Wind Training - Residential Wind Maintenance and Repair

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Guemes Island, WA - Wind-electric systems often require the most maintenance and have the most problems of any renewable electricity system. This workshop includes a brief review of basic wind-electric system design principles and practice, and then focuses on maintenance, troubleshooting, and repair of these systems. This is an advanced workshop, intended for experienced wind-electric system users, designers, and installers, or for those who have attended SEI's Residential Wind workshop. Classroom sessions will complement extensive hands-on work.

Topics include:

  • Wind Energy Basics Review
  • Tower Inspection & Safety
  • Tilting & Climbing Towers
  • Turbine Removal
  • Troubleshooting & Repair
  • Electrical & Mechanical Repair
  • System Maintenance
  • System Operation & Upgrad
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