are EDT - Green Energy Ohio invites you to participate in the second of a series of webinars designed to educate Ohioans on clean energy technologies and the incentives that drive their adoption across the Buckeye State.

This webinar is designed for anyone new to the wind energy industry that has an interest to learn the basics, and passion to explore opportunities in the emerging green energy economy. The focus of the webinar is on small wind energy systems, including an overview of the wind resource and fundamentals, common types of systems and components, site selection and installation considerations, incentives and payback, and a brief overview of utility scale wind in Ohio.

General Outline for the Webinar
1. Overview of Ohio's Energy Use
2. Brief History of Harnessing Wind Energy
3. Types of Wind Turbines
4. Wind Turbine Components & Associated Functions
5. Wind Turbine Installation Considerations
6. Wind Energy Incentives
7. Roles and Certifications Associated with Wind System Design and Installation  

Green Energy Ohio Wind Program Manager, Kemp Jaycox, and Green Energy Ohio Wind Program Coordinator, Emily Sautter, will be the featured speakers for the webinar. Kemp and Emily run GEO's Wind Program which offers Wind Resource Assessment and Wind Turbine Feasibility Studies. An active wind energy system installer will also provide a case study of an installed system.

Support for this webinar is provided by funding from the Ohio Department of Development, Ohio Energy Resources Division Grant No. 10-06. 

For more information visit:
Green Energy Ohio

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